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Planners: Expression of Interest

Date: 31-Mar-2021

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.






The Metro Level Crossing Removal Team (MLXRT) are seeking expressions of interest for Planners, to support our ongoing program of works on the following Alliances;


•    Southern Program Alliance
•    Western Program Alliance
•    North West Program Alliance
•    South Eastern Program Alliance
•    Metropolitan Roads Program Alliance


These roles will coordinate the development and implementation of programs, projects and initiatives. You will administer, oversee and coordinate a number of activities requiring you to liaise with a number of stakeholders working across the Metro Rail projects portfolio.



About You

•    Tertiary qualification in Engineering, Project Management and/or Planning/Scheduling.
•    Inquisitive mindset and be able to connect the dots when dealing with a number of moving pieces and a variety of stakeholders. 
•    Attention to detail will be key, whilst you support the development and execution of initiatives in an ever changing environment.
•    Ability to apply a safety focus and a willingness to promote a safe working culture.
•    Ability to collect, analyse and present workplace data and information.
•    Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management and staff (verbal and written).
•    Ability to identify project specifications and requirements.
•    Demonstrated experience in provision of Program/Schedule and project control services in one of the following areas;


      Rail Infrastructure projects 
      Occupation Planning
      Civil construction projects 


Why work for Metro?


•    Build your career on a high-profile project with an exciting pipeline of work
•    Work with a team of passionate professionals changing how Melbournians travel around our city
•    We are dedicated to empowering our team & providing long-term career development opportunities 
•    Competitive salary & employee incentives

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 7th May 2021.



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.