Senior Project Manager (VPSG5)

Job posted: 18/07/2022
Applications close: 22/08/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / until 28-March-2025

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $103,920 - $125,735

Occupation: Construction

Reference: VG/80007375R

Reference: VG/80007375R

Occupation: Construction

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

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 are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.

Senior Project Manager      

  • VPS5: $103,920 – $125,735 per annum plus superannuation
  • Fixed Term, Full Time (until 28-March-2025)
  • Melbourne CBD (the department provides flexible working arrangements)

About the Division

The Network Design and Integration Group transforms network strategies and plans into deliverable transport solutions. It does this by delivering informed investment options through planning and delivering infrastructure and deployment of asset management processes, including property. Assets and Engineering is a division within Network Design and Integration.

About the opportunity

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Regional Rail Revival, the Senior Project Manager is responsible for supporting the development and delivery of major regional rail initiatives to achieve an integrated transport network in Victoria bringing significant economic value across the State.

Key Accountabilities

  • Contribute to the oversight, on behalf of the Department of Transport (DoT) in its client role, across Regional Rail Revival projects and other major rail projects.
  • Provide project management and reporting functions for the delivery of investment programs that align with DoT service delivery and benefit requirements.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Project Management: Produces overarching program and project coordination plans where objectives are clearly allocated and recognised; Monitors performance against objectives and manages project risks and issues; Ensures project objectives are met.
  • Transport Network Knowledge: Demonstrated experience and understanding of the transport network, current transport network issues, key government priorities for its transformation and demonstrated experience and skills that provide an ability to understand new initiatives.

For complete list of Key Accountabilities and Key Selection Criteria for position, please refer to the attached PD.

Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network.  We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life.

How to apply:

Applications should include a resume and a covering letter. Applications close 11.59pm on 22 August 2022

For a confidential discussion, please contact Mark Simionato, Manager Project Coordination on 0472 833 530

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness.

Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Senior Project Manager (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / until 28-March-2025

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Mark Simionato, Manager Project Coordination | 0472 833 530

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Senior Project Manager (VPSG5)