Planner and Scheduler (GFR)

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: Engineering
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/029653
Closing Date: 09-Aug-2022
Salary Range: $127,467 - $170,579
Job Duration: Up to 3 years
Attachments: RPV - VPS6 Planner and Scheduler (GFR) - Position Description.PDF (PDF, 405KB)

Contact: Abby Hannah - HR Advisor

Position Details

About the opportunity

RPV, MTIA is seeking to engage a Planner and Scheduler to work on the Geelong Fast Rail Project. This role will be responsible for the development of project programs, the provision of high-level program advice and for the monitoring of progress of various Projects within Rail Projects Victoria. Working with the RPV project development & delivery teams and the Planning Manager, the Planner and Scheduler ensures completeness, accuracy and clarity of programs, the identification of critical works, and the timely communication of program status and any delays and issues arising, along with mitigation strategies. The Planner and Scheduler will work within a high performing team of experienced Planners and have the opportunity to develop skills to assist career development and progression prospects.

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 hold an engineering or science qualification or a qualification within a related discipline with experience working within large infrastructure projects development and delivery. 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 and CV. We want to know why you want to work for Rail Projects Victoria, why you are interested in the role, and how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role. If you are viewing this advertisement on Seek, please click “apply” to view the position description.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Abby Hannah, HR Advisor on

Applications close 11:59 pm - Tuesday 9 August 2022.

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