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Title:  Risk Manager

Job Number:  6770

Parnell, AUK, NZ, 1052

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.  



From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.



While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.



Are you up for the challenge?



John Holland is currently looking for an experienced Risk Manager to join our project team located in South Auckland. As the Risk Manager you will support, facilitate and foster the development of risk management culture to ensure risks and opportunities are proactively identified, assessed and controlled.  



Responsibilities of the role include;


  • Ensure risk management activities are undertaken to maximise John Holland’s ability to secure new projects and deliver successful project and business outcomes
  • Provide a framework and guidance to ensure that all key risks are identified, assessed, mitigated and managed
  • Support the project by conducting the required John Holland risk management process, including the development of project risk management plans and procedures
  • Facilitation of risk workshops for “project risk and opportunity”, “Safety in Design” and “Workplace Risk Assessment”
  • Use of both qualitative rating assessment and quantitative costing processes such as deterministic costings and probabilistic modelling
  • Present risk management outcomes to a range of stakeholders including senior management and clients
  • Involvement in the lessons learned processes to inform the ongoing planning and continuous improvement process



To be successful in this key role, you must have;


  • Degree in Risk, Engineering, Construction and/or Planning
  • Practical project delivery risk management experience in the construction industry
  • Minimum of 5 years previous experience in a similar role in engineering, construction and/or resource industries, or minimum of 7 years previous in project management role in engineering, construction and/or resource industries
  • Proficiency in the operation and application of project risk assessment processes and tools.
  • Understanding of probabilistic risk assessment software tools and their application.




As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives. Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.



We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.

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