Manager Safety (VPSG6)

Job posted: 12/02/2020
Applications close: 25/02/2020 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Up to three years

Organisation: West Gate Tunnel Project

Salary: $120,692 - $161,511

Occupation: Construction

Reference: VG/032897H

Reference: VG/032897H

Occupation: Construction

Salary Range: $120,692 - $161,511

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The West Gate Tunnel Project, Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (WGTP MTIA) is responsible for the management of the WGTP on behalf of the Victorian Government. The WGTP will directly link the West Gate Freeway to the Port, CityLink and the city via twin tunnels under Yarraville, a new crossing of the Maribyrnong River and an elevated road above Footscray Road. It will provide a much-needed alternative to the West Gate Bridge and reduce travel time, improve freight access to the Port of Melbourne and remove thousands of trucks from residential roads. 6,000 jobs will be created, and the project will deliver an approximate $11 billion boost to Victoria's economy. Public Private Partnership contracts to build and operate the project were signed in December 2017.

Construction is underway on the West Gate Tunnel Project and the project is due to open to motorists in 2022. For further information on this exciting project visit: westgatetunnelproject.vic.gov.au

About the role

  • Exciting opportunity to join the West Gate Tunnel Project
  • Be part of a high performing team
  • City Shaping Major Transport project

The West Gate Tunnel Project, Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (WGTP MTIA) has an opportunity for an experienced Manager Safety  to join the Safety team on the West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP).

The Manager Safety, reporting into the Director Safety, manages the safety function, including the development and maintenance of systems, plans, procedures and reporting. The Manager Safety will be required to undertake regular safety walks at WGTP sites and ensure that safety risks which could affect the capacity of the organisation to meet its responsibilities and accountabilities, are identified, assessed and managed

The successful candidate will ideally have a construction background, with field experience, and have the ability to work cooperatively and strategically in a fast paced and dynamic project environment.

How to apply

Applications including a cover letter and resume are to be submitted online by visiting www.careers.vic.gov.au. Individual responses to the Key Selection Criteria are not required. Your cover letter should include a summary taking into account the KSC as a whole and why you are interested in the role. All documents should be attached as a Microsoft Office Word document.

WGTP MTIA is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The WGTP MTIA offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Kaye Carroll, Director Safety on 03 9938 0597.

Applications close 11.59pm – 25 February 2020.  

Manager Safety (VPSG6)

Job type:

Full time / Up to three years

Job classification:



Kaye Carroll | 03 9938 0597

Manager Safety (VPSG6)