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HCMT, Engineering and Standards Manager

Date: 12-May-2022

Location: Melbourne, 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.

  • Newly created position within our Operations Division
  • Full time, 24 months fixed term role
  • Attractive salary package and generous benefits

About the Role

We are seeking an experienced and driven professional to take on the newly created role of Engineering and Standards Manager, HCMT within the Operations Division of Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM).  You will provide specialist technical engineering services in Rolling Stock systems including the provision of railway Rolling Stock standards, engineering management, supporting systems & tools and design reviews.

In this critical role, you will also manage MTM’s Operational input into the Engineering needs to support the introduction and operation of the HCMT fleet, whilst delivering upon key performance indicators required to support MTM's objectives for Operations within the MTM Franchise.

Reporting into the Head of Fleet Interface HCMT, you will operate within a dynamic environment and will receive professional support and development from an engaged leadership team, focussed on innovation and cultivating a customer service centric environment.

About You

You will be a Registered Professional Engineer (or working towards registration) with skills and experience in some of the following areas will be highly regarded:

  • Experience in rolling stock systems design, construction or maintenance environment 
  • Experience in urban passenger railway environment 
  • Experience and knowledge of Rolling Stock technical and engineering standards, system specifications and practices 
  • Experience and knowledge of railway systems asset management processes 
  • An understanding of the principles of asset management as expressed in ISO55000 and the application of such principles to the MTM Rolling Stock disciplines


Our teams are enriched with individuals that possess diverse skills and experience and are passionate about contributing to Metro Trains values, goals and strategy. If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you.

How to Apply

Please submit your application, including a cover letter demonstrating your relevant experience and strengths, and resume.

For further information about the role, please contact Ny Sok (Talent Acquisition Specialist) by email:



Metro Trains is an equal opportunity employer and embraces diversity. We encourage all interested applicants to apply.