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Snr. Environmental Engineer

Rawdat Al Khail, Qatar
June 15, 2019

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Johnson Friday Okolie- IIRSM, CIEH

Profession: Environmental and Sustainability Engineer

Mobile: +974********


Language: English

Skype: Okolie. Johnson


Dedicated Environmental and Sustainability Engineer with 11+ years ‘of experienced in environmental management duties

within the oil and gas, Construction of building, Construction of roads & Infrastructure, and landscaping industries. Results- driven, Ashghal, Lusail, NPP Approved with a dept Knowledge at accessing and utilizing various electronic compliance management systems. Focused on implementing environmental regulations and tracking relevant data. Demonstrated ability

to improve processes, increase cost -efficiency, develop operational solutions motivate teams and attain Major environmental compliance goals. Able to drive, deploy and maintain practical, enduring environmentally conscious products with a high degree of client’s satisfaction. Productive contributor to team, managed tasks, with ability to successfully deliver multiple Projects

under the tightest deadlines.


Vast environmental management experience specific to the oil and gas industry

Extensive knowledge of current environmental monitoring procedures

Proficient in the use of all industry standard data tracking programs

Familiar with EPA regulations specific to the oil and gas industry

Ability to identify possible environmental issues and offer practical solutions

Ability to work well in group and team settings

Excellent communications skills Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication, inter-personal, analytical, team work and leadership skills

Sound knowledge on identification, assessment, monitoring and management of air emissions, water and wastewater collection, treatment & disposal, energy consumption & greenhouse gas emissions, noise & vibration monitoring, chemicals storage, handling & transport, hazardous & non-hazardous waste transport and disposal requirements.

Knowledge on Ecological Sustainable Development (ESD) principles and techniques, methods and technologies to drive sustainability by minimizing waste emissions, energy consumption, material usage, recycling initiatives including raising awareness and motivation to achieve the corporate, business and environmental goals, objectives and targets

Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point

Proficient with environmental management systems (EMS) and electronic compliance management systems

Familiarity with environmental regulations, Operating Permits relating to oil and gas industry, PWA/MME/ASHGHAL new requirements, Permitting and Approvals process

Certificate in ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System.

Broad knowledge of Environmental aspects within offshore Oil and Gas

Broad Knowledge of MS Standards

Excellent written and spoken English

Excellent presentation skills with multi-discipline background

Ability to multi-task and work independently

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Strong computer skills.


Environmental Performance Recognition Green Award Certificate from Ashghal for LRDP-Bin Omran Contracting and Trading.

Green Award for the best Environmental performing Project and Green Award for Environmental Initiatives at Lusail City for Nakheel Landscapes (CP10-C1)

RAG Award for the best practice Green Rating- Al Sraiya Trading & Contracting and Dar Al- Hadassah at Al -Ghuwayriya site


Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences and Management

Location: Anambra State University Uli, Nigeria

Start Date: 2003

Completion Year: 2008

Environmental Science/Management entails water resource management, climatologist, baseline study, collecting/analyzing data, field trips, coastal management, marine, protection of flora/funa. Develop solutions for a sustainable future, conservation and ecology, environmental science, laboratory and research work, urban and regional planning.

Major: Environmental Science and Management.

Graduated with Second class Upper.


Position Company

Environmental & Sustainability Engineer Bin Omran Trading & Contracting

September 2017-Present Doha – Qatar

Project Environmental Engineer Nakheel Landscapes

June 2015 - August 2017 Doha – Qatar

Environmental Specialist AL SRAIYA TRADING & CONTRACTING

September 2013 – May 2015 Doha – Qatar

Assistant Environmental Engineer Fabrico Oil and Gas Limited

January 2011- June 2012 Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Environmental Officer Tudaka Petroleum & Gas Co Ltd

2009 – 2010 Oregun Industrial Estate, Ikeja, Lagos.


Bin Omran Trading & Contracting - Doha, Qatar

Environmental Engineer, I manage all Environmental requirement and supporting tasks for monitoring

Roads and Infrastructure works in Rawdat Egdaim and Ezghawa (DW077-P01) & Al Froosh / Al Kharaitiyat (DN107-P01) Local Roads and Drainage Program (LRDP)

Prepare, review, update environmental investigation reports and close all environmental non-compliance

Design projects leading to environmental protection, such as water reclamation facilities, air pollution control systems, and operations that convert waste to resources

Specialist knowledge on Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Studies, EIA Scope of Work / Terms of References, Environmental Permits and approval process, Construction Environmental Management Plan (CEMP), Environmental Management Procedures, and knowledge on applicable national and international environmental laws, regulations and standards

Serve as liaison with state, and local agencies and officials on issues pertaining to solid and hazardous waste program requirements.

