Social Studies Officer Oil Pipeline Job Opportunities – TOTAL

Title:          Social Studies Officer
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
Total is a global
integrated energy producer and provider, a leading international oil and gas
company, and the world’s second-ranked solar energy operator with SunPower. Our
100,000 employees around the world are committed to better energy that is
safer, cleaner, more efficient, more innovative and accessible to as many
people as possible.  As a responsible corporate citizen, we focus on
ensuring that our operations in more than 130 countries worldwide consistently
deliver economic, social and environmental benefits.  In Uganda, we are a
major player in the Oil and Gas sector with 125 service stations across the
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Ensuring scopes of work are developed in line with relevant
    requirements to deliver social studies (including Resettlement Action
    Plan) and methodologies in compliance with project schedule and technical
    needs, regulatory requirements and international standards.
  • Reviewing the documentation developed by external contractors,
    Coordinating with Upstream to ensure harmonized approach and consistent
    implementation of societal and land access strategies & specifications
    in all of the project’s Environmental Social health Impact Assessment
    (ESIA)’s and Resettlement Action Plans (RAP).
  • Contribute to the preparation of comprehensive ESIAs in compliance
    with regulatory requirements and international standards.
  • Ensuring that all societal recommendations (eg. mitigation measures)
    are implemented in the Project.
  • Liaise with the Project Development Team, and all other entities for
    all common matters.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicants for the TOTAL Social Studies Officer job opportunity
    should hold a University degree in Environment & Social Sciences, Environment
    & Energy Engineering, Sustainable Development or equivalent.
  • Five years’ experience in oil and gas industry working in
    Development Projects, and H3SE positions.
  • Knowledge of the international standards and associated H3SE
  • Ability to maintain good relations with a wide range of local
    stakeholders, NGOs, donors, local authorities, local communities.
  • Good report writing and analytical skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proven ability to manage contractors and supervise a team.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English, Kiswahili, Luganda and other
    languages spoken in the project area
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should apply online at the link below.
Deadline: 31st August 2018
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