Senior Officer Asset Investment Planning (VPSG4)

Job posted: 18/11/2020
Applications close: 02/12/2020 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $86,558 - $98,210

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Reference: VG/99999951

Reference: VG/99999951

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Salary Range: $86,558 - $98,210

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.

Position Title: 

Senior Officer Asset Investment Planning



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Reports to:

Lead Asset Investment Planning

Direct reports


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Employment Type:     

Ongoing Full time


Network Planning

Network Planning

To understand and maximise the capacity of the existing network, plan for future needs and work towards creating a more integrated transport network that delivers better outcomes for all users. We do this by translating transport strategy into sustainable plans to be implemented through a pipeline of projects, keeping community values such as liveability, road safety, economic prosperity and community connectedness at our core.

Primary Purpose of this role

This role will support the development of maintenance and renewal investment case, as well as embedding systematic and asset management practices

  • Support investment decisions balancing performance, risk and whole-of-life costs
  • Collaborate with various business areas, engage and extract relevant information and tap into their knowledge
  • Where required, you will support the Team Leader in the delivery of high-quality advice and analysis and contribute to briefings and presentations
  • You will be someone with a strong willingness to learn, takes accountability with a great work discipline, evidence based working approach, good communicator and a growth mindset

Key Selection Criteria

  • Exercise independent judgement to apply asset management principles to moderately complex issues
  • Contribute to research and development projects
  • Use negotiation and influencing skills to solve asset management issues to reach a mutually beneficial outcome for DoT and stakeholders
  • Implement appropriate changes to work practices that result in business improvements
  • Use conceptual and analytical skills to develop solutions to moderately complex problems
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders

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 please call David Jansen 0437061656/Jun Yan Lu 0436524338

Senior Officer Asset Investment Planning (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time

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David Jansen | 0437 061 656

Senior Officer Asset Investment Planning (VPSG4)