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Professionals Program, Rail Systems

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: Engineering
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1428413
Closing Date: 17-Nov-2019
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: Up to 30 months
Attachments: RPV - VPS5 Professionals Program, Rail Systems - PD.pdf (PDF, 194KB)

Contact: Becky Fry - Senior HR Advisor
9655 6086

Position Details

Professionals Program – Rail Systems

A two-and-a-half-year program designed for mid-career professionals who are looking to make a change and embark on a career in Rail Systems and Signalling.


You will be embedded within RPV's project delivery teams while participating in a structured learning and development program involving exposure to signalling processes and obtain a formal qualification to fast-track your signalling engineering career. You will be working closely with senior signalling experts to support RPV in ensuring the design, development and delivery of the signalling components are to a high standard.

  • 30-month program
  • Full-time work opportunity
  • On-the-job learning experience
  • Formal qualification in Railway Signalling

About you

  • A highly focused and driven person who is passionate about contributing to the delivery of Public Infrastructure.
  • Eager to start a career in Rail Systems and Signalling
  • Interested in major rail infrastructure projects


  • Completed a Bachelor of Engineering or Science in electrical, computer science, or related discipline.
  • Be an Australian Citizen, New Zealand Citizen, Permanent Resident or have full valid working rights in Australia for the duration of the program

How to Apply

Please include a Cover Letter, CV and response to Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description. We want to know why you want to work at RPV, why you are interested in the program, and, taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role. 

Applications close 11.59 pm – Sunday 17 November 2019.

If you would like any further information, please email

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