Senior Surveillance Officer Maintenance (VPSG4)

Job posted: 10/09/2021
Applications close: 26/09/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Ballarat

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Transport/Logistics

Reference: VG/99992745

Reference: VG/99992745

Occupation: Transport/Logistics

Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930

Work location: Western Region | Ballarat

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.


  • Annual Salary Range: VPS4 - $88,955 - $100,930 + super
  • Tenure: Ongoing
  • Employment Type: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual Work Location: WENDOUREE (flexibility may be available)


About the Team

To deliver transport services across all modes that provides a single user interface to the transport network.

About the Opportunity

This role is required to exercise professional independent judgement in the delivery of maintenance activities including pavement, drainage and road furniture according to routine and periodic programs in accordance with VicRoads policies and guidelines, and to apply competence in the planning and execution of all risk-based surveillance activities in the practical application of maintenance, ensuring high quality documentation is maintained.

About You

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Surveillance - Construction & Maintenance: Exercise professional independent judgement to identify and recommend critical maintenance items for programmed maintenance.
  • Exercise professional independent judgement to conduct audits of contractor records and practices and provide sound recommendations to stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience in the preparation and administration of contracts, including documentation, monitoring, reporting and auditing of works.
  • Demonstrated experience and training in emergency management response.
  • Surveillance OH&S: Apply specialist knowledge of safe working practices, including traffic management, to review contractor OH&S procedures and recommend improvements and to lead the Region's Field OH&S Group.
  • Surveillance - Operational Leadership: Supervises, guides and monitors others to deliver outcomes that meet relevant performance indicators and targets


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 regarding this opportunity, please call David Hildebrand on 0436 658 746.

How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and covering letter.

Applications close 11.59pm on 26th September 2021

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

Senior Surveillance Officer Maintenance (VPSG4)

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David Hildebrand | 0436 658 746

Senior Surveillance Officer Maintenance (VPSG4)