Environmental Coordinator

Metro Trains

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 5/16/2019

  • Rail Projects Victoria Program| Metro Tunnel Project
  • Free Public Transport
  • Convenient Exhibition St location

Are you interested in joining Metro Trains’ Metro Tunnel Team and bringing your wealth of Environmental experience to support the delivery of Victoria’s biggest rail infrastructure project? Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM), is a proud partner in the delivery of major rail infrastructure projects across Melbourne, including the Metro Tunnel Project. The Metro Tunnel Project will deliver more frequent services for passengers by unlocking the City Loop and introducing new technology and infrastructure that will transform our network.If the answer is "yes", keep reading! The Metro Tunnel Project is being delivered in three work packages, with a program level team assisting each package. The three work packages are: Rail Systems Alliance, Rail Infrastructure Alliance and the Tunnels and Stations Public Private Partnership. This role will be working as part of the Safety, Environment, Risk & Quality (SERQ) Team on a Program Level. About the project: About the role: Reporting to the SERQ Manager for Rail Projects Victoria Program (RPVP), you will be responsible for facilitating a seamless relationship with RPV to achieve continuous reduction of MTM's risk exposure and providing a safe outcome to the Project where accreditation requirements are also achieved effectively. Core responsibilities of your role will include the following:  

  • Coordinate and advise on environmental and sustainability requirements, develop and implement the strategies/initiatives
  • Provide direction and support to develop and implement adequate constructability controls when such environmentally relevant construction requirements may impact on MTM operations
  • Support PM’s in reviewing contractor works and implementing controls to manage environmental hazards on site
  • Attend sites as required to assist the project team prepare environmental investigations, and monitor environmental performance
  • Conduct site inspections to monitor the effective implementation of environmental and sustainability policy and procedures, and prepare and issue Environment Inspection Reports
  • Create an audit schedule and undertake program level environmental audit
  • Capture and manage environmental risks derived from associated or similar projects to establish lessons learned, identify commonalities and maintain continuous improvement
About your experience:
  • Tertiary qualification in environmental engineering/science or a related discipline is essential
  • 2 to 5 years’ experience in establishing, implementing and monitoring effective environmental management systems & procedures
  • Good working knowledge of environmental legislative requirements is essential
  • Strong skills in incident investigation and analysis will be highly preferred
If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspirations then we want to hear from you!This is a fantastic opportunity where we are interested in hearing from candidates wishing to work both part-time or full time. About the opportunity:


Metro Trains is an equal opportunity employer and embraces diversity. We encourage all interested applicants to apply but please note that only applications with the right to live and work in Australia will be considered for this position.

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

http://jobs.bigbuild.vic.gov.au/job/12226498