Obtain, update, and maintain plans, permits, and standard operating procedures

Provide technical support for environmental remediation projects and for legal actions

Analyze scientific data, do quality-control checks and Update Monthly Environmental and Sustainability KPI

Monitor the progress of environmental improvement programs

Maintain the Chemical Inventory/Material Safety Data Sheet files for each storage bay.

Conduct weekly inspections to ensure proper safety and storage of all hazardous materials stored.

Complete all documentation, marking and labelling of hazardous materials.

Complete all documentation for disposal of hazardous wastes

Implementing an Environmental Management System (EMS) suitable to the Project

Monitoring and reporting on environmental compliance;

Address environmental problems and environmental sustainability

Monitoring construction activities and performance to ensure that identified and appropriate control measures are implemented, effective and comply with the CEMP;

Maintaining day-to-day contact on all environmental issues with the GEC;

Carrying out regular site inspections and Audit

Providing environmental training for site personnel and sub-contractors;

Managing and reviewing the environmental monitoring programme, including requirements for noise, vibration, and dust and producing routine reports;

Establishing and maintaining an Incident Response Team that is capable of immediately responding to any environmental incident and implementing immediate control measures to minimise the impact of any incident;

Developing a waste strategy to be used throughout the Project;

Identifying and ensuring correct procedures are in place for the disposal of hazardous waste

To counsel workers on safety health & hygiene issues

Encouraging and motivating workers for better performance.

Nakheel Landscapes - Doha, Qatar

As Project Environmental Engineer I manage New Port Project (NPP-0087) Mesaieed Port Access Road Landscaping & Construction Package CP10 C1 (Landscapes Works for Lusail Highway and Southern Interchange), and Lusail Development Fox Hills & Crescent Pack Landscapes (CP10-E1) where I

Prepare, review, and update environmental investigation and recommendation reports.

Collaborate with Stakeholder, planners, engineers, and other specialists, and experts in law and business to address environmental problems.

Maintain the Chemical Inventory/Material Safety Data Sheet files for each storage bay.

Conduct weekly inspections to ensure proper safety and storage of all hazardous materials stored.

Complete all documentation, marking and labeling of hazardous materials.

Complete all documentation for disposal of hazardous wastes.

Obtain, update, and maintain plans, permits, and standard operating procedures

Provide technical-level support for environmental remediation and litigation projects, including remediation system design and determination of regulatory applicability.

Monitor progress of environmental improvement programs.

Inspect construction activities and programs to evaluate operational effectiveness and ensure compliance with environmental regulations.

Provide administrative support for projects by collecting data, providing project documentation, training staff, and performing other general administrative duties.

Develop proposed project objectives and targets, and report to management on progress in attaining them.

Advise Operation team about environmental policies and standards.

Assess the existing or potential environmental impact of land use projects on air, water, and land.

Assist in budget implementation, forecasts, and administration.

Develop site-specific health and safety protocols, such as spill contingency plans and methods for loading and transporting waste.

Coordinate and manage environmental protection programs and projects, assigning and evaluating work.

Serve as liaison with state, and local agencies and officials on issues pertaining to solid and hazardous waste program requirements.

Prepare hazardous waste manifests and land disposal restriction notifications.

Develop and present environmental compliance training or orientation sessions.

Develop, implement, and manage plans and programs related to conservation and management of natural resources.

Provide environmental engineering assistance in network analysis, regulatory analysis, and planning or reviewing database development.

Conduct emission test, Noise, dust and monitor the project machines, equipment’s, vehicles conditions & performance against the project emission requirement.

Attend bi-weekly Environmental Meetings & Workshop with PMC/NPP

Carrying out different awareness programs as per requirements

Making workers aware of the rules and regulation of the company

ASTC (Al Sraiya Trading & Contracting - Doha, Qatar

As Environmental Specialist I manage Construction of Two Healthcare Centers Al Karana & Al -Ghuwayriya, Three New Schools@ Umm Slam.,

Provide expert engineering advice regarding all environmentally related activities

Develop and implement plans of action to minimize negative environmental impact

Organize and direct initial environmental site assessment

Perform field tests and research, gathering all necessary information, samples and data

Obtain all necessary permits for compliance

Perform frequent quality control checks and environmental impact tests as needed

Present finding and recommendations

Work as liaison to EPA and any other local regulatory agencies

Conduct in-house education on federal, state, and local environmental regulations

Perform detailed calculations, analysis and create engineering design plans

Increase company efficiency and profitability

Prepare weekly and monthly environmental reports to Public Works Authority

Attend Public Works Authority (PWA) & Programme management consultant (PMC) Monthly Environmental Meeting.

