Senior Project Engineer (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 exciting work, we currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Project Engineer to join the dynamic Project Delivery 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 Senior Project Engineer to join the Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP), working on one of the largest infrastructure projects in Victoria's history.

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Senior Project Engineer will be responsible for ensuring project activities such as project design, development, procurement, delivery, and commissioning are delivered successfully on time and within budget. The position will also be responsible for working closely with the project teams to monitor progress and drive a safety-first culture.

Key to your application will be your high-level problem-solving skills along with the ability to communicate technical issues to a wide range of stakeholders. Your ability to negotiate and collaborate with stakeholders from multi-disciplined backgrounds will also ensure your success in this critical role.

How to apply

Now is the time to take ACTION because this is a key role within our team and we need to identify our next recruit as soon as possible. To register you interest, please click on the APPLY NOW link to submit a resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for the position. Please note a separate address of the Key Selection Criteria is NOT required.

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

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.

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 Applications close midnight, Wednesday 29th May 2019.

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