Project Manager

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, 29 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.

Job Details
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Department: Level Crossing Removal Project
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Construction
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - Western Metro
Reference: VG/032131
Closing Date: 29-Aug-2019
Salary Range: $120,692 - $161,511
Job Duration: 3 years
Attachments: LX - PD - Project Manager.docx (Word, 269KB)


Contact: Sarah McDermott 0410 113 483
lxra-recruitment@levelcrossings.vic.gov.au

Position Details

  • Take a lead on complex, high profile major rail infrastructure projects
  • Salary banding starting at $120,691 plus super
  • Be part of the Western community based in our Footscray office

About the role

As Project Manager you will provide expert, professional advice through the life cycle of the projects.  You will be a source of guidance and provide direction for a multidisciplinary team to drive the successful delivery of projects to time, scope, cost and quality.  You will be operating in a complex, high profile, fast-paced environment, ensuring best practice and compliance as you manage risk and monitor safety.  This is one of the biggest infrastructure projects in Victoria's history and you can play part in transforming the way your community live, work and travel every day. 

Who we want

We want project managers highly experienced within major construction, or engineering projects.  You need to have proven achievement in the delivery of projects to time, quality and budget, with a solid commercial understanding to provide advice and mitigate risk.  Dealing with varying stakeholders and leading multidisciplinary teams you need to have fine-tuned interpersonal skills that allow you to negotiate, influence and build positive relationships. 

How to apply

Please click on the APPLY NOW link to submit a 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 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.

To find out more about LXRP please visit www.levelcrossings.vic.gov.au. For further information about the position please contact Sarah McDermott, Deputy Project Director - Western  on 0410 113 483.  

Applications close midnight, Thursday 29 August 2019.


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