Secunda Synfuels Operations (SSO) operates the world’s largest coal-to-liquids (CTL) facility and produces synthesis gas (syngas) through coal gasification and natural gas reforming, using Sasol’s unique and proprietary Fischer-Tropsch technology to manufacture synthetic fuel components, pipeline gas and chemical feedstock. This position is based in Secunda, South Africa and relocation to the Secunda area is a requirement.
ABOUT THE ROLE / PURPOSE OF THE JOB
To provide geohydrology specialist input into water management at the Secunda Operations and to support business to identify and address water related risks, adhere to water related legislation and policies, and improve water management practices.
The incumbent will work within the framework of the Sasol SHE game plan, and is a key input in the formulation of Environmental tactical (for Secunda operations) objective setting.
Provide specialist input (groundwater/ contaminated land) into obtaining and retaining relevant environmental licenses / authorizations
Provide specialist input (groundwater/ contaminated land), relevant to the specific portfolio, into the one Sasol SHE Excellence Approach
Provide specialist input (groundwater/ contaminated land) into identifying environmental risk specific to the portfolio
Provide specialist input (groundwater/ contaminated land) into relevant groundwater, groundwater related complaints, contaminated land and rewatering assessments; co-ordinate and manage specialist study activities.
Report and advise on portfolio specific risks
Provide portfolio specific services as agreed with other stakeholders
Responsibilities + Skills
Support the one Sasol SHE Excellence Approach and provide specialist input into portfolio specific environmental plans.Sustain own high performance and seek opportunities for personal growth monitored through structured performance contract and development planEnsure that vision, values and business direction are embracedCommunicate and execute change and improvement effectively
Computer literacy (Microsoft Office applications Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) and other applications like Google Earth will be an advantage.
M.Sc Geohydrology) with 3 years relevant total work experience.