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Risk Assessment Manager I in Philadelphia, PA at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/12/2019

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Job Description

Our culture is built around our people. Voted a Top Workplace in the Philadelphia region by our employees, we are committed to advancing careers and providing a foundation for professional growth. Urban offers a wide range of health, welfare and financial benefits to our employees, as well as career development through our own Urban Training Institute, tuition assistance program, and certification incentives.

Founded in 1960, Urban provides services for buildings, ports, transit, railroads, airports, bridges, and highways. We specialize in engineering design, environmental, planning, construction services, and program management. By providing innovation, technical excellence, and on-time performance, we create value for a proud Urban family.

Position Description:
The Risk Assessment Manager I will provide professional risk expertise in the oversight of FTA‐funded major capital transit projects. The Risk Assessment Manager I will review project sponsors risk management plans and support documentation to ensure that projects are being built safely, on budget, on schedule, within scope, and in conformance with applicable regulations and guidelines. The Risk Assessment Manager I will be responsible for performing risk and contingency reviews, as assigned, for FTA‐funded major capital transit projects. The individual will serve as a technical resource and subject matter expert in risk assessment and mitigation for transit projects. The Risk Assessment Manager I should have expert knowledge in performing Monte Carlo simulations for risk analysis calculations.


Job Requirements:
Minimum of 7 years of overall experience working on risk assessments, 3 of the 7 years in passenger rail or related transportation modes, and 3 of the 7 years of experience planning, designing and implementing an overall risk management process for an organization. Must have a Bachelor of Science (BS) Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Economics, Computer Science, Statistics, Business Management or a field very closely associated to these. Certification as a Risk Management Professional (PMI‐RMP) is required. Resume should demonstrate expert knowledge in performing Monte Carlo simulations for risk analysis calculations. Familiarity with FTA s risk assessment procedure and Excel model is desired.

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