Assets Lead, Bus Services Recontracting

The Department of Transport (DoT) brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability.

DoT is committed to building a culture where we say 'yes' to flexible work arrangements. DoT is an equal opportunity employer. It strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people. The Department offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.
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Department: Department of Transport
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Asset Management and Planning
Classification: VPS STS
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/025318
Closing Date: 24-Jul-2019
Salary Range: $163,931 - $222,948
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Assets Lead, Bus Services Recontracting PD STS July 2019.docx (Word, 104KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Kha Truong, Program Director
Phone on 03 9027 4093

Position Details

Assets Lead, Bus Services Recontracting

The key focus of the role is the Melbourne Bus Franchise (MBF) tender project. Reporting to the Deputy Program Director, the Assets Lead will provide specialist assets advice to assist the project team conduct a tender for MBF services, which is approximately 30 percent of the metropolitan Melbourne bus network (currently operated by Transdev).

The key assets of the MBF are approximately 500 buses, 6 depots as well as other operational and business assets used to deliver the bus services. The assets are managed and maintained by the Franchisee during the franchise term. The bus and depot assets are currently owned by an asset owning entity arranged by the Franchisee, and at the end of the franchise term the assets are transferred to Government or a future franchisee

The successful applicant will have extensive experience in asset management in a passenger transport operations and maintenance environment and ideally will have experience in public transport franchise arrangements. 

How to apply and other key information

Your application must include a cover letter and resume

For further information please refer to the position description.

Applications close at midnight on Wednesday 24 July 2019.

Please click the Apply button at the bottom of this advertisement.

Please note:  The generic online form on may ask you to provide the responses to all of the KSC. At this step in the on-line process, please only upload your resume and cover letter (there is NO requirement to address all of the KSC) and move on to the last screen to complete your application.

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