Ensure any changes to the CEMP are made known to all staff and subcontractors;

Prepare information for environmental site training (toolbox talks);

Ensure materials being used on the site are environmentally friendly and safe;

Conduct audits and inspections as required by the CEMP at work sites

Ensure full compliance related to applicable environmental regulations and other requirements

Deliver environmental awareness training and other environmental training

Demonstrate effective communicative and consultative skills to all, regarding promotion of environmental compliance and best practice.

Identify and implement relevant components of environmental management system.

Conduct re-assessment of environmental aspects and impacts on a periodic basis or when an incident/ accident occurs.

Fabrico Oil and Gas Limited - Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Prepared reports detailing the potential environmental impact of various projects.

Developed environmental training procedures for existing staff and new hires.

Developed and implemented environmental improvement programs.

Researched new methods to prevent environmental threats with upcoming project

Secured permits for local drilling projects.

Prepared daily weekly and quarterly environmental impact reports.

Established project objectives and ensured compliance with EPA regulations.

Implemented updated environmental monitoring procedures and provided related

Designed sampling patterns for EIA, PIA and biological monitoring exercise, interfaced with subcontractors handling Environmental exercise and reviewed their reports.

Monitored the deployment of Semi Permeable Membrane Device (SPMDs) to enable in-situ measurement of concentrated traces of organic contaminant.

Participated in BBS Programs and drilling activities, investigated incidents and prepare report following the company’s policy, conducted pre- tour meetings, reviewed JSA, ensured Rig HSE performance is regularly measured and reported, carried out HSE awareness on the rig and ensured contractors understand operation safety plan.

Gained extensive knowledge of the marine environment and of offshore engineering including working on offshore wind turbine installations.

Responsible for inspecting a wide range of marine installations and producing written reports to tight deadlines.

Developed skills with client consultation and provided face-to-face contact as an on-site consulting engineer.

Assists the Chief Environmental Engineer with the preparation of monthly reports, budgets and day to day management

Conducts and coordinates testing of new equipment and technologies before deploying them into the field

Tudaka Petroleum & Gas Co Ltd - Oregun Industrial Estate, Ikeja, Lagos.

Identified environmental treats and resolved issues in accordance with EPA regulations.

Developed detailed environmental input plans and related follow-up documentation.

Provided technical assistance for various projects as assigned.

Implemented and analyzed the progress of various environmental management programs.

Follow the safety policies and procedures in accordance with the safety plan and the company” s overall objectives and strategy.

Issuing of work permits to conduct minor engineering works at facilities and obtain approval for it.

Utilize safety inspection checklist for daily safety inspection at facilities (covering automatic fire detection and fire suppression systems) in all plant areas in compliance with policies and procedures.

Responsible for notification of safety manager on serious issues related to work place safety and issues which might result in media notification or litigation.

Regularly calibrate all safety equipment and inspect the operability of first aid supplies, fire equipment and fire extinguishers where required throughout the site to ensure it is in serviceable and operable order in case of accident.

Report unsafe conditions and /or unsafe acts of workers. Cordon off dangerous places with a proper fence and provide visible and appropriate warning signs.

Post safety information, instructions, warnings and danger signs throughout the site.

Distribute company safety posters and provide input to safety manager on recommendations for future safety media.



Training Institute: Orbits

Date: 2015


Training Institute: Orbits

Date: 2015

ISO 14001 Lead Auditor in View

Training Institute: DISS

Date 2016

Working at Height a combined Occupational health, Safety, Environmental & Fire Prevention Forum Training Institute: Doka Qatar

Date Attended: 2017

Basic First Aid Training

Training Institute: UAQ

Date Attended: 2018


Sex: Male

Nationality: Nigerian

Marital Status: Married

Language: English

Date of Birth: 1984/9/9

Visa Status: Transferable Visa/NOC Available

Address: Building No 32 Al Malta Street, Medina Khalifa North, Doha Qatar.

License: Qatar, Nigeria


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