First listed on: 30 November 2019

Engineering Interface Manager

Company description:

Metro moves you around Melbourne.

As the city's metropolitan rail service, Metro operates 226 six carriage trains across 998 kilometres of track, transporting 450,000 customers each day. We aim to encourage the Melbourne community's vibrant and ever evolving lifestyles, by providing a seamless transport solution to keep individuals connected.

With 15 lines, 222 stations and services seven days a week, Metro can take you wherever you're headed across the city, whenever you want to go.

Job description:

We are currently seeking an Engineering Interface Manager for work on our South Eastern Program Alliance as part of the Level Crossing Removal.

This large-scale project will benefit train users, pedestrians, cyclists and drivers by improving safety, reducing congestion and enabling more frequent train services.

In this role, you will manage the project on all Engineering deliverables to facilitate successful Project delivery while maintaining MTM's safety obligations. This is an exciting opportunity to develop your existing skills and advance your career in the rail industry.

  • Be a key interface between the project's design team and MTM's Engineering, Operational and Maintenance teams
  • Coordinate internal and external stakeholders to obtain relevant approvals relating to the design review process
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders in order to meet project targets, objectives and milestones related to the projects' engineering deliverables
  • Work with the projects' design team and rail disruptions team to ensure associated engineering documentation is completed in accordance with the MTM rail disruption procedures.
  • Manage in the Management of Change process for the project including standard waiver, engineering change approvals and type approvals, including facilitation of required risk assessments.
  • Actively participate in the Safety in Design process of design packages.

Desired experience:
  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering or Project Management.
  • Minimum 6-10 years' engineering experience.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the design process within a project delivery space.
  • Strong technical skills in a multi-disciplinary project
  • Strong communication and relationship skills to achieve outcomes
  • Experience in a railway or operational system design environment is desirable.
  • A strong understanding of the importance of risk management at a project level.
  • A strong understanding of the monetary and safety impacts of changes to engineering and systems in an operational environment.

Why work for Metro?
  • Career development and opportunities to learn new skills
  • Collaborative team of passionate people
  • Free public transport in Victoria

If what you've read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you!

Please submit your application by COB Friday, the 27th of December 2019. Due to our Christmas shutdown period we will be in contact with you in the New Year.

Metro Trains is an equal opportunity employer and embraces diversity. We encourage all interested applicants to apply but please note - only applications with the right to live and work in Australia will be considered for this position.


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