Specialist Engineer Technical Standards (VPSG6)

Job posted: 13/10/2020
Applications close: 27/10/2020 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Ongoing

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $120,692 - $161,511

Occupation: Engineering

Reference: VG/80005413

Reference: VG/80005413

Occupation: Engineering

Salary Range: $120,692 - $161,511

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: 

Specialist Engineer, Technical Standards



Salary Range: 

$120,692 - $161,511

Reports to:

Senior Specialist, Technical Standards Performance

Usual work location:

Melbourne CBD

Employment Type:     

Full Time/Ongoing (the department provides flexible working arrangements)


Network Planning

About the team

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.

About the role

The Specialist Engineer Technical Standards provides specialised engineering leadership relating to public transport technical standards on behalf of the rail systems team within Network Planning.

Key requirements

  • Proven record of expertise and achievement in the field of public transport or related standards and the capacity to perform positively in a dynamic and constantly changing environment.
  • High level skills in the provision of authoritative advice and recommendations at an international level within the field of public transport or related standards.
  • High level research, conceptual and analytical skills representative of international best practice, including the ability to identify emerging issues, trends and risks, assimilate potential applications and impacts and the expertise to resolve complex and sensitive stakeholder problems with respect to public transport or related standards.
  • Superior written and presentation skills.
  • High level understanding of capability requirements definition and an in-depth knowledge of the application of requirements management tools such as IBM DOORS.

How to Apply

Refer to the attached position description for more information about this opportunity. For a confidential discussion, please call Peter Tabbagh 0429 709 747. Applications close at 11.59pm on 27 October 2020.

Specialist Engineer Technical Standards (VPSG6)

Job type:

Full time / Ongoing

Job classification:



Peter Tabbagh | 0429 709 747

Specialist Engineer Technical Standards (VPSG6)