Program Planner

Rail Projects Victoria, Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (RPV, MTIA), 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, MTIA 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: Planning
Classification: PSE
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/RPV/RPV/1431814
Closing Date: 24-Nov-2019
Salary Range: $163,931 - $222,947
Job Duration: Up to 3 years - Fixed Term, Full Time
Attachments: RPV - PSE Program Planner - PD.pdf (PDF, 195KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Bridget Forbes - HR Advisor
(03) 9655 6619

Position Details

About the opportunity

The Program Planner is responsible for the development and management of integrated detailed and summary programs for the Metro Tunnel program of works, for the monitoring and reporting of progress and program status and for the provision of strategic program advice and support to Package Directors and Leadership Teams within Rail Projects Victoria.

Working with the Package Directors within specific project teams and with the Integrated Program Director, the Program Planner ensures completeness, accuracy and clarity of programs, the identification of critical works and interfaces between Packages, and the effective communication of program status including any delays and issues arising along with mitigation strategies.

For more information please see the attached position description.

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 discipline 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!

To be successful in obtaining this role you will have experience across:

  • Strong knowledge and experience with planning and programming all scope elements, disciplines and phases of major rail infrastructure projects, particularly in testing & commissioning
  • Experience in developing and managing schedules on a project and program level.
  • Experience in identifying and managing complex program interfaces between interdependent packages and projects.

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 Bridget Forbes, HR Advisor on (03)9655 6619.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Sunday 24th November 2019.


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