Manager, Sustainable Infrastructure

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Department: Major Road Projects Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Land Management
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1584583
Closing Date: 06-Dec-2021
Salary Range: $125,893 - $168,473
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: VPS6 Manager Sustainable Infrastructure - .pdf (PDF, 87KB)

Contact: Senior Talent Acquisition Advisor

Position Details

Major Road Projects Victoria

Working at Major Road Projects Victoria means being part of something big.

We oversee more than 50 projects as a cornerstone of Victoria's Big Build, including some of the State's most important roads.

We do work that matters:

  • At our heart is a commitment to building better roads throughout Victoria.  It's about creating more capacity for our network, improving safety and ensuring commuters enjoy more reliable journeys. But this is just beginning!
  • This is a key role within the MRPV Land, Planning & Environment team, where you will be working on identifying and delivering upon sustainability opportunities on a wide variety of road infrastructure projects. 
  • Sustainability for MRPV is not an add-on; we have genuine commitment to achieving sustainable outcomes at the highest level of the organisation.

Join us in building better connections for Victoria by:

  • Leading, supporting and motivating a small team of sustainability specialists to support project teams and contractors ensuring delivery of sustainability performance requirements and delivery of Recycled First opportunities and initiatives. 
  • Establishing and maintaining strategic partnerships with key industry partners (including other MTIA project teams and ISC) to identify needs, opportunities and priorities regarding sustainability inclusions across infrastructure projects, in line with evolving industry standards.  
  • Developing mutually beneficial collaboration with key government and non-government stakeholders, including contractors and ISC, regarding integrating sustainable infrastructure initiatives throughout road projects to achieve successful outcomes.  
  • Providing expert advice and leadership regarding the development of sustainable infrastructure to relevant stakeholders internally and externally to MRPV. 
  • Supporting the development, implementation and reporting of MRPV's sustainability framework including utilisation of Infrastructure Sustainability Council (ISC) IS Rating Tools.
  • Further review and develop our framework to ensure we are continually improving and achieving leading practice in relation to sustainable infrastructure   
  • Actively engaging with projects in delivery to provide support, expert review, monitor and evaluate performance.


Naturally we are looking for a proven track record and extensive experience in the development, implementation and monitoring of tools and plans in relation to infrastructure and environmental sustainability, in particular the use of Rating Tools, to deliver positive outcomes for the delivery of infrastructure projects.  Of most importance is a high level interpersonal and communication skills to establish and maintain constructive working relationships with people at all levels.

The role sits within the Land, Planning & Environment team of the Program Services and Engineering Division, reporting to the Senior Manager, Property & Technical Services based in our Melbourne office.

MRPV believes in promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace and encourage people from all backgrounds, abilities, and identities to apply to our vacancies. 

To be part of something meaningful and leave a positive legacy connecting Victorian communities, apply for a role with us today. 


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