Licensed Surveyor | Manager Survey & Declaration

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.
Job Details
Department: Department of Transport
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Construction
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/99998724R
Closing Date: 02-Oct-2022
Salary Range: $127,467 - $170,579
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Manager Survey and Declaration I Licensed Surveyor.pdf (PDF, 178KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Scott Hade
0436 431 719

Position Details

Licensed Surveyor | Manager Survey & Declaration

  • VPS6: $127,467 - $170,579 per annum plus superannuation
  • Ongoing, Full Time
  • Kew (the department provides flexible working arrangements)

About the Division

Transport Assets' purpose is to optimise the value of the Victorian transport system by driving an integrated, whole-of-life asset management approach to the state's assets across the transport portfolio.

About the opportunity

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Licenced Surveyor to join the department as a Survey and Declaration Manager with the Department of Transport (DOT). You will lead and manage a team comprising of technical experts and survey, land information and road declaration practitioners that provide a broad range of survey and road declaration services to the transport portfolio and whole of Government. You will have oversight and execution of a range of survey and road declaration related activities, including the provision of technical advice to DoT/MTIA projects, the review and processing of survey and road declarations, training of staff (including PTA candidates), provision of technical advice and maintenance of DoT standards and guidelines and the adherence to safe work practices.

You are required to have the below qualifications and certifications:

  • University degree in surveying or geomatics or an equivalent qualification as approved by the Surveyors Registration Board of Victoria. 
  • Registration as a Practising Licensed Surveyor in Victoria with the Surveyors Registration Board for Victoria with experience after registration. 

For complete list of Key Accountabilities and Key Selection Criteria for position, please refer to the attached PD.

Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network.  We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life.

  • Ongoing role.
  • Positive team culture, genuine career development and progression opportunities.
  • Access to career development opportunities within the department and across the wider VPS.
  • Generous leave loading.
  • Exposure to working on a wide range of recognised projects. 
  • Annual performance development reviews.
  • Access to discounted public transport.
  • Office within close proximity to public transport.
  • Free onsite car parking.
  • Office near cafes and local eateries.
  • Flexible working arrangements.

How to apply:

Applications should include a resume and a covering letter. Applications close 11.59pm on Sunday 02 October 2022

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19. To be considered up to date vaccinated, you must have been administered COVID-19 vaccines as determined by the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI). DoT is requiring all staff to be Vaccinated and to have had Booster Vaccination (Triple vaccinated as a minimum).

Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Scott Hade, Senior Manager - Geospatial, Declaration & Drawings on 0436 431 719

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