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Date: 30-Apr-2021

Location: Melbourne CBD, VIC, AU

Company: metrotrain

Metro is a multi-award winning organisation, and we pride ourselves on our team of honest, high performing professionals who are talented, inclusive and safety focused and who are at the core of our success. You will be joining an organisation that is known as a global leader in its field but also prides itself on being dynamic, embracing new technologies and focused on customer service. Our aim is to promote work/life balance, allow team members to bring their best to work and to truly be focused on a common goal which is to provide a world-class railway service.


We are currently looking for astute Site Supervisors to join the Metro Tunnel Project.


The Role
Reporting into the OCS/ICT Delivery Manager, the site supervisor is responsible for supporting the construction, test and integration of OCS/ICT Infrastructure and systems. 



  • Operate in accordance with the  Construction team’s direction and guidelines 
  • Interpret customer and functional specifications, including requirements 
  • Prepare scope documentation for specific activities/works
  • Assist in the detailed planning of project delivery and closeout activities
  • Manage RFI process, ensuring appropriate technical input and timely response
  • Complete assigned work duties on time and within budget
  • Ensure project risks are mitigated
  • Maintain construction standards and conform to safety, reliability and quality
  • Engage contractors/suppliers and manage tendering, evaluation and contract award
  • Interpret common conditions of contractual terms, documentation and tendering process
  • Schedule work priorities to ensure deadlines are strictly adhered to
  • Identify and document work practices, methods and activities
  • Manage design information and drawings, including document issue to relevant parties
  • Assist the Delivery Manager with development of reports
  • Identify, track and resolve issues
  • Coordinate drawing redlines and as-built completion
  • Manage asset data collection and submission to MTM/PTV systems
  • Manage asset handover process, ensuring that all key stakeholders are involved, and project documentation is completed


About You:

  • Demonstrated construction and/or project delivery experience within Civil, Building Services, Electrical, Telecommunications, Radio or other Control Systems disciplines.
  • Previous experience working in multi-disciplinary design team(s) integrating systems / building services with architectural and structural disciplines is preferable.
  • Experience and knowledge of working within a rail environment, following rail procedures and processes is desirable.
  • Ability to transition detailed design packages into construction, according to defined standards / specifications.
  • Ability to plan, budget and organise work in an efficient and effective manner (i.e. good working knowledge of OH&S, rail safety, quality assurance and environmental management requirements).
  • Demonstrated experience in managing subcontractors. 
  • Proven ability to mediate, analyse and work under conditions of diversely conflicting requirements.
  • Possess analytical, evaluative and decision making skills.Ability to hold a security advisor license to carry out project activities.


Why work for Metro?

  • Great Team Culture and Work/Life Balance
  • Competitive Salary & Employee Benefits
  • Collaborative & Supportive Team
  • Free Myki Travel



This is a fantastic and high profile opportunity to build on the career you have developed to date and be part of the legacy that ‘connects people and places for a growing Melbourne’.

If what you have read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then please submit your application by COB Sunday 23 May 2021.


For more information, please contact Yvette Michael, Talent Acqusition Specialist.


M: 0435328121


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