Senior Lawyer (RRR)

Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) is the Victorian Government body responsible for the delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project, Regional Rail Revival, Melbourne Airport Rail and the Western Rail Plan including fast rail between key regional cities and Melbourne. RPV is responsible for all aspects of the projects including planning and development of the project reference design, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to construction delivery and project commissioning. Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA) comprises of Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP), Rail Projects Victoria (RPV, MTIA), North East Link Project (NELP), West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP) and Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV).
Job Details
Department: Rail Projects Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Legal
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/0000026660
Closing Date: 19-Oct-2021
Salary Range: $102,637 - $124,183
Job Duration: Fixed Term - Up to three (3) years
Attachments: RPV - VPS5 Senior Lawyer (RRR) - PD.pdf (PDF, 193KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Bridget Forbes - HR Advisor
(03) 9655 6619

Position Details

About the opportunity

RPV is seeking to engage a Senior Lawyer to assist with the development and delivery of effective legal and commercial strategies and advice for the Regional Rail Revival program. The role will provide a unique development opportunity for a high performing lawyer to become a member of the project team responsible for the procurement and delivery of the Regional Rail Revival program of works. 

About you

You will be a highly focused and driven person who is passionate about contributing to the delivery of public infrastructure, working within a high-performing project team to drive exceptional outcomes. You will be a qualified Lawyer with experience working within large projects. You will enjoy a fast paced,
performance focused workplace where you will have the opportunity to work autonomously and develop your career.

If you are looking to step up in your career, this might be just the right opportunity for you! 

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. We want to know why you want to work for Rail Projects Victoria, 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 Bridget Forbes - HR Advisor on (03) 9655 6619.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Tuesday 19 October 2021. 


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