Lead Project Manager

  • Company:
    Engineering & Maintenance
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 days ago
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<div><p><strong>About us</strong></p><p> </p><p>At Sydney Trains our vision is to keep Sydney moving by putting the customer at the centre of everything we do. We work at the heart of local communities and integrate cutting edge technology to deliver efficient rail services which exceed expectations and support a rapidly growing economy. Sydney Trains also operate the Rail Operations Centre and are responsible for the maintenance of assets including tracks, trains, signals, overhead wiring, stations and facilities. We conduct our operations in the community in compliance with the principles of ecologically sustainable development.</p><p> </p><p><strong>About the team</strong></p><p> </p><p>The Engineering & Maintenance Directorate manages a $1.5 billion annual maintenance program on behalf of Sydney Trains and NSW Trains – delivering a safe, reliable passenger fleet and metropolitan rail network, to meet growing customer demand and keep Sydney moving.</p><p>The Project Management Team manages and drives major projects such as the refurbishment and upgrading of Sydney Trains and NSW Trains Major Works projects.</p><p> </p><p><strong>The opportunity </strong></p><p> </p><p>Right now, we have a senior leadership opportunity for a Lead Project Manager to manage and deliver major Operational Technology projects with a strong focus on Communications within Sydney Trains and NSW Trains Major Works division.</p><p>You will act as the conduit between Construction, external communication providers, State Federal and Local government, and Environmental groups to ensure timely delivery of these large, complex projects.</p><p> </p><p><strong>What you will be involved in:</strong></p><p> </p><ul> <li>Leading complex refurbishment and upgrading projects for Major Works including development, design, contract management, testing and commissioning</li> <li>Designing and implementing a program that ensures maintenance processes and funding are in place</li> <li>Collaborating with a wide variety of Directorate, divisional and TfNSW stakeholders on long term asset management plans for the projects ensuring the needs of the projects and associated assets maintenance are aligned.</li> </ul><p> </p><p><strong>About you</strong></p><p> </p><p>You are tertiary qualified in Engineering / Project Management and/or have equivalent experience in delivering large complex projects, highly technical with very different stakeholders in a compressed timeframe.</p><p>You have complex stakeholder engagement experience and have extremely good communication skills with an ability to engage with people at all levels.</p><p>Ideally, you will also have a strong understanding of the passenger rail industry and rail operations, major project development and delivery.</p><p> </p><p><strong>Salary and benefits</strong></p><p> </p><p>This is a Transport Senior Service role (TSSM Level) offering an attractive remuneration package.</p><p> </p><p>For more information on Employee Benefits at Sydney Trains please click <a href="https://files.jobs.nsw.gov.au/ddxn9t"><strong>here</strong></a></p><p> </p><p><strong>Want to know more?</strong></p><p> </p><p>Please click <a href="https://files.jobs.nsw.gov.au/iq5i88"><strong>here</strong></a> to view a copy of the role description.</p><p> </p><p><strong>Interested? </strong></p><p> </p><p>Right now is an exciting time to join our team as we deliver an iconic $52.1 billion investment into future transport infrastructure and services over 40 years.</p><p>Be a part of something big. Apply today to register your interest!</p><p> </p><p><strong>How to apply</strong></p><p> </p><p>To apply for this position, please submit a resume and brief covering letter (no longer than two pages) which</p><p>addresses:</p><p><strong>a)</strong> how your skills and experience suit the role, and</p><p><strong>b)</strong> your most significant and relevant achievement</p><p> </p><p><strong>Our Commitment to Diversity</strong></p><p> </p><p>Great people come from all walks of life. At Transport for NSW, we are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve. We actively promote gender diversity in our workplaces, the employment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and the employment of people with a disability. We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, or sexual orientation. If you need an adjustment in the recruitment process, please call/text or email the contact person for this role.</p><p> </p><p>For any enquiries, please email Yvonne Hughes at yvonne.hughes@transport.nsw.gov.au</p><p> </p><p><strong>Apply today to register your interest!</strong></p><p>Find out more about Sydney Trains at https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/sydneytrains/about-sydney-trains.</p><p> </p><p><strong>Applications close: Thursday 17 September 2020 at 11:59pm</strong></p><p> </p></div>