Senior Design Coordinator

Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) is the Victorian Government body responsible for the delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project, Regional Rail Revival, the high speed rail link between Geelong and Melbourne and the future Melbourne Airport Link. RPV is responsible for all aspects of the projects including planning and development of a project reference design, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to construction delivery and project commissioning. This role is to support the Regional Rail Revival Program team.
Job Details
Department: Rail Projects Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Engineering
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/024597
Closing Date: 16-Dec-2018
Salary Range: $116,863 - $156,387
Job Duration: Up to 3 Years
Attachments: RPV - VPS6 Senior Design Coordinator, RRR - Position Description.pdf (PDF, 357KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Becky Fry
HR Advisor - (03) 9655 6086

Position Details

About the opportunity  

Reporting to the Design Interface Manager, this role is responsible for client-side coordination of the design, development and engineering associated with the Regional Rail Revival program. The Senior Design Coordinator will provide expert advice and guidance across a range of engineering and design issues during project development and delivery of multiple projects. This role will also be responsible for coordinating a team of technical advisors to prepare reference designs. The ability to build, maintain and influence strong relationships with key internal and external stakeholders is fundamental to the success of this role. This role co-ordinates all technical and engineering support to the relevant work package, including the development of requirements and the review of designs for completeness, compliance to requirements, standards and constructability, drawing upon technical specialist advice from subject matter experts to resolve a range of engineering design challenges.

For more information please find the attached position description.

About you

To be successful in obtaining this role you will have experience across:

  • Demonstrated exceptional design, development and delivery experience within major brownfield rail infrastructure projects, including an understanding of engineering disciplines including Signalling, Track, Structures, Civil and Stations. 
  • Extensive experience driving high quality outcomes, ensuring timeframes and schedules are met, where multiple stakeholders have competing demands. 
  • Proven ability to clearly document and track key work tasks, ensuring work is delivered on schedule and to high standards. 

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 outlined in the position description attached. We want to know why you want to work at RPV, 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 Becky Fry on (03) 9655 6086.

Applications close 11.59 pm - Sunday the 16 December 


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