Director, Engineering (See Advertisement)

Job posted: 15/12/2020
Applications close: 27/01/2021 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Up to three (3) years

Organisation: Rail Projects Victoria

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Engineering

Reference: VG/029625

Reference: VG/029625

Occupation: Engineering

Salary Range: Salary not specified

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 this Opportunity

The Director, Engineering is responsible for the leadership and delivery of all engineering processes associated with the development, definition, scope and implementation of the Geelong Fast Rail (GFR) project. The role provides expert technical advice and guidance across all engineering disciplines to Project Directors and Project Managers, to support successful project development and delivery. Playing a key leadership role within the project, the Director, Engineering leads a team of highly skilled technical professionals across design and engineering, systems architecture and integration, and safety and systems assurance. The right candidate is a results-driven, proactive individual, who consistently delivers timely results associated with design and engineering on major infrastructure rail projects and demonstrates exceptional stakeholder management skills. This role reports to the Director, GFR and forms part of the GFR leadership team. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of exemplary leadership and communications skills and proven ability to motivate and lead high performing teams. The ability to communicate complex engineering matters to Government, senior executives and key stakeholders is critical to success.

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 with experience working within the Melbourne Metropolitan and Regional rail network on large infrastructure 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 contact Nicole Le Feuvre – Senior HR Advisor on (03) 9655 6972.

Applications close 11:59pm – Wednesday 27 January 2021.

Director, Engineering (See Advertisement)

Job type:

Full time / Up to three (3) years

Job classification:

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Nicole Le Feuvre – Senior HR Advisor | (03) 9655 6972

Director, Engineering (See Advertisement)