Engineer Program Specialist

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: VPSG4
Work Location: VIC - various
Reference: VG/VG/80014386EXT2
Closing Date: 05-Oct-2022
Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Engineer Program Specialist (Roadside) (2).pdf (PDF, 316KB)

Contact: Pasan Weerasekara
0452278070 or

Position Details

Engineer Program Specialist

  • Annual Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192 per annum plus superannuation
  • Tenure: Ongoing
  • Employment Type:  Full Time
  • Usual Work Location: Dandenong and Lilydale

About the Team

SprayLIne Road Services is a commercialised division within the Network Operations Division of Transport Services, and provides road maintenance services, construction and associated civil works, bituminous spray sealing and line marking to DoT, other state road authorities, municipal councils, and private industry.

About the Opportunity

The Works Engineer is responsible for developing and prioritising a pro-active works program for delivery across the Eastern Metro Region. Works Engineer is also responsible for submitting the monthly claim and contractual administration and contractor management.

About You

  • Innovation and Continuous Improvement - Prepare contracts and quotation specifications of moderate complexity within State Government Procurement Guidelines, administer contracts, develop claims, develop programs to drive efficiency across the network.
  • Business and Commercial Acumen - Defines and maximises value add and/or return of investment in programming of works, efficiencies in month claim. Uses broad understanding of procurement and finance concepts to inform expenditure decisions and manage risks.
  • Stakeholder Management - Demonstrates self-awareness and a commitment to personal development by actively seeking constructive feedback from internal and external customers, staff and stakeholders through monthly meetings to achieve improved business outcomes.
  • Managing People- Lead in displaying to public sector values

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. We are focused on providing a workplace environment that is rewarding, enjoyable, healthy and productive for all employees, where contributions are valued and recognised, expectations are clear, and treatment is fair and equitable. More information on the PD attached.

How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and if you wish a covering letter.  Applications close 11.59pm on 05-OCT-2022

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness.

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

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please call Pasan Weerasekara on 0452278070 or

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence

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