19-057 – Project Risk Specialist

Courtice, Ontario
Job ID:
Mousumi Saha

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Risk Specialist

Resume Due Date:  Thursday, June 20th (5:00PM EST)                                            

Number of Vacancies: 1

Duration: 12 months

Location: Darlington Energy Complex (DEC), 1855 Energy Drive, Courtice ON

Job Overview

  1. Work collaboratively with stakeholders and independently execute on day-to-day tasks in order to achieve desired results.
  2. Develop and plan work actions and tasks to align with manager, department, and organizational objectives.
  3. Conduct major risk assessments by successfully obtaining information, input, and opinions from various stakeholders and document with proper risk description characterization and mitigation action and status updates.
  4. Provide project teams with risk assessment, risk measurement methodologies, qualitative risk lists/databases for major projects and provide risk register establishment expertise.
  5. Facilitate productive discussion and action where there are diverse and at time conflicting opinions; this requires a high degree of tact and diplomacy to resolve.
  6. Assist with the planning, coordination and monitoring of work assignments for external consultants on major risk management projects.
  7. Support the delivery of consulting engagements, including interviewing stakeholders, researching benchmark data, coordinating responses, analyzing response data, documenting results, reporting recommendations and delivering results to stakeholders.
  8. Monitor and maintain the risk assessment database, ensuring information is accurate and up to date, in accordance with input from business units.





  1. 4 year University Degree in Engineering, Business or related field.
  2. PMP Certification or training or RMP, or similar.
  3. Knowledge of Project Management principles.


  1. 8+ years of risk assessment, project engineering and/or project management experience.
  2. Experience with full cycle project management of complex projects involving diverse stakeholders and multi-disciplinary teams.
  3. Works collaboratively with the teams, ensuring efficiencies on all programs while promoting positive relationships within and across groups and builds commitment to reach desired results.
  4. Ability to interpret and apply provincial and related legislation, regulations, polices and programs.
  5. Strong analytical skills in cost and scheduling with the ability to understand its implication in mitigation action evaluation and contingency development;
  6. Effectively communicate findings, conceptual ideas and design rationale both in writing and verbally.
  7. Strong planning capability and experience with reporting using Microsoft office tools.
  8. Ability to handle multiple projects at a time working within a team environment or independently
  9. Ability to stay focused on goals and work in a fast-paced environment.
  10. Strong organizational and communication skills.
  11. Nuclear experience is an asset.