Project Manager (VPSG6)

Job posted: 26/08/2021
Applications close: 22/09/2021 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 30 June 2022

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $125,893 - $168,473

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/DOT/TS/1561197

Reference: VG/DOT/TS/1561197

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: $125,893 - $168,473

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.


  • Annual Salary Range: VPS6 $125,893 - $168,473 + super
  • Tenure: Fixed Term until 30 June 2022
  • Employment Type: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual Work Location: Melbourne CBD (flexibility may be available)


About the Team

To deliver transport services across all modes that provides a single user interface to the transport network.

About the Opportunity

The Project Manager Traffic Management Reform (TMR) sits within the Planned Disruptions/Network Service Changes (NSC) Branch and is responsible for the end-to-end management of a number of initiatives across multiple streams relating to traffic management reform and Smarter Roads program . This role will be accountable for managing the schedule of initiatives and the integration of those activities, as well as determining scope, budget and funding in addition to playing an active role in relevant risk management strategies and stakeholder engagement activities.

About You

As our ideal candidate, you will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Translate strategies into programs or projects that enables achievement of outcomes e.g. success measures, roles and responsibilities, progress monitoring) required to manage risks and maximise probability of success.
  • Consider wider business context within business unit when considering options to resolve issues. Identifies recurring problems and prevents future recurrence by integrating solutions into work process.
  • Consistently adapt the content, style, message or tone of a presentation to suit the audience and plans how to tackle objections; applies own ideas by linking them to others' values, needs and goals.
  • Identify and manage a range of complex and often competing needs; facilitates innovative solutions to resolve stakeholder issues.
  • Seek opportunities for continuous improvement and ways to innovate; offers suggestions and ideas, encourages others to do the same; leverage on existing continuous improvement systems and procedures to improve business outcomes


Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture where flexible work arrangements are a focus to support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please call Claire Potter, Director Planning on 0421 623 863.

How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and covering letter.

Applications close 11.59pm on 22nd September, 2021

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Project Manager   (VPSG6)

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Claire Potter | 0421 623 863

Project Manager   (VPSG6)