The Cross River State Government Recruitment for an Environmentalist


Cross River State is strategically located in the oil-rich Niger Delta region in the South-South geo-political zone of Nigeria and shares international boundary(s) with Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea. It occupies a land mass of 23,074 square km and human population in excess of 3 million. The State is home to the World’s second-largest preserved rain forest and the famous Annual Calabar Carnival.

We are seeking to hire young high flying professionals for project below withing the role and specialization below:

Job Position: Environmentalist

Job Location: Cross River
Specialization: Environmental Sciences

Project Details

  • The Bakassi Integrated Deep Seaport Project Outline Business Case has received the Federal Government of Nigeria’s regulatory approval
    . The project on completion is expected to deepen the State’s economy with corresponding positive impact on its people. The integrated project comprises a green field deep seaport and a 6-lane superhighway providing evacuation access from the proposed port location to the boundary with Northern Nigeria in Benue State, in the first instance.
  • Cross River State Government in collaboration with the Federal Government of Nigeria’s inter-ministerial project steering committee (consisting of the Federal Ministries of Transportation and Finance, Nigeria Ports Authority and Infrastructure Concession & Regulatory Commission) has recently engaged world-class transaction advisory firm for the Full Business Case (including financial close) phase of the project.
  • A key component of the project is local capacity development and retention for purposes of sustainability.

Requirements

  • Candidates must possess a minimum of Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent qualification with a second class upper / upper credit in Environmental Sciences from a reputable institution of learning and must not be more than 30 years old at the time of submission of this application.

Professional Qualifications:

  • Membership of the professional body in line with applicants’ academic qualifications will be an added advantage: Nigeria Environmental Society

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their Applications and detailed Curriculum Vitae in a sealed envelope to:
The Chairman,
State Bakassi Integrated Deep Seaport Project Steering Committee,
State Planning Commission Building, First Floor,
New State Secretariat Complex,
Murtala Mohammed Highway,
Calabar - Cross River State.

Note

  • Female and physically challenged persons are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Acknowledgement receipts would be issued at the point of submission of application.
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