Lead - Strategic Asset Management (Rail) (VPSG5)

Job posted: 27/07/2022
Applications close: 14/08/2022 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $103,920 - $125,735

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Reference: VG/80013218

Reference: VG/80013218

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735

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 are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.

Lead – Strategic Asset Management (Rail)

  • VPS5: $103,920 - $125,735 per annum plus superannuation
  • Full Time, Ongoing
  • Melbourne CBD (the department provides flexible working arrangements)

About the Division

Assets and Engineering is a division of Network Design and Integration and is responsible for enabling DoT to effectively plan, deliver and maintain a safe, resilient and fit-for-purpose Victorian transport system through trusted, systematic and disciplined technical excellence.

About the opportunity

The Lead - Strategic Asset Management (Rail) position sits within the Rail Asset Management Branch of Transport Assets and forms part of a team that is responsible for providing the strategic foresight to the management of Victoria's rail asset base.

The incumbent builds links across the Department and transport portfolio, particularly Transport Services and the Accredited Rail Transport Operators, to develop an understanding of the performance of rail assets and emerging issues.

Position Outcomes

  • Strategic Asset Management –The Lead Officer Rail Strategic Management has supported the Senior Manager and Manager in the provision of sound strategic asset management for the rail system.
  • Asset Custodianship –The incumbent promoted the role of the Asset Custodian when working with Transport Services and by extension the Accredited Rail Transport Operators as the asset stewards.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Strategic Planning (Applied) – Ensures that day to day planning and work processes are in line with team/organisation strategy; Identifies and develops own and team objectives linking strategies to actions to achieve these; Guides others in strategic planning process.
  • Systems Thinking (Applied) – Assesses situations and identifies the best systems tools for analysing, understanding the system and addressing problems; Can apply system archetypes to identify common dynamics that appear in different situations; Identifies and understands the impact of particular courses of action on other parts of the organisation or more broadly.

For complete list of Key Accountabilities and Key Selection Criteria for position, please refer to the attached PD.

Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network.  We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life.

How to apply:

Applications should include a resume and a covering letter. Applications close 11.59pm Sunday, 14 August 2022.

Please note: Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable 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 for employment in this position with DoT.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Sammy Chuang, Senior Manager Asset Sustainment on 03 9027 4822.

Lead - Strategic Asset Management (Rail) (VPSG5)

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Sammy Chuang | 03 9027 4822

Lead - Strategic Asset Management (Rail) (VPSG5)