Sustainability Specialist (M/F/D)

wintershall dea

Mexico City, Mexico

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Local Contract

Health, Safety, Environment & Quality (HSEQ)



What you can expect
What you can expect

What you can expect – text
  • Get involved in the development of an ESG (Environmental Social Governance) Strategy for the Business Unit, in line with the corporate strategy.
  • Implement the local CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) strategy.
  • Deliver the local sustainability report.
  • Perform the sustainability assessments for every stage for DG’s (Decision Gate) of current projects, Operated and non-operated assets.
  • Support the BU on CSR and sustainability topics.
  • Follow up on the corporate environmental strategy and requirements.
  • Research and identify environmental best practices to be implemented in the BU.
  • Create and develop an organization’s short- and long-term sustainability strategies.
  • Research regulatory compliance requirements that impact company operations.
  • Drafting and implement social responsibility initiatives.
  • Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of sustainability programs, and when needed, recommending changes to close strategic gaps.
  • Partnering with contractors that are committed to furthering green initiatives.
  • Organize company-wide environmental volunteer activities.
  • Research ways to incorporate recycled materials into a company’s production line.
  • Develop communication materials for staff, internal and external stakeholders regarding a company’s sustainability goals.
  • Tracking sustainability strategies’ financial efficiency.

What we expect
What we expect

What we expect
  • Bachelor’s in Petroleum Engineer, Chemical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Environmental
  • Master degree desired on Environmental or Sustainability
  • Minimum 5 years in the field of Oil & Gas ideally in Project Development/Management or, Strategic Planning and/or Sustainability/ESG roles.
  • Strong understanding of the E&P industry.
  • Basic understanding of CSR and sustainability topics and its potential impact in new business opportunities.
  • Strategic thinking and sound business judgement in conditions of significant uncertainty
  • Analytical skills to evaluate the performance of various initiatives and conduct research on changes to environmental regulatory procedures.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Leadership
  • Problem-solving, understand how to identify and remedy problems by finding creative solutions.
  • Teamwork attitude.
  • Enthusiastic, open and driven individual with strong HSEQ and leadership skills.
  • Fluent English and spanish written and spoken.

We offer
We offer

We offer (external)
  • Responsibility from day one in a challenging and multidisciplinary working environment.
  •  Networking and familiarization within the company.
  • Work & life service which provides advice and supports in all matters affecting work, life, family and health.
  • Global career opportunities and attractive remuneration packages. · Provide advice and guidance on HSEQ values, policies and procedures thus fostering consistency and a common approach to where it adds value.
  • Diversity and Inclusion are core elements of our people and organizational culture. We believe that people diverse – including and not limited to gender, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, religious belief, nationality, social background, disability and thinking style – enrich our lives and strengthen our business. Above all, we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates as we champion a culture of belonging that provides fair and equal opportunities for all.


Wintershall Dea is a leading independent European gas and oil company with more than 120 years of experience as an operator and project partner along the entire E&P value chain. The company with German roots and headquarters in Kassel and Hamburg explores for and produces gas and oil in 11 countries worldwide in an efficient and responsible manner. With activities in Europe, Latin America and the MENA region (Middle East & North Africa), Wintershall Dea has a global upstream portfolio and, with its participation in natural gas transport, is also active in the midstream business. And we develop carbon management and low carbon hydrogen projects to contribute to climate goals and secure energy supplies. More in our Annual Report.


Wintershall Dea was formed from the merger of Wintershall Holding GmbH and DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG, in 2019. Today, the company employs more than 2,000 people worldwide from almost 60 nations.