Assistant Project Manager, Environmental Planning and Permitting

Posted 28 April 2023
Job type Permanent

Company's Benefits

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

Job Description

Your Impact:

When it comes to environmental consulting, we see the world as our greatest resource. That’s why clients trust Jacobs to help solve their most complex environmental challenges and opportunities. We partner with government agencies, municipalities, private sector companies and leading environmental organisations to safely clean-up legacy liabilities for redevelopment, and deliver proven industry expertise on new infrastructure, sustainability and environmental health and safety initiatives around the globe.

Bring your creativity, collaborative spirit and extreme attention to detail, and we’ll help you grow, pursue and fulfill what drives you – so we can deliver extraordinary solutions for a better tomorrow, together.

As one of Singapore's Best Employers 2023, we would like to welcome an Assistant Project Manager to join our Asia Environmental Solutions team in Singapore. Main duties:

  • Working alongside Project Manager on managing Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and/or Environmental Management and Monitoring Plan (EMMP) of large terrestrial/ coastal/ marine infrastructure projects.

  • Business development for EIA/EMMP, Pollution Control study (PCS), and individual air/noise-specific consultancy projects in Singapore and other Southeast Asia.

  • Coordinate with the Client, contractor, sub-consultants, engineering team, and environmental team members to smooth the information exchange and workflow.

  • Working with PM on overall EIA/EMMP report compilation and providing initial check and review

  • Presenting technical reports to The Client and local Government agencies.  Liaise with Local Authorities on acceptance of the EIA/EMMP report.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

To be a successful candidate you shall possess:

  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Environment or related engineering/science discipline

  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in managing EIA/EMMP projects in Singapore

  • Strong communication skills and ability to guide a team of technical professionals to complete tasks

  • Good presentation skills and strong report-writing skills

  • Good interpersonal skills as lead consultant liaising with Local Authorities and Project Stakeholders

  • Knowledge of Singapore legal and authorities’ requirements for EIA, EMMP, and Pollution Control requirements

  • EIA Knowledge or project experience on IFC/Work Bank Framework/Strategy will be an added advantage

  • Past experience related to hydrology assessment, water quality modeling, environmental site assessment, air and noise modeling and assessment will be added advantage

  • Moderate to high competence in using GIS software will be an added advantage

  • Registered Environmental Control Officer will be an added advantage