Senior Project Engineer, Interface (VPSG5)

Job posted: 03/08/2022
Applications close: 17/08/2022 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time / up to 3 years

Organisation: North East Link Program

Salary: $103,920 - $125,735

Occupation: Engineering

Reference: VG/28240

Reference: VG/28240

Occupation: Engineering

Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

The North East Link Project will deliver the missing link in Melbourne's road network that will finally complete the Metropolitan Ring Road by connecting the M80 to the Eastern Freeway to improve outer north-south links for road freight movement and improve travel time and reliability.

  • Support the delivery of Victoria's largest infrastructure project
  • Work in a dynamic and collaborative environment that is committed to your professional growth
  • Fixed term 3-year contract - $103,920 - $125,735 plus superannuation + benefits

About North East Link

The North East Link Program will connect the missing link in Melbourne's freeway network, while increasing the capacity of the Eastern Freeway. It will slash travel times, get trucks off local roads and link key growth areas in the north and South-east.

About the opportunity

Be part of a transformative infrastructure project for Victoria, with an exciting role focusing on Traffic and Interface in the Central Delivery team.

Reporting to the Project Manager, Interface you will provide valuable contributions on project activities that will benefit the constructability and usability of Victoria's largest road transport project to date.

Day to day responsibilities may include partnering with technical advisory services, providing advice on complex interface challenges, leading the negotiation of claims and variations with contractors and contributing to meetings with service authorities and municipal councils. You will also play a key role in collaborating with all other project teams to ensure that the secondary package's program aligns to environmental approvals, safety management plans and remains commercially sound.

Travel and time spent at our Abbotsford and Heidelberg site office will be a requirement of this position.

About you:

You are a high performer who possesses a relevant engineering qualification and a Victorian drivers' licence. You are motivated to succeed in a dynamic environment that provides you with the opportunity to be continually challenged and grow in your career.

Furthermore, you possess:

  • Experience in providing delivery solutions that meet scope, time and cost obligations across road, railway or tunnelling projects from a client or contractor perspective
  • The capacity to independently identify technical issues, undertake technical investigations, and provide recommendations and reports detailing appropriate resolutions
  • A strong understanding of occupational health & safety requirements, environmental responsibilities, and commercial obligations in the context of a transport project


Our commitment to creating a workplace that inspires you, engages you and grows you is strong – we want you to be a powerful contributor to this wonderfully diverse and dynamic organisation. Our offering continues to grow but here is what we already have in store for you:

  • Wellbeing program
  • Annual salary increases and annual leave loading
  • Flexible work arrangements available (including ability to purchase additional leave)
  • Team benefits discount card at a variety of restaurants and cafes
  • Access to discounted public transport

How to apply

Please click ‘Apply Now', including your CV and cover letter.

For a confidential discussion contact Victoria Emerson on Victoria.Emerson@northeastlink.vic.gov.au.

Applications close at 11:59pm on Wednesday, 17 August 2022.

Our advertisement is only intended for individuals interested in employment with NELP. Recruitment agencies need not contact.

We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of the Victorian community. We recognise the benefits that a diverse and inclusive culture brings for our employees and in turn, encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with a disability and others from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

Senior Project Engineer, Interface (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / up to 3 years

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Victoria Emerson - People Advisor | victoria.emerson@northeastlink.vic.gov.au

Senior Project Engineer, Interface (VPSG5)