Project Risk Analyst

Project Risk Analyst (Various Levels) – (Contract)

Williams Industrial Services Group, LLC 


The Project Risk Analyst is responsible for assisting with overall management of comprehensive corporate risk management/insurance program with a concentration on risk identification, risk transfer and risk retention techniques. Coordinates closely with operations/project management, safety, human resources, legal and estimating while implementing risk management policies and procedures to protect project execution. 


  • Lead and provide technical support to the management of project risk through facilitation of regular risk reviews at the contract / project level
  • Provide cost and schedule risk modelling
  • Prepare detailed project risk reports as required for the reporting cycle
  • Responsible for taking an active role in the continuous improvement of the risk management function
  • Demonstrate technical risk management acumen – including the building and running of detailed quantitative cost and schedule risk models and the interpretation of analysis results
  • Ensure that all program team members comply with the risk management plan, procedures, requirements of assigned scope of work
  • Review plans and lead activities related to mitigation, planning, control, review and reporting
  • Identify project risks, input data for assigned scope and assist in continuous improvement risk management process
  • Work closely with program delivery teams and program control teams
  • Perform day-to-day management of the Active Risk Manager (ARM) system



  • Minimum of 5+ years of related experience
  • Bachelor of Engineering, Analytical or Finance Degree acceptable  / equivalent qualification
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) and Risk Management qualification is considered an asset
  • Excellent people skills and ability to communicate effectively with a variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent MS Office skills – Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Experience in using industry standard software packages and applications – Active Risk Manager (ARM), Primavera Risk Analysis (PRA), etc.
  • Experience in Sword Active Risk highly considered

Williams is proud to be an equal opportunity employer; valuing and respecting diversity. We encourage applications from qualified members of the four designated groups.

Mechanical Estimator

The Estimator reports to the respective senior lead for their estimating group.  

Support and provide leadership for their respective estimates. Understands and articulates comprehensive planning of estimate(s), and delivery of same. Becomes the subject matter expert for Cleopatra and drives efficiency within the assigned groups. Able to articulate the project lifecycle and how it applies to estimating.


  • Analyzes documents, specifications, proposals, addendums in preparation for pricing 
  • Develop complete estimates for large, complex infrastructure jobs
  • Performs any estimate related oral and/or written communications with clients 
  • Reviewing project site prior to estimate preparation 
  • Performs quantity take-off from construction drawings where applicable 
  • Obtains quotes from suppliers and incorporate into estimate 
  • Oversees the distribution of appropriate documentation appropriately upon award of project 
  • Stationed on major project as required 
  • Manages Scope Changes as required 
  • Maintains files and correspondence on active and completed projects 
  • Collaborates with Operations to drive project success and learning 
  • Drives Estimating process / procedure compliance and consistency 


  • A four-year degree in Construction Management, Engineering or a current trade certificate is required.
  • Experience in planning and understanding field work in a construction environment is essential.
  • Understanding of estimating software such as Cleopatra is an asset.
  • Understanding of Microsoft Excel and formulas is also an asset. Nuclear experience is a definite asset.
  • Understanding of AACEI best practice and membership in an AACEI chapter is an asset.


  • Possess the ability to work closely and collaboratively with the project team.
  • Excellent written and oral skills.
  • Excellent communicator in all aspects of the role to those involved on the project.