Build the Metro Tunnel
'Build the Metro Tunnel' is a service delivered by Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) that offers a centralised location to find out about job opportunities working on the Metro Tunnel Project.
Each vacancy includes a brief summary of the role and a link to find out more and apply for the role.
Queries about external jobs should be directed to the appropriate organisation.
RPV, MTIA is seeking to engage a Package Director, Melbourne Airport Rail (MAR) who will be reporting to the Director, MAR. This role will be responsible for overseeing and mentoring a team of engineers and Project Managers to develop and deliver significant packages of work on the Melbourne Airport Rail project. Major elements of the role involve managing internal and external stakeholder relationships to achieve key milestones. The role requires extensive expertise in the development and delivery of major rail infrastructure projects combined with the ability to build and maintain high-level influential relationships across a broad range of stakeholders. Read more and apply.
Closing date: 10/07/2020
RPV, MTIA is seeking to engage a Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor. This role will support the development and delivery of communications and stakeholder engagement strategies for the Melbourne Airport Rail team and related works. This position works closely with RPV's technical and planning teams, and appointed construction contractors. Reporting to the Manager, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement, this role requires an ability to work in a complex and demanding environment within tight timeframes. Applicants will need to be well organised and able to work autonomously while also being an effective team player. Read more and apply.
Closing date: 12/07/2020
RPV, MTIA is seeking to engage a Principal Project Specialist - Testing and Commissioning, CBTC. This senior role will support the project delivery and commissioning of the CBTC system for the Melbourne Metro Tunnel Project (MTP). They will provide strategic direction relating to the design, delivery staging and commissioning of the signalling systems (including both conventional and CBTC) and the train control systems for MTP. The role will call on the testing and commissioning experience relating to signalling rail systems in major brownfield rail projects, including integration across multiple disciplines, stakeholders and interfacing projects. The ability to build and maintain strong relationships across a broad range of internal and external stakeholders and manage and communicate project implications of complex technical issues is fundamental for success in this role. Read more and apply.
Closing date: 13/07/2020
The Senior Project Manager is required to identify, understand and resolve issues that arise between the High Capacity Metro Train (HCMT) and the Rail Systems Alliance (RSA), through the delivery phase of the Metro Tunnel Project. With the support of a team of interface planners, the Senior Project Manager is responsible for the monitoring of interface progress between the HCMT and RSA Work Packages. The role will need to provide strategic program advice and support to Package Teams, the Integrated Program Team and Leadership Teams within Rail Projects Victoria. Working with the Integrated Program Manager, the Senior Project Manager ensures completeness, accuracy and clarity of programs. The identification of critical works and interfaces between the packages of the Metro Tunnel Project as well as effective communication of program status including any delays and issues arising along with mitigation strategies are key activities of the role. The role will require experience in project delivery or rail projects, involving either major signalling or the delivery of new rolling stock. The ability to build and maintain strong relationships across a broad range of internal and external stakeholders and manage and communicate project implications of complex technical issues is fundamental for success in this role. Read more and apply.
Closing date: 14/07/2020
Work on the Tunnels and Stations
CYP Design & Construction, a consortium led by Lendlease, John Holland, and Bouygues Construction, has been contracted to design and construct the Metro Tunnel Project’s twin nine kilometre tunnels and five underground stations. Visit the CYP D&C job portal to search for job opportunities or register your interest.
Job opportunities with the Rail Infrastructure Alliance
John Holland, CPB Contractors, AECOM, Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM) and Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) have formed the Rail Infrastructure Alliance (RIA) to deliver works enabling operation of the Metro Tunnel and High Capacity Metro Trains (HCMTs). The alliance has a variety of job opportunities and programs.