The biggest infrastructure project ever undertaken in Victoria, Suburban Rail Loop will create around 20,000 jobs during construction with up to 2,000 apprentices, trainees and cadets employed under the Government’s Major Projects Skills Guarantee.
At Suburban Rail Loop Authority (SRLA) we offer a unique career opportunity to join this incredible city and state-shaping project in its early stages.
Currently advertised roles:
Senior Project Manager - Rail Operations - VPS STS
The Senior Project Manager, Rail Operations role is within the Rail & Infrastructure Delivery (R&I) branch, reporting to the Deputy Director, Rail Operations. The R&I team is a high-performing team responsible for operations and maintenance planning, engineering and assurance and delivery of the various construction packages of the Suburban Rail Loop railway. This role will support continued development of the Rail Operating Plan (ROP) for the SRL. Working closely with the Deputy Director, Rail Operations and project teams, this role will develop detailed concepts that will inform the operational requirements that need to be specified for the design and delivery of the SRL. You will be considered a ‘safe pair of hands' who possess a proactive approach to problem solving, with the ability to form positive working relationships with a diverse range of SRLA project teams, external stakeholders and technical advisors. Applications close 18/06/2021.
Information Officer - VPSG4
The Information Officer will play an important role in supporting the Suburban Rail Loop Authority in maintaining efficient and effective records and document management systems and associated procedures that meet corporate and best practice requirements. This role requires a strong ability to work independently in a complex project environment. Applications close 06/06/2021.
Procurement Advisor - VPSG5
The Procurement Advisor will play a key role in delivering timely and effective goods and services procurement advice and solutions across the organisation. This position will support a range of stakeholders across SRLA in the implementation of a range of initiatives related to procurement activity. The incumbent will take on a proactive role in delivering and facilitating high quality procurement practice with the objective of realising value-for-money outcomes, whilst ensuring risks are managed and business needs are achieved. You will build strong internal stakeholder relationships based on superior service, implement service improvement initiatives and foster a collaborative team spirit focused on service delivery. Applications close 13/06/2021.
Director, Office of the CEO - SES1
The Director, Office of CEO has a varied and complex work program directed by the key strategic priorities and imperatives facing the CEO. The position is responsible for providing support and advice, analysis and briefing tasks to support the CEO, their office and the Executive Leadership Team as well as following issues and activities through to ensure outcomes are achieved. They may also be required to undertake complex research and provide advice where required. The Director, Office of CEO from time to time will lead initiatives on behalf of the CEO, which are generally specialised, confidential, complex and at times will be across the SRLA Divisions which must be managed and coordinated close to the CEO's office. Applications 13/06/2021.
Director, Office of the EGM, Corporate Services - SES1
The Director, Office of EGM Corporate Services has a varied and complex work program directed by the key strategic priorities and imperatives facing the EGM Corporate Services. The position is responsible for providing support and advice, analysis and briefing tasks to support the EGM, Corporate Services, their office and the Executive Leadership Team as well as following issues and activities through to ensure outcomes are achieved. They may also be required to undertake complex research and provide advice where required. The Director, Office of EGM Corporate Services from time to time will lead initiatives on behalf of the EGM, Corporate Services, which are generally specialised, confidential, complex and at times will be across the SRLA Divisions which must be managed and coordinated close to the EGM Corporate Services' office. Applications close 13/06/2021.
Senior Adviser, Environmental Management and Performance - VPSG5
This role will support the development and delivery phases of the project, working closely with the Manager, Environmental Management and Sustainability to develop and implement systems and procedures, to evaluate contractor performance and drive continual improvement on environmental management across the project. A flexible, but accountable approach to the delivery of this role is required as day to day you will be providing advice and problem-solving on a range of complex issues whilst seeking opportunities for positive environmental and project outcomes in support of SRLA's Environmental Policy and Sustainability Policy. You will be a highly focused and proactive person who is passionate about contributing to the delivery of city-shaping public infrastructure, with experience working within a multi-disciplinary team and large fast-paced projects. You will possess the ability to form positive and collaborative working relationships with a diverse range of SRLA project teams, technical advisers, and key stakeholders. Applications close 14/06/2021.
Manager, Governance & Program (VPSG6)
The Governance and Program Manager will report to the Director Policy and Strategy in the Planning and Precincts division and will be responsible for establishing and managing the Precinct program. The Governance and Program Manager will interface with the central Project Controls team on behalf of the division, providing guidance and support to project managers and subject matter experts (SMEs) in the key areas of program development, cost forecasting, risk management, scheduling and reporting. The role will oversee a small team, drawing on the specialist risk, cost control and scheduling resources within the Project Controls team. Applications close 23/06/21.
Precinct Director (two positions) - SES1
The Precinct Directors are advocates for the Precincts and lead the realisation of vibrant, distinctive and future focussed places for Victorians to work, live and play, integrated with new rail infrastructure. You will do this by interfacing across internal workstreams and building productive relationships and partnerships across government, with stakeholders and with industry. By identifying, aligning and coordinating investment you will unlock the potential of Suburban Rail Loop precincts and execute planning and development strategies that deliver the desired outcomes. Supported by professionals and subject matter experts focussed on delivering individual elements of the SRL precincts program, you will take responsibility for ensuring coherent precinct vision is achieved by gaining buy in from key stakeholders and driving the execution of plans through strategic land use planning, coordinated delivery of government investment, and commercial delivery in partnership with industry. Applications close 24/06/21.
Precinct Interface Manager (VPSG6)
The Precinct Interface Manager will report into and assist the Director, Box Hill, Burwood and Cheltenham in delivering the development of vibrant, distinctive, and inclusive communities for Victorians to live, work and enjoy. It will be responsible for connecting internal workstreams, government, stakeholders, and industry to deliver precinct initiatives and by building collaborative and productive partnerships. Joining a diverse team of professionals encompassing policy, planning and design, transport and property development specialists, the role will contribute to the identification, prioritisation, analysis and coordination of investment, and the development of coherent planning, to facilitate the realisation of a wide range of precinct design and development focussed outcomes across nominated Suburban Rail Loop precincts and project areas. Applications close 27/06/21.
Commercial Manager - Assurance & Governance (VPSG6)
Reporting to the Deputy Director, Commercial – Rail and Infrastructure, the Commercial Manager – Assurance and Governance will be responsible for overseeing governance arrangements for commercial and procurement aspects in relation to the major work packages for SRL. This position will play a key role in delivering strong governance for the commercial team including supporting executive level committees and steering groups, preparing and reviewing Ministerial briefings and Cabinet documentation, coordinating project assurance processes (e.g. High Value High Risk Gateway Review process) and ensuring that commercial activities are consistent with Government infrastructure policies and procedures. The role will also include consulting with, and reviewing the work prepared by, external commercial advisors and legal advisors to ensure commercial and procurement matters are appropriately briefed to government. This role would suit someone who understands and is interested in major project delivery in a government setting. Applications close 04/07/21.
Commercial Manager - Initial and Early Works
Reporting to the Deputy Director Commercial – Rail and Infrastructure, the Commercial Manager supports the commercial, contractual, and financial management for the Suburban Rail Loop. This role will provide commercial management support for the Initial Works and Early Works package and will be an embedded member of the team. The role will interface with external commercial, legal, transaction and probity advisors to ensure a consistent and agreed approach is taken on commercial, contractual and probity positions which support project implementation. The successful applicant will enjoy looking at the bigger picture but will be equally be comfortable in reviewing and negotiating contracts, speaking to internal and external stakeholders, supporting the successful delivery of major works packages, and providing expert advice to our project teams. This is a busy but exciting role. Applications close 04/07/21.