Environment Compliance Advisor – Project (Full Time)


LNG Canada


Environment Compliance Advisor – Project (FULL-TIME)


Requisition ID: 1087

Please note, this is a FULL Time role for the duration of the Construction project.  THis is not a Part-time role.  We are working with Indeed to correct this.

There’s never been a better time to be working with LNG Canada. 

Why? Because we’re building Canada’s first large-scale LNG facility underpinned by safety, continuous improvement, quality execution and ethics and compliance. Our industry-leading liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility will provide the world’s cleanest LNG, with the lowest carbon intensity.

This is your opportunity to be part of history, in an environment that will challenge you to apply all of your skills, and where you can learn with a diverse team of highly experienced industry professionals and mentors.

LNG Canada maintains a healthy, respectful, and safe environment for all our employees, contractors, partners, and communities. Protecting our people,   community and our operations is our top priority. Our project has committed to meeting some of the strictest regulatory standards in the world.

With gratitude and respect LNG Canada acknowledges our facility is under construction and will be operated on the traditional territory of the Haisla Nation. We also gratefully acknowledge the First Nations in our project area and along our shipping route.

Our Vision: To be the leading LNG export company in British Columbia and the world.

Our Mission: To set the benchmark for economically, environmentally, and socially responsible LNG development in Canada.

Our Values: Respect, collaboration, integrity and safety.

Come join the team making Canadian history!

About the Role

Reporting to the Environmental Compliance Lead, the Environmental Compliance Advisor is responsible for managing and assuring compliance for the LNG Canada Project, Execute phase in Kitimat, BC.

The Environmental Compliance Advisor provides day to day support to LNG Canada environment and construction teams to ensure that compliance is integrated into construction planning and execution, to undertake assurance activities, and to address compliance events as required.

The Environmental Compliance Advisor acts as the compliance focal for construction execution, supporting readiness reviews, technical queries and assurance processes for all LNG Canada Phase 1 construction works.

 To succeed with us in HSSE Department, we need your enthusiasm to: 

  • Demonstrate a relentless commitment towards personal and process safety 
  • Pride and care when dealing with people, your work, and know that every day, you have an impact on safety, your community and environment
  • Utilize flexible innovative thinking with well-developed problem-solving skills
  • Develop strong working relationships within and outside your team, stakeholders to boost co-operation and a One Team approach transcending into multi-disciplinary delivery.
  • Drive knowledge sharing, mentoring, and coaching to accelerate team competence.
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills that inspire and energize people and create a clear sense of direction and priorities.
  • Ability to positively influence people, effectively drive work processes and ensure compliance with policies
  • Comfortable with change and ambiguity such that informed decisions are made without undue delay as we evolve from Construction to Commissioning and start-up
  • Courage to hold strong to views when challenging current practices to encourage exploration of new ideas that drive improvement,
  • Demonstrate a strong personal commitment to Diversity and Inclusion through collaboration across functional and cultural boundaries

You will use your expertise to: 

  • Support a safety-first culture in the project supporting LNG Canada’s journey to be the Safest Project on Earth.
  • Support the ongoing implementation of the LNG Canada Compliance Management System (CMS) and related processes
  • Lead and support integration of compliance into construction planning and execution, including integration into Project schedule for event-driven compliance requirements
  • Provide day-to-day compliance support to the LNG Canada construction and functional teams related to compliance requirements and interpretation of commitments and mitigations
  • Liaise with subject matter experts, Legal Counsel and various LNG Canada functional teams to achieve compliance for the Project
  • Coordinate updates and consultation related to project management plans as defined in permits, approvals and authorizations
  • Manage compliance events related to construction execution, including but not limited to regulatory inspections, information requests and audits
  • Liaise with regulatory agencies at all levels of government to support construction execution, including liaison related to permitting, compliance events and regulatory submissions
  • Support awareness of compliance through all levels of the construction organization
  • Lead compliance assurance activities at the LNG Canada Project site
  • Lead engagements with internal Joint Venture functional teams, selected EPC Contractor and external regulatory, community and First Nation stakeholders as required to deliver effective compliance
  • Participate in review of technical inputs to contract bids and related assessment as required
  • Support interfaces between Project and Asset to ensure successful transition to Operations


To be successful, you will have: 

• Minimum of 4-year Degree related to Science or Engineering field or similar technical background with increased experience

• Knowledge and expertise related to regulatory compliance requirements in British Columbia, in particular related to environmental requirements for project development and construction

• Expertise in the field of Project construction execution, preferably in a major project setting

• Expertise in the field of management systems, specifically related to compliance

• Minimum 5+ years’ experience related to compliance auditing and assurance

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills, particularly with building relationships with internal and external parties

• Ability to lead and influence without direct authority

• Ability to manage complex deliverables, including those that relate to external engagement and consultation

• Great listening, communication, presentation and interpersonal skills, good team working skills in multi-cultural environment.

• Demonstrated ability to act in a lump sum and reimbursable rigorous contracting environment including  holding contractors accountable for contract requirements; effectively cooperating to meet project compliance, safety, quality, schedule and cost targets; and, preventing claims for delay due to interference with contractor’s work and/or not meeting contractor response cycle times.


• Management Systems experience, including working knowledge of ISO 14001 principles

• Experience with evaluation of contract submissions and related processes

• Experience with marine construction, including dredging and piling activities

‘• Working knowledge of regulatory compliance requirements in British Columbia, with a focus on environmental requirements including but not limited to waste management, water management, erosion control, contamination, and wildlife / fish

• Expertise in assurance planning and execution for compliance

• Ability to manage complex deliverables

• Leadership and ability to influence LNG Canada employees and contractors to maintain compliance

 This role requires that you:

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada (i.e., by way of Canadian citizenship, permanent residency, or valid work permit)  
  • Work and reside in Kitimat/Terrace, BC
  • May have some business overnight business travel to Ottawa, Calgary, Vancouver and Victoria as appropriate
  • Have   Key External Interfaces include but are not limited to: Impact Assessment Agency of Canada, British Columbia Oil and Gas Commission, British Columbia Environmental Assessment Office, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Environment and Climate Change Canada, Transport Canada, District of Kitimat, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy, Haisla Nation.
  • Know that this role supports the project and will end approximately June 30, 2024.
  • Part of the Construction team, will work M-F, 10 hrs. day- 50 hrs. per week
  • Willing to work in all season weather conditions, that include rain, and snow.
  • Will be provided temporary housing for those not residing in Kitimat/Terrace region, as per LNG Canada  policy.
  • Are willing to comply with LNGC’s drug-free and harassment-free work environment and comply with all safety policies and procedures.
  • Undergo a pre-placement medical assessment of your fitness for duty, a background check and Pre-Site Access testing for alcohol and specified drugs.
  • Possess valid Driver’s License

About Us  

LNG Canada is a joint venture comprised of Shell Canada Energy (40%) and affiliates of Petronas (25%) PetroChina (15%), Mitsubishi Corporation (15%) and Korea Gas Corporation (5%). The joint venture is building a liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility in Kitimat, British Columbia.

LNG Canada is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workplace and culture, a safe and sustainable facility, strong community and stakeholder relationships. We are a globally-competitive, digitally-connected business, from construction to start-up to steady-state. We have partnered with governments, local communities and First Nations to maximize shared value.


Closing Date

Sep 23, 2021

How to Apply

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