Project Safety Advisor

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, Suburban Rail Loop 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: Occupational Health and Safety
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/VG/026028
Closing Date: 29-Sep-2019
Salary Range: $98,396 - $119,052
Job Duration: Fixed Term - Up to three (3) years
Attachments: RPV - VPS5 Project Saferty Advisor PD.pdf (PDF, 171KB)

Contact: Julia Grbac - HR Manager
(03) 9027 5796

Position Details

About the opportunity

The Project Safety Advisor will be responsible for promoting a safe and healthy work culture, and the management of the development, implementation and maintenance of best practice safety management systems, procedures and communications. Working with minimal supervision, this position requires solid technical knowledge and experience to engage with internal and external stakeholders to ensure successful delivery of key health and safety initiatives and strategies. Excellent communication skills and a strong ability to influence a broad range of stakeholders are vital. 

Attendance at construction and rail sites will be required, including occasional flexibility in work hours to suit site working schedules.

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 OH&S professional 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!

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 Julia Grbac - HR Manager on (03) 9027 5796.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Sunday 29 September 2019.

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