Senior Engineer, Signalling (VPSG6)

Job posted: 11/05/2021
Applications close: 02/12/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Up to 3 years

Organisation: Rail Projects Victoria

Salary: $125,893 - $168,473

Occupation: Engineering

Reference: VG/1533129

Reference: VG/1533129

Occupation: Engineering

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

The Senior Engineer, Signalling, will assist the Signalling team within the Engineering Integration Group (EIG) in the technical oversight and review of signalling design and construction documentation across RPV projects (including development and inflight projects). This role will be working within a group of railway industry subject matter experts (civil, structures, track, fire, power, and signal engineers), providing technical advice to project teams across the RPV project portfolio.

The Senior Engineer, Signalling, will manage signalling delivery programs, technical issues, and interfaces with external designers. The role is also responsible for identifying project risks and developing recommendations and strategies to mitigate those risks.  It requires experience in Australian project design and delivery relating to signalling and related rail systems, including integration across multiple disciplines. The ability to build and maintain strong relationships across a broad range of internal and external stakeholders is also fundamental for success in this role.

About you

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Demonstrate significant achievement in the delivery of signalling projects within the scheduled timeframe and budget, optimising safety, environmental impacts, reliability, operational characteristics and maintainability, through to handover
  • Have appropriate rail signalling project experience
  • Have proven excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to pre-empt and mitigate project risks
  • Need to hold a bachelor (or higher) qualification in Engineering 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 Becky Fry, Senior HR Advisor on (03) 9655 6086.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Thursday 2 December 2021.

Senior Engineer, Signalling (VPSG6)

Job type:

Full time / Up to 3 years

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Becky Fry - Senior HR Advisor | 9655 6086

Senior Engineer, Signalling (VPSG6)