Senior Design Coordinator

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/1573718
Closing Date: 23-Jan-2022
Salary Range: $125,893 - $168,473
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: RPV - VPS6 Senior Design Coord~RR (SE) - Position Description.pdf (PDF, 267KB)


Contact: Bettina Monello, HR Advisor
RPV-HR@railprojects.vic.gov.au

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.

About you

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be experienced in design, development and delivery within major brownfield rail infrastructure projects, including an understanding of engineering disciplines
  • Demonstrate the ability to prepare external consultant briefs and manage consultants to achieve timely and quality outputs
  • Provide excellent people management skills, with the capacity to listen to others, identify their needs and provide appropriate direction, guidance and development support
  • Have a Bachelor (or higher) qualification in engineering or a related discipline

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. We want to know why you want to work for Rail Projects Victoria, 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 Bettina Monello, HR Advisor, RPV-HR@railprojects.vic.gov.au.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Sunday 23 January 2022.


From here...