Director, Assets (Infrastructure & OCMS) (SES2)

Job posted: 09/06/2022
Applications close: 27/06/2022 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $257,112 - $370,331

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/DOT/IT/1636153

Reference: VG/DOT/IT/1636153

Occupation: Projects

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We’re focused on outcomes that deliver more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.

  • SES2 $257,112 - $370,331 p. a. incl. super
  • 3 years' fixed term, full time
  • Melbourne CBD

About the Project

The Department of Transport, has contracting relationships with our major train and tram operators - Yarra Trams & Metro Trains Melbourne, managed on behalf of the Victorian Government. DoT is establishing a new project team, which will be comprehensively reviewing the State's franchise framework.

About the Opportunity

This role will lead the Assets (Infrastructure and OCMS) work stream and work closely with the broader project team to deliver project objectives. This includes accountability for improved infrastructure and OCMS arrangements for both tram and train that address continuous improvement in management of the assets and whole of lifecycle impacts in the design and implementation of relevant service models.

About You

You will have extensive experience in providing senior stakeholders with high quality advice, leading highly functioning multidisciplinary teams to drive transport outcomes, and designing infrastructure and OCMS contracting regimes for complex government projects, ideally in a public transport setting.

You will have:


  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Outcomes Thinking
  • Working collaboratively


  • Leader mindsets - Exemplify behaviours that engage, motivate & inspire employees
  • Stewardship - Strategically position the public sector to forecast, define, shape & adapt to the future
  • People - Collaborate at all levels
  • Performance - Drive organisational and system performance
  • Transport Acumen - Leverage technical excellence by providing accurate information
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving - Considers a broad range of topics
  • Business & Commercial Acumen - Drives a culture of value add



  • Relevant tertiary qualification in engineering, asset management or other related technical field is required.
  • Proven record of leading technical analysis and advisory of government initiatives, ideally in a public transport setting.
  • Experience in rail assets, infrastructure and/or OCMS.
  • Demonstrated experience working on major infrastructure and/or commercial projects in public and/or private sectors, including experience with a range of procurement models.


  • Additional qualification in commerce, economics, business, management or similar

Culture and Benefits

DoT is committed to building a high performance, collaborative culture where flexible work arrangements support work life balance.

  To Apply

Applications close 27th of June 2022.For more information contact Tony Hayward at Tony.Hayward@transport.vic.gov.au

 Please note: This position requires evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the inability to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness. Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility.

Director, Assets (Infrastructure & OCMS) (SES2)

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Tony Hayward | Tony.Hayward@transport.vic.gov.au

Director, Assets (Infrastructure & OCMS) (SES2)