Risk Management Lead

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Fortescue has an exciting future ahead. As well as producing over 180 million tonnes of iron ore per year, we’re diversifying our business to become an integrated global green energy and resources company.

Risk Management Lead

Work Location:

Port Hedland, WA. Fortescue’s Hedland Operations are located on the traditional lands of the Kariyarra people.


Perth, WA. Fortescue’s Perth office is located on the traditional lands of the Whadjuk Noongar people.


Monday to Friday with regular travel to Port Hedland required on a fortnightly basis ( 2 or more nights)

This role will be responsible for the overall development and coordination of the program of works risk profile and ensuring appropriate actions and accountable persons are identified.

The Specialist will ensure that the organization is in compliance with safety regulations, identify potential risks, and develop measures to mitigate these risks. This position will report directly to the senior management team and will be responsible for maintaining a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.

Key responsibilities include:

Qualifications and Experience:

Fortescue is deeply committed to providing a safe culture that builds respect, fosters inclusiveness, and values diversity. We celebrate individual strengths and team members from all backgrounds are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work. Our global workforce drives and promotes an inclusive culture, both within our organisation and throughout the communities we interact with across the world. Diverse backgrounds include First Nations Peoples, people with differing abilities, LGBTIQ+ community, gender, neurodiverse, cultural diversity, all age groups, and those with an intersectional or multiple diverse characteristics. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.


Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified

We only accept applications via our official website at https://ffi.com.au/careers/ or https://www.fmgl.com.au/jobs-at-fortescue/browse-jobs. Fortescue will never contact you to ask for payment of any kind, whether directly or through a third party.