Lead Environmental Specialist


Join us in this role where you’ll take on a global role responsible for providing expert advice and guidance in environmental management with focus on all aspects of waste management, water management, environmental aspects and impacts, emissions, and energy efficiency. You’ll oversee, create, and operationalise environmental strategies and initiatives globally. You’ll develop, maintain, improve, and implement global environmental management processes, and collaborate with internal stakeholders worldwide.


Welcome to QHSE
You’ll be part of QHSE Improvement where you, together with your colleagues, will support the operationalisation of our environmental agenda and assist our organisation with environmental matters globally. We play a key role in our management system by owning +60 QHSE processes, while engaging with colleagues from all parts of the organisation constantly. You’ll be a part of a diverse team, with a shared vision to create a culture of care within our organisation. As a team, we rely on frequent, plentiful written communication to ensure clarity in the activities we’re engaged in and strive to have a growth mindset and learn on a continuous basis.


You’ll play an important role in:

  • being responsible for our global environmental management processes and programmes
  • providing expert advice for our global environmental processes and programmes
  • planning and executing various environmental improvement initiatives
  • conducting internal environmental audits
  • contributing to the development of environmental KPIs globally
  • developing, maintaining, improving, and implementing processes in our management system.


To succeed in the role, you:

  • have solid knowledge of environmental management and waste management principles and practices
  • are an excellent communicator
  • have good analytical skills
  • have business and commercial acumen
  • are a self-starter and a go-getter
  • can positively exert influence at all organisational levels.


Maybe you’ve read the above and can see you have some transferable skills, even though they don’t quite match all the points. If you think you can bring something to the team, we still encourage you to apply.


Join a global leader in renewable energy
Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here, you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.


Shape the future with us
Send your application to us as soon as possible. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate.


If you need to request any adjustments or accommodations to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process we're happy to discuss alternative arrangements.


Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.

About the job

Application deadline:  30 April 2024

Kuala Lumpur, MY

Field of work:  QHSE
Employment type:  Permanent
Work hours:  Full-time
Workplace:  Hybrid (office and home-working)

Imagine a future with Ørsted

About Ørsted

- We develop, construct, and operate offshore and onshore wind farms, solar energy farms, storage facilities, and bioenergy plants in Europe, Asia, and North America. 

- Our vision is to create a world that runs entirely on green energy.

- We’ve been ranked as one of the world’s most sustainable energy companies for the past six years. 

- We’re headquartered in Denmark.

- We have over 8,600 employees, working in 15 countries and growing. 


An inclusive team

Ørsted wants all employees to have the same opportunities for impact and growth, regardless of age, nationality, disability, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation or beliefs. We’re committed to secure an inclusive work environment characterised by a respect for all people so everyone feels free to openly share their input and ideas.