Project Manager, Occupations and Disruptions (VPSG6)

Job posted: 10/09/2021
Applications close: 26/09/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Rail Projects Victoria

Salary: $125,893 - $168,473

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/1565701

Reference: VG/1565701

Occupation: Projects

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

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 the opportunity

RPV, MTIA is seeking to engage a Project Manager – Occupations and Disruptions, who will be responsible for the client-side management of the rail operational interface processes for Rail Projects Victoria (RPV). The role will coordinate a range of occupations/ transport related issues across a program of work. A major element of the role will include building and maintaining strong working relationships and an ability to influence a broad range of internal and external stakeholders. Key stakeholders this role will interact with include PTV, MTM, V/Line, Yarra Trams, Transport for Victoria (TfV), Department of Transport (DoT), VicRoads, Level Crossing Removal Projects and the High Capacity Metro Trains projects.  

About you

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be experienced in managing rail operations throughout metropolitan and regional Victoria, including knowledge of rail safe working systems, track protection arrangements, occupations planning and how they apply in a project environment
  • Understand franchisee agreements in place between the Victorian State Government and private rail operators and ARO business requirements
  • Be able to provide specialist advice consistent with relevant legislation applicable to rail transport
  • Require a tertiary (or higher) qualification in Engineering, Project Management or a related discipline and rail occupation management experience is preferred

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, CV and response to Key Selection Criteria. We want to know why you want to work for Rail Projects Victoria, 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.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Bettina Monello, HR Advisor at RPV-HR@railprojects.vic.gov.au.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Sunday 26 Septmeber 2021.

Project Manager, Occupations and Disruptions (VPSG6)

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Bettina Monello, HR Advisor | rpv-hr@railprojects.vic.gov.au

Project Manager, Occupations and Disruptions (VPSG6)