Principal Adviser, Planning and Environment (VPSG6)

Job posted: 19/02/2021
Applications close: 07/03/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 3 years

Organisation: Suburban Rail Loop Authority

Salary: $124,033 - $165,983

Occupation: Construction

Reference: VG/028697

Reference: VG/028697

Occupation: Construction

Salary Range: $124,033 - $165,983

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Suburban Rail Loop Authority is responsible for all aspects of the project including planning and development of the reference design, investment case, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to precinct planning, construction delivery and project commissioning. This is a unique career opportunity to join a transformational city-shaping infrastructure project in its early stages and to help drive the best connectivity, liveability and productivity outcomes for Melbourne. You will work in a high performing environment alongside skilled and experienced experts who are bringing to life some of the most forward-thinking ideas in the rail infrastructure and precincts space.

About the opportunity

The Principal Adviser, Planning and Environment, will work with the Director and Senior Planning and Environment Managers in the Land Planning and Environment (LPE) team to perform planning and environment activities for Suburban Rail Loop.

Your role will be responsible for contributing and providing sound advice on complex issues in relation to planning pathways, approval strategies, and environmental management to enable SRLA to meet its environmental, business, and statutory objectives. This role requires someone to take a proactive approach and demonstrate a high level of analytical and problem-solving ability.

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Planning and Environment, you will also need to collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, identify and manage project risks, and help develop the team's capabilities to support delivery of the Suburban Rail Loop.

Why join us?

  • 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

Please include a Cover Letter and Resume. We want to know why you want to work for Suburban Rail Loop Authority, why you are interested in the role, and, taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role.

Applications close 11:59 pm – Sunday 7 March 2021. Please note, appointment of successful applicants will be made subject to a satisfactory pre-employment conditions check.


Principal Adviser, Planning and Environment (VPSG6)

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Full time / 3 years

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Fiona Sutherland | fiona.sutherland@srla.vic.gov.au

Principal Adviser, Planning and Environment (VPSG6)