Environmental Management Systems Adviser (Vpsg5)

Level Crossing Removal Project

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 5/22/2019

The Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP) was established in 2015 to oversee the largest rail infrastructure project in Victoria’s history, including the elimination of 75 dangerous and congested level crossings across Melbourne. To date, 29 level crossings have been removed, 18 train stations have been rebuilt, new track has been laid, and three level crossing removals are now in construction. Our vision of ‘Delivering Great Change, Transforming the way Victorians live, work and travel’ is reflected in everything we do at LXRP.

To continue this challenging work, we currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Environmental Management Systems Adviser to join the Planning and Approvals team.
  • High-profile rail infrastructure project
  • Salary range of $96,942 - $117,293 plus superannuation
  • One full time, fixed term VPS 5 opportunity for up to 3 years

An exceptional opportunity exists for a suitably qualified and experienced Environmental Management Systems (EMS) Adviser to join one of the largest infrastructure projects in Victoria's history.

Reporting to the Environmental Performance Specialist, the EMS Adviser will be responsible for the development, maintenance and improvement of the LXRP Environmental Management System.

In this role, you will facilitate and coordinate:

  • Incident investigations
  • Inspections and audits
  • Monitoring programs
  • Development of management system policy and procedures
  • Capture and reporting of environmental risks
  • Review of contractor work scopes and documentation (e.g. Environmental Management Plans)

In addition, you will also provide expertise, leadership and support on environmental management issues, including issues effecting the delivery of works.

Key to your application will be your experience working on major civil construction projects, preferably in a Victorian context and experience in developing Environmental Management Systems (AS/NZS ISO 14001:2016).

Your strong ability to influence and negotiate at all appropriate levelswill also ensure your success in this critical role.

How to apply

Is this you? - DON'T DELAY - please click on the APPLY NOW link to submit a resume and include a quick note to say why you think it is you. Please note answering Key Selection Criteria questions is NOT required.

For further information about this position please contact Paul Stride, Senior Technical Recruitment Specialist, on (03) 9095 4713.

Flexible work arrangements are available for all VPS employees 

We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of the Victorian community. We recognise the benefits that a diverse and inclusive culture brings for our employees and in turn, encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with a disability and others from under represented backgrounds to apply.

 To find out more about LXRP please visit www.levelcrossings.vic.gov.au

 Applications close midnight, Wednesday 5th June 2019.

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