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Jacobs Senior Risk Analyst - Transit / Rail in Toronto, Ontario

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

What we do is more than construction; we play a part in moving a vision from concept to reality. We work every day to create the spaces people live in and the infrastructure to improve their lives. If you want to join a company where you can have tangible impact, join our team in Toronto as a Senior Risk Analyst.

As a Risk Analyst, you’ll play a leading role in the management of project risk through facilitation of regular risk reviews at the contract / project level. We’ll ask you to be responsible for all day-to-day management of the Active Risk Manager (ARM) risk database in relation to your assigned project scope and quantitative risk modelling for your assigned project scope (both cost and schedule).

You’ll also play an active role in producing detailed project risk reports within the transit Program reporting cycle as well as taking an active part in the continuous improvement of the risk management function. You will support the Risk Lead and the Capital Projects Group (CPG) Program Risk Manager in ensuring that all program team members comply with the Risk Management Plan and other ancillary risk-related procedures.

We’ll rely on you to manage mitigation planning and control, review and reporting, and data input for the Active Risk Manager (ARM) while interfacing with the program delivery team to ensure successful project completion.

You’ll be a part of diverse multi-discipline teams allowing you to both share what you know and learn so you can grow. Join us and we will assist you in continued development of your skills and exploring all that you can do across our global company. 

Here’s What You’ll Need:

• At least 5 years experience in a Risk Management related role

• At least 5 years experience in a civil infrastructure / construction project context and/or a program management / project controls environment (Essential)

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management

• Well versed in risk management theory, principles and practice

• Well versed in broader project controls theory, principles and practice

• Highly articulate with practiced presentation and facilitation skills

• Excellent people skills and ability to communicate / interface effectively with a variety of Client Team resources and external stakeholders (e.g. Government representatives)

Ideally, Here’s What You’ll Also Have:

• Demonstrable experience using industry standard software packages and applications – Active Risk Manager (ARM), Primavera Risk Analyser (PRA), @Risk

• Demonstrable technical risk management acumen – including the building and running of detailed quantitative cost and schedule risk models and the interpretation of analysis results

• Experience in a public sector Risk Management role

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.