Senior Transport Planner (VPSG5)

Job posted: 23/02/2021
Applications close: 09/03/2021 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Planning

Reference: VG/80004710DXT

Reference: VG/80004710DXT

Occupation: Planning

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: Geelong

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: VPS5 - $101,120 - $122,348 + super
  • Tenure: Fixed Term ends 31/01/2022
  • Employment Type: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual Work Location: Geelong (flexibility may be available)


About Transport Services

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

About the Opportunity

The Senior Transport Planner will play a key role in the Transport Integration Team with a strategic focus on shaping the future of the transport system in the Barwon South West region.
The role will work collaboratively across the transport portfolio, other government departments and agencies to develop strategies and ensure regional transport planning is integrated with current land use planning.
The role will be critical in advising and setting future strategic direction and translating this into a sustainable pipeline of planning, development and delivery projects for the region.

About You

As our ideal candidate, you will be able to demonstrate your ability to;

  • Assist in developing and documenting a clear strategic narrative for regional transport planning and strategy that articulates the current and future performance needs of the transport system, including creating an evidence base and analyse of relevant regional indicators to support the needs.
  • Engage with regional Industries, portfolio agencies, government agencies, local government, local communities, freight and logistics companies and other transport and industry stakeholders to ensure successful integrated transport planning occurs and transport issues are effectively managed.
  • Support the planning, coordination and delivery of regional transport projects, events and programs.
  • Provide departmental input and representation on local and regional strategic and land use planning activities and coordinate whole of transport portfolio input into strategic planning activities.
  • Work closely within the Department, other portfolio agencies, government agencies, local government and regional leadership groups to integrate transport considerations into land use, strategic planning and economic development activities.


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 Jozef Vass on 0408 342 518.

How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and covering letter.

Applications close 11.59pm on 8th March 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 Transport Planner (VPSG5)

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Jozef Vass | 0408 342 518

Senior Transport Planner (VPSG5)