Asset Engineer, Stations & Facilities

  • Full time, ongoing role
  • PTV G 6 $115,137 - $154,076 + 9.5% superannuation
  • Docklands location, close to Southern Cross Station
  • Support the Principal Engineers in performing technical duties

For further information on Public Transport Victoria, please visit the PTV Website

Job Details
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Department: Public Transport Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Engineering
Classification: PTV 6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/NIPAAEPTV6
Closing Date: 22-Feb-2018
Salary Range: $115,137 - $154,076
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Network Integrity, Projects & Assurance - Technical Services - Asset Engineering - Asset Engineer St.pdf (PDF, 332KB)

PTV Capability Framework - 1 Page Summary.pdf (PDF, 208KB)

Contact: Anhtuan Nguyen

Position Details

About Public Transport Victoria (PTV)

What is PTV? It is a single point of contact for you to gain information on Public Transport services, fares, tickets and initiatives. We here at PTV manage Victoria's train, tram and bus services. Our team here at PTV develops and nurtures a strong, vibrant culture encouraging innovation to drive a high-performing Government organisation. We build on the hard work, passion and creativity of our people to promote excellence in our industry, and greater mobility for all Victorians.

PTV helps hundreds of thousands of Victorian's make their way to and from life's events. That may be arriving at work or school, visiting family or friends, attending sporting or entertainment events, whatever it is, WE PLAY A ROLE.

About the role

Asset Engineer will support the functions of the technical services branch under the leadership of a Principal Engineer for their technical discipline. This may involve:

  • Developing and maintaining core network technical and maintenance requirements.
  • Planning and co-ordinating technical activities which ensure compliance to the Public Transport Victoria technical and maintenance requirements.
  • Investigation, analysis and resolution of arising technical issues.
  • Writing concise yet comprehensive reports
  • Working with customer services representatives to ensure appropriate application of user requirements guidelines.

What we're looking for

Essential (must have to be considered for the position)

  • Excellent skills in the provision of expert and authoritative advice, and recommendations, the application of professional guidance and acumen within the field of stations and public transport facilities.
  • Well-developed research, conceptual and analytical skills, including the ability to identify emerging issues, trends and risks, assimilate potential applications and impacts and the expertise to resolve complex operational and sensitive stakeholder problems with respect to stations and public transport facilities.
  • High level work organisation skills with the capacity to set meaningful priorities within a changing environment, paying particular attention to detail in all undertakings and successfully balance competing priorities.
  • Excellent written and presentation skills and the capacity to support the development of functional performance specifications for system development.



  • A tertiary qualification in engineering (civil, building or electrical) or a similar field and proven experience.

How to apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button below.  Your application must include a cover letter and separate resume (MS Word compatible).  For further information about the role, please refer to the attached position description and capability framework documents. If you have any questions specific to the role, please email 

Applications close 11:59 P.M. Thursday, 22 February 2018.

Emailed applications will not be accepted.

Unsolicited recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Public Transport Victoria is committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and supports diversity and flexibility. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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