Developmental Project Environmental Specialist-Portugal

Job Type
Emp Type
Full Time
Environment and Renewable Energy
Functional Expertise
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Job Description

Developmental Project Environmental Specialist - Algrave, Portugal


Leap29 have a fantastic new opportunity based in Portugal as a Developmental Project Environmental Specialist for a working for A well-developed Renewable Energy Company. The job requires an individual to oversee that the new projects developed, are implemented in an environmentally responsible and sustainable manner.



  • Environmental assessment:

Conducting environmental assessments, including site surveys and impact assessments, to identify potential environmental risks and impacts associated with renewable energy projects.

  • Environmental management:

Developing and implementing environmental management plans, including mitigating environmental risks and impacts, and ensuring compliance with environmental regulations and standards.

  • Permitting and licensing:

Securing necessary permits and licenses, including environmental permits, and ensuring that projects comply with all applicable environmental regulations and standards. Continuously develop their understanding of current environmental legislation

  • Stakeholder engagement:

Engaging with stakeholders, including local communities, government agencies, and environmental organizations, to manage environmental risks and impacts associated with renewable energy projects.

  • Environmental monitoring:

Monitoring and reporting on environmental performance and compliance, including conducting regular site inspections and preparing environmental reports.

  • Design and implement effective employee training programs.
  • Prepare clear and detailed written reports about field inspections.


Candidate Requirements:

  • A bachelor's or master's degree in environmental science, environmental engineering, or a related field is preferred.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent understanding of environmental regulations and standards in Portugal, as well as international environmental standards, such as ISO 14001.
  • Good knowledge of health and safety programs.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and manage environmental risks and impacts associated with renewable energy projects.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to engage with stakeholders and build relationships.
  • Experience in environmental management and assessment, as well as a strong understanding of the renewable energy sector.
  • The development and project environmental specialist should have a strong commitment to environmental sustainability and be knowledgeable about the latest environmental best practices and technologies. They should be able to work effectively as part of a project team and be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment. The ability to think critically, analyse data, and make informed decisions is also essential for this role.
  • Aptitude to solve problems quickly with advanced conflict resolution skills.


If you would be interested in this fantastic opportunity or have and queries, please send your CV through to Aarifah Madaree


Aarifah Madaree