Senior Project Engineer (Design)

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 or part time
Job Function: Engineering
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/033555B
Closing Date: 10-Oct-2022
Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735
Job Duration: Up to 3 years
Attachments: RPV - VPS5 Senior Project Engi~Position Description (updated).pdf (PDF, 338KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Christian Muzzi - HR Advisor

Position Details

About the opportunity

RPV, MTIA is seeking to engage a Senior Project Engineer (Design) to join the Regional Rail Revival team. Reporting to the Design Interface Manager – West, this role is responsible for client-side coordination of the design, development and engineering associated with the Regional Rail Revival program. The Senior Project Engineer (Design) will escalate and resolve issues interfacing between client (RPV), key project stakeholders and delivery partners for the Regional Rail Revival - West. The Senior Project Engineer (Design) will provide expert advice and guidance across a range of engineering and design issues during project development and delivery of multiple projects. This role may also be responsible for coordinating a team of technical advisors, internal RPV stakeholders, Rail Transport Operator (RTO) stakeholders and delivery partners to prepare design solutions or resolve engineering issues. 

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 be a qualified Engineer or similar background with experience working within large projects. 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 Christian Muzzi - HR Advisor at

Applications close 11:59 pm - Thursday 6 October 2022

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