Director, Safety (see Advertisement)

Rail Projects Victoria

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 1/10/2019

Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) is the Victorian Government body responsible for the delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project, Regional Rail Revival, the high speed rail link between Geelong and Melbourne and the future Melbourne Airport Link. RPV is responsible for all aspects of the projects including planning and development of a project reference design, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to construction delivery and project commissioning. This role is to support the team.

  • Lead the Safety function of Rail Projects Victoria
  • Melbourne CBD location 
  • High-performing team environment

About the opportunity

The Director, Safety will report to the Chief Executive Officer and be responsible for leading the ongoing

development and implementation of Rail Projects Victoria's safety management system including the provision of highly influential and expert advice in accordance with legislative requirements and the relevant policies and procedures.

The successful candidate will bring strong experience in health and safety in similar large infrastructure projects and will demonstrate clear understanding of the unique requirements of a developing project delivery organisation.

For more information please find the attached position description on the Vic Gov Careers page.

Why join us?

  • An emphasis on work / life balance
  • High-performing team environment
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Personal & Professional development opportunities
  • Committed to safety & wellbeing 
  • Training & development opportunities

How to apply

Please include a Cover Letter, CV and response to Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description attached. We want to know why you want to work at RPV, why you are interested in the role, and, taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role. 

For a confidential discussion, please contact Ross Walker on 0428 253 407.

Applications close 11.59 pm - Sunday the 27 January 2019.

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

http://jobs.bigbuild.vic.gov.au/job/11574999