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SERQ Lead Auditor

Date: 22-Feb-2021

Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU

Company: metrotrain

Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM) is a multi-award winning organisation and we pride ourselves on our team of high performing talented professionals who are safety and delivery focused, and are at the core of our success. You will be joining an organisation that is known as a leader in its field but also prides itself on being dynamic, embracing new technologies and focused on customer service. We are passionate about promoting work/life balance so our people feel comfortable 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 seeking a SERQ Systems Lead Auditor to join our Projects team.  The SERQ Systems Auditor will provide independent review and recommendations on matters relating to railway operations at risk from project construction activities; process’s and systems. They will assess and report on the safety and integrity of the rail infrastructure, passenger services and the safety of rail safety workers within the Project/s. 


  • Provision of independent advice to SERQ  Systems Manager regarding adequacy and efficiency of SERQ Systems Program and MTM SMS compliance within MTP and or project/s;
  • Responsible for the creating, coordinating and conducting of Audits, Inspections, Incident Reporting, Actions and NCRs entered into INX in the MTP Portfolio.
  • Manage interfaces with other MTM Audit, Quality representatives and project/s to identify issues and ensure consistency across the network.
  • Responsible for monitoring and reporting on SERQ interface management between the RPVP SERQ management system and RTO Management systems.
  • Accountable for the management of the SERQ Systems monitoring / compliance (this includes but not limited to project/s direction, and delivery of functional Day to Day outputs).
  • Provide guidance for packages adherence & assurance to MTM SMS (risk control / potential impact on operational safety)
  • Manage and coordinate Audits / Inspections in consultation with the SERQ Systems Manager
  • Manage and coordinate Reports and  recording of findings in consultation with the SERQ Systems Manager


About you

  • A Risk and Safety/ Audit  lead who has appreciable level of rail knowledge and experience.
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and consultation expertise
  • Strong report and concise report writing
  • Demonstrable analytical ability and critical thinking focused on Rail Construction / Operational environment 
  • Proven problem solving ability
  • Relevant experience in risk management, ideally in construction or engineering
  • Understanding in end to end cycle of a project
  • Ability to motivate and communicate effectively with all personnel throughout the organisation 
  • Ability to schedule work priorities to ensure strict adherence to deadlines
  • TTSA – Train Track Safety Awareness.


This is an excellent opportunity to take the next step in your career and make a tangible impact on Melbourne’s rail infrastructure. If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you.

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

M: 0435 328 121


Applications close on the 21st of March 2021. Please note that the screening process may take place prior to the closing date of 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.