Land & Property Adviser

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, 30 level crossings have been removed, 18 train stations have been rebuilt, new track has been laid, and eight 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 opportunity for an experienced Land and Property Adviser to join the dynamic Engineering and Program Services team in Mentone.

Job Details
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Department: Level Crossing Removal Project
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Planning
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/022343
Closing Date: 29-Jan-2020
Salary Range: $98,396 - $119,052
Job Duration: 3 years
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Contact: Belinda Ainley
(03) 90275241

Position Details

Land and Property Adviser

  • Be a part of the Level Crossings Removal Project and improve the lives and safety for all Melbournians!
  • Role based in beautiful Mentone by the beach!
  • Salary range of $98,396 - $119,052 plus superannuation
  • Full time, fixed term VPS 5 opportunity for up to 3 years

Why work for us?

Make a truly valuable and rewarding contribution to the removal of 75 dangerous level crossings across Melbourne. Your work will have an unmeasurable positive impact on the safety and transport for all Melbournians.

Could you be what we are looking for? 

We are looking for a highly- skilled and effective Land and Property Adviser for an exciting and varied role within the supportive Land and Property team.

You will be a top negotiator and have a flair for  lease agreements, whilst holding a strong understanding of land and property leasing frameworks.

You will use your investigative nature to explore land status, title searches and project survey needs whilst also identifying and managing all affected owners and third-party interests of project land.

You will use your collaborative and personable approach to work closely with multiple stakeholders in addition to the Transport Property Branch in matters relating to the management of land acquisition, disposal and valuations for the project.

To find out more about the role take a look at the position description, or you can contact Belinda Ainley, Senior Planning & Environment Specialist on 0436 626 345.

To find out more about us visit

How do I apply?

Please apply via the link with a current resume and cover letter outlining your motivation and suitability for the position. Please note a separate address of the Key Capabilities is NOT required.

We look forward to receiving your application!


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.



Applications close midnight, 29/1/2020.



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