Manager Asset Management, Information and Performance

Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria’s transport system. Our job is to integrate the transport network for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability.

People are at the centre of everything we do, whether they travel by train, drive, cycle, walk or move freight. For our people this means a fair selection process and salary, structured progression and professional development opportunities, flexible working arrangements, opportunities to move around the transport portfolio and public sector.

Job Details
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Department: Department of Transport
Work Type: Ongoing - flexible
Job Function: Strategic Management
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/000479
Closing Date: 29-Sep-2019
Salary Range: $120,692 - $161,511
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD - Manager, Asset Mgt In & P.docx (Word, 103KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Ramesh Liyanagedera, Executive Director
0408 432 987

Position Details


  • $120,692 – $161,511 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Ongoing
  • Usual Work Hours: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Melbourne, CBD (flexibility may be available)


The Manager, Asset System Planning and Development provides leadership and direction in the development of a capable, efficient and sustainable transport network servicing all of Victoria's transport users.  The position works together with the transport agencies to ensure integrated and complementary delivery of transport programs and projects to respond to transport user needs and improve overall system performance.

This position is responsible for leading the work to establish the project to define, receive approval and ongoing management of development and deployment of the Transport Asset Strategy, and supporting systems, processes and guidelines.

The incumbent will provide subject matter expertise and effective coordination across DoT and Portfolio Agencies and ensure that the capability of asset management is continuously improved.

Your application must include: Updated resume, cover letter and responses to the following questions:

  • Provide details of your knowledge, skills and experience in developing and implementing Strategic Asset Management Plans (SAMP). In a complex organisation, such as DoT.
  • Provide details of your knowledge, skills and experience in developing and implementing asset information management system, and whole of life cost optimisation models to support strategic and operational asset planning, assessment and forecasting, in a complex organisation, such as DoT.
  • Establish the necessary systems, tools, reporting and administrative processes to support tracking and analysis of the Transport Asset Strategies in collaboration with the delivery Agencies.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department.

For a confidential discussion, please call Ramesh Liyanagedera, Executive Director, Transport Asset Strategy on 0408 432 987.

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description.  To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button below.

Applications close at midnight on 29 September 2019.

Please note:  The generic online form on may ask you to provide the responses to all of the KSC. At this step in the on-line process, please only upload your resume and cover letter (there is NO requirement to address all of the KSC) and move on to the last screen where you will be asked to submit responses to the specific questions only. Complete these specific questions to complete your application. You may also respond to the above questions in a separate document and upload it with your resume or cover letter. 

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