Environmental Engineer

Job Category: Oil and Gas
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lagos Island

Company Overview:
Sigma Consulting Group, based in Lagos, is a distinguished recruitment firm providing end-to-end recruitment solutions and strategic business consulting services. With over a decade of expertise, we specialize in specialist executive search, volume recruitment, and RPO, catering to high-demand sectors such as healthcare, technology, oil and gas, and e-commerce across Africa.

About Our Client:
Our client is a leading provider of oil and gas services, offering drilling, logistics, and maintenance solutions to support the industry’s operations. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, they have been a key player in the industry since 2009.

Role Summary:
As an Environmental Engineer, you will be responsible for assessing and mitigating environmental risks associated with oil and gas operations. You will work closely with project teams to develop and implement environmental management plans and ensure compliance with environmental regulations and standards.


  • Conduct environmental assessments and impact studies for oil and gas projects, including site evaluations, air quality monitoring, and water quality testing.
  • Develop and implement environmental management plans (EMP) to mitigate environmental risks and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and industry standards.
  • Coordinate environmental permitting and regulatory compliance efforts, including permit applications, regulatory reporting, and inspections.
  • Provide technical support and guidance to project teams on environmental issues, including pollution prevention, waste management, and remediation measures.
  • Monitor environmental performance metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) to track progress and identify areas for improvement.
  • Conduct environmental audits and inspections to assess compliance with environmental policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • Investigate environmental incidents, accidents, and complaints, and implement corrective and preventive actions as necessary.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, including regulatory agencies, contractors, and local communities, to address environmental concerns and build positive relationships.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, developments, and emerging environmental issues, and incorporate best practices into environmental management programs.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, or a related field. Master’s degree or professional certification is a plus.
  • Proven experience in environmental engineering, preferably in the oil and gas industry or a related field.
  • Strong knowledge of environmental regulations, standards, and best practices applicable to oil and gas operations.
  • Experience conducting environmental assessments, impact studies, and permitting activities.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and address complex environmental issues.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate technical information to diverse audiences.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment, with a strong commitment to environmental stewardship.
  • Proficiency in environmental modeling software, GIS, and other relevant tools and technologies.


  • Competitive salary package with opportunities for performance-based bonuses and incentives.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, retirement savings plan, and professional development opportunities.
  • Opportunities for career growth and advancement within the company.
  • Supportive work environment with opportunities for learning and development.
  • Opportunity to work with a reputable company in the oil and gas industry and contribute to its success and growth.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter to hiring@mysigma.io with the subject line “Environmental Engineer Application”.

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