Kathleen Cain

Integrated Management System (IMS) Manager

Kathleen (Kath) Cain is Assett Group Services’ IMS Manager.

Kath has been with Assett since 2021.

Her two decades of experience in Risk Management and Operations have been amassed in a variety of roles supporting both the community and Social Housing sectors – including Chief Operating Officer for a leading Community Housing Provider, and Operations Manager for a State emergency services agency.

Among the particularly impressive highlights of her career to date within the sector, has been the maintenance management of portfolios comprising, in each instance, more than 1000 properties. In terms of personnel, one role involved heading a team of 30 administrative and technical personnel.

She also has 10 years’ experience working in Emergency Management, developing risk management plans for single sites through to entire communities.

Her background and her current role endow her with a deep and current working knowledge of, and proficiency in, all elements of the compliance, environmental assessment and overall risk management requirements for the attainment and maintenance of ISO 9001, 45001 and 14001.

Kath holds a New South Wales Real Estate Agent licence, with experience as a Licensee advising on the application of the NSW Residential Tenancies Act in relation to repairs, maintenance, and risk.

She has a Graduate Diploma in Public Administration, sponsored by the Department of the NSW Premier and Cabinet, complementing her experience working in NSW Government agencies. Further, she holds certifications in Public Safety, OH&S Risk Management, Emergency Risk Management, and also in the co-ordination of resources in a multi-agency emergency response scenario.