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Project Manager

Date: 13-May-2022

Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU

Company: metrotrain


Company Description

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.


About the Role

We are seeking a Project Manager to effectively manage IT projects required to be delivered by Head of Infrastructure and Service Delivery through to successful completion and the realisation of desired business outcomes, whilst ensuring all works are performed according to safety and security standards and other statutory/ regulatory requirements.

This role is available on 24 months max term.


You will be accountable for running all aspects of the project on behalf of the Sponsor and directs the project resources on a day-to-day basis.  They are accountable to produce the required deliverables/services as specified to achieve the agreed outcomes and benefits.

  • Facilitates definition and approval of the project. This will involve, but not be limited to the following elements:
    • Developing a project brief
    • Defining scope of works for projects and obtaining client signoff, including all business, functional and non-functional requirements
    • Providing budget estimate to the client and obtaining client signoff
    • Preparing supporting plans and schedules
    • Negotiating resource availability
    • Securing appropriate project resources

About You

  • Tertiary qualification in Business or related discipline
  • Relevant course completion or certification in project management (e.g. Prince2)
  • 5 years of experience in Project Management and IT industry experience
  • Ability to apply the Project Management Framework process

Why Work for Metro

  • Point to new technology at your local railway station and say, "My team did that!".
  • Influence large rail infrastructure projects to integrate new technology into our operations.
  • Play a crucial role in the Operational Control Management Systems (OCMS) Leadership Team
  • All Metro Employees receive a free Myki pass that allows free Public Transport in Victoria.
  • Metro supports work/life balance with opportunities to work from home as agreed with your line manager aligned with achieving required business outcomes and MTM’s flexible work policy.
  • Have a significant impact on programs that will directly improve Melbourne’s suburban rail network whilst ensuring these developments do not come at a cost to our safe and cost-effective delivery of services.
  • 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




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.