Environmental and Social Science Expert

Niras

, , KE

Description

The global objective of the assignment is to support the Kenyan energy sector, in particular KenGen, and to contribute to climate change mitigation, increasing the renewable energy power generation in Kenya, diversifying the energy resources (vis-à-vis predominant geothermal
energy) and meeting the peak load.

Qualifications required

Only the experts meeting the set criteria will be shortlisted and contacted.

– Must possess at least a master’s degree in environmental sciences or equivalent qualification ;
– A degree in social sciences is an advantage.

– Fluent in English

Professional experience required

– At least 6 years of experience in the infrastructure sector

– At least 3 years of cumulative experience as environmental and social expert in infrastructure projects ;
– Previous experience in carrying out environmental and social impact assessment -ESIA ;
– Experience in site environmental assessment and restrictions, environmental impacts across the design, construction, operation, and decommissioning phases and environmental risk assessment ;
– Experience in social analysis.

Duration

370 on Team Level

Commencement

the 2nd of May 2020

Deadline For Applications

2020-03-27


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED