Senior Cost Controller (VPSG6)

Job posted: 08/10/2021
Applications close: 24/10/2021 (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/1572857

Reference: VG/1572857

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 Senior Cost Controller to support the South West and North regions for our Regional Rail suite of projects in Victoria. Reporting to the Cost Control Manager as part of the Project Controls team, the Senior Cost Controller will fulfil an exciting, active and crucial role in the planning and successful delivery of Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) program of works. As such, you will be required to have experience of large infrastructure and/or multidisciplinary projects in a similar role and a relevant tertiary degree such as Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Construction Management or in a related field. As a Senior Cost Engineer/Controller, you will be responsible for ensuring RPV is meeting ongoing internal and external progress monitoring and reporting requirements, play a key role in change management as well as being part of ongoing support for the Project Team during the development, procurement and delivery phases to ensure the successful delivery of the projects.

About you

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be experienced with the application of Cost Control and Project Management principles
  • Demonstrate project cost control experience within major construction or infrastructure projects (experience in rail projects and understanding of rail terminology will be considered favourably)
  • Be qualified in Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Construction Management or a related discipline

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 Bridget Forbes, HR Advisor, (03) 9655 6619.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Sunday 24 October 2021.

Senior Cost Controller (VPSG6)

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Bridget Forbes | (03) 9655 6619

Senior Cost Controller (VPSG6)