BMT • AUS - Perth, SGP - Singapore

Senior Risk & Safety Consultant

Employment type:  Full time

4 days/week at home

Fully flexible hours

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Job Description

Work at a global high-end design house and technical consulting firm solving complex real-world problems.

We Design. We Guide. We Protect. We Sustain. We Train. We Transform

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Welcome to BMT!

BMT is a leading international design, engineering, science, and risk management consultancy with a reputation for excellence. We're driven by a belief that things can always be better, safer, greener, and more efficient. We provide our customers with the capability, capacity, and confidence to enable them to make the right decisions at the right time by drawing upon the expertise of over 1,300 professionals located in UK, Europe, Asia Pacific, Australia Pacific, and the Americas.

Delivering independent, complex design and consultancy capabilities for over 37 years, we pride ourselves on being equipped to support our customers to tackle the most complex design and systems issues, and challenges, which enables the industry to deliver safer, cleaner, and more fuel-efficient shipping for the future. We draw upon a wide range of experience and expertise to provide high-quality, high value products and services across the maritime sector. The group's assets are held in beneficial ownership for employees.

Your next exciting career opportunity -

We are looking for a senior consultant to join our APAC team in Perth or Brisbane. The Senior Risk & Safety Consultant will be at the forefront of risk modelling assignments, ensuring the efficient and effective execution of various projects. This role gives the success applicant the responsibility of working as the Senior Australia based team member for the APAC Risk & Modelling team based out of Singapore.

To be successful in the role you will confident and competent in performing Quantitative Risk Assessments (QRAs) and developing safety cases in compliance with Singapore, Australian or other jurisdiction regulatory requirements. Strong knowledge of risk assessment techniques and tools, along with the ability to provide valuable insights and recommendations to our clients is vital.

In this role we will support you to:

  • Undertake diverse risk modelling assignments with utmost efficiency, showcasing your exceptional skills and experience.

  • Conduct Quantitative Risk Assessments (QRAs) and develop safety cases in compliance with Singapore, Australian or other jurisdiction regulatory requirements.

  • Demonstrate a profound understanding of risk management techniques and tools, employing them to deliver outstanding results.

  • Navigate the intricacies of Singapore, Australian or other jurisdiction QRA and Safety case approvals processes, ensuring compliance and maintaining a smooth workflow.

  • Utilize your exposure to asset management advisory services, such as Asset Integrity, RAM, FSA, to offer comprehensive solutions to our esteemed clients.

  • Leverage your knowledge of programming languages, such as Python and MATLAB, to streamline BMT internal processes and enhance productivity & efficiency.

  • Contribute to projects of varying sizes and scope, exhibiting your project management skills and making valuable contributions to their success.

  • Independently handle technical tasks, providing expert advice and guidance to the project team.

Relevant Education, Experience, and Skills:

  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in risk management advisory and QRA (Quantitative Risk Assessment)

  • An Engineering or master’s degree in chemical engineering or an equivalent field.

  • Project management skills, coupled with excellent oral and written communication, time management, and commercial acumen.

  • Familiarity with Singapore, Australian or other jurisdiction QRA and Safety case approvals processes.

  • Experience in the preparation, presentation, and review of proposals.

  • Exposure to asset management advisory services, such as Asset Integrity, RAM, FSA, will be advantageous.

  • Knowledge of programming languages (e.g., Python, MATLAB).

  • Worked on energy transition, green tech, and sustainability-related projects.

  • Hands-on experience with risk modelling software such as PHAST, SAFETI, Effects and Risk Curves, QGIS, etc.

  • Ability to deliver projects independently and meet customer expectations.

  • Travel to APAC client locations, conference locations or other BMT offices on occasion (which may be interstate or overseas) as and when required.

Our Benefits -

Our employee benefits are designed to ensure you have the resources you need to thrive. We value your contribution by offering the following benefits –

  • BMT genuinely believe everyone performs at their best when they have the flexibility to make working for BMT work best for you! We’re officially ‘flexified’ with Flexa.

  • Competitive salary offering

  • A performance-related bonus scheme based on personal, and company performance.

  • Access to a comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), comprising confidential health, legal and financial advice on a 24/7 basis.

  • Learning and Development opportunities to support you in achieving your business and personal objectives and releasing your full potential.

  • We are passionate about driving culture to embed sustainability into the core of our business.

Where possible, our benefits are globally harmonised to ensure equality and consistency across our collaborative teams; we also tailor benefits to ensure they remain competitive with the local geographies in which we operate.

Our Values –

We believe that an organisation can only be number one in its market if everyone in it works together as one. How we behave is just as important as what we do and BMT has a strong set of values that are embedded into the foundation for all our activities. Trust I Innovation I Passion I Respect I Collaboration

Notice to Recruitment Agency & Related Services -

Please note BMT receive job applications exclusively via our ATS system only. BMT do not warrant or agree to any unsolicited CVs submitted via any contact method including physical hard copies left with any employee at BMT or within our operational teams. We will not progress CVs shared on a speculative basis by email, and you accept our right to pursue such candidates with no obligation to third-party terms and conditions or liability to a fee.

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Enhanced maternity leave – After 1 years service, enhanced maternity to max 18 weeks
26 days annual leave + bank holidays
Wellbeing budget - £250 per annum
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that most people work flexibly
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Working at BMT

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female:non-binary)


Office locations

Teddington, Bath, Southampton, Fareham, Bristol, Plymouth, Weymouth, Leeds, Aberdeen, Glasgow

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom
United States

Awards & Achievements

Most flexible companies

Most flexible companies

Flexa100 2024
Professional Services

Professional Services

Industry awards 2023

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