Deputy Director, Rail Systems (SES2)

Job posted: 29/09/2021
Applications close: 13/12/2021 (Midnight)
15 days remaining

15 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 3 years

Organisation: Rail Projects Victoria

Salary: $257,112 - $370,331

Occupation: Engineering

Reference: VG/090859A

Reference: VG/090859A

Occupation: Engineering

Salary Range: $257,112 - $370,331

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) is the Victorian Government body responsible for the delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project, Regional Rail Revival, Melbourne Airport Rail and the Western Rail Plan including fast rail between key regional cities and Melbourne. RPV is responsible for all aspects of the projects including planning and development of the project reference design, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to construction delivery and project commissioning. Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA) comprises of Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP), Rail Projects Victoria (RPV, MTIA), North East Link Project (NELP), West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP) and Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV).

About the Opportunity

RPV, MTIA is seeking to engage a Deputy Director – Rail Systems to work within the Metro Tunnel Project Rail Systems Alliance client side team. This role will provide leadership through the development, delivery and commissioning stages. Working closely within a multi-disciplinary team environment, the Deputy Director – Rail Systems will provide specialist advice and direction relating to the design, delivery staging and commissioning of the various rail systems components for the project. This key leadership role seeks to bring significant rail engineering experience to manage stakeholders to achieve project deliverables, mentoring and guiding the project teams and leading the provision of specialist technical advice to stakeholders to effectively manage project issues and mitigate risks.

About you

You will be a highly focused and driven person who is passionate about contributing to the delivery of public infrastructure, working within a high-performing project team to drive exceptional outcomes. You will be a qualified engineer or have extensive experience across the rail systems components of rail projects. You will enjoy a fast paced, performance focused workplace where you will have the opportunity to work autonomously and develop your career.

If you are looking to step up in your career, this might be just the right opportunity for you!

What can we offer you?

  • An emphasis on work / life balance
  • High-performing team environment
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Personal & Professional development opportunities
  • Committed to safety & wellbeing 
  • Training & development opportunities

How to apply

In your application for this role please include a Cover Letter, CV and response to the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description. We want to know why you want to work at RPV, why you are interested in the role, and, considering your responses to the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role. 

For a confidential discussion, please Marissa Mitrione - HR Advisor on (03) 9655 6424.

Applications close 11:59pm – Monday 13 December 2021.

Deputy Director, Rail Systems (SES2)

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Full time / 3 years

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Marissa Mitrione - HR Advisor | (03) 9655 6424

Deputy Director, Rail Systems (SES2)