Transport Data Analyst

The Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (DEDJTR) is the Victorian Government’s lead agency for creating the conditions to sustainably develop the Victorian economy and grow employment. Our role is to increase jobs, investment, exports and opportunities; stimulate innovation, competitiveness, and confidence; and support sustainability.

The Department is committed to building a culture where we say 'yes' to flexible work arrangements, and support ways of working that help employees balance work and home life. The Department is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The Department offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.
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Department: Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Analyst
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Negotiable
Reference: VG/000179
Closing Date: 26-Mar-2017
Salary Range: $78,773 - $89,375
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Transport Data Analyst.doc (Word, 168KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Josh Stewart - Manager, Travel Data and Outcomes
03 8392 6508

Position Details

Transport Data Analyst

  • $78,773 - $89,375 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Ongoing   
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Melbourne CBD (flexibility may be available)

The position of Transport Data Analyst forms a part of the Transport Analysis and Assessment branch in the Policy and Reform division within the Transport Group.

The Transport group works with the Minister for Public Transport and the Minister for Roads and Ports, and a range of agencies including Public Transport Victoria and VicRoads, to develop transport policies which support our state’s growth. The group’s divisions cover a range of areas including transport planning, ports and freight, emergency preparedness, major project development and transport property.

Reporting to the Manager, Travel and Outcomes, the Transport Data Analyst will assist in the collection, analysis and reporting of detailed transport data and information for the Information and Analysis Branch. The ongoing focus of the role will be to support the preparation and public dissemination of results from the Victorian Integrated Survey of Travel and Activity  and other associated transport information.

To be successful in this role you will be a highly motivated, well organised team player. You will have exceptional problem solving and analytical skills and have the ability to build and maintain strong relationships at all levels. Strong communication skills are vital to this role.  A tertiary qualification along with experience with GIS, data science, statistics or data visualisation would be well regarded.

For a confidential discussion, please call Josh Stewart, Manager Travel and Outcomes on 03 8392 6508.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department.

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description.  To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below.  All applications must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description.

Applications close at midnight on March 26th, 2017 and must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.

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