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Senior Project Manager (Trackside)


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The purpose of the position is to manage the delivery of the changes to the signalling system as it changes from traditional coloured light signalling system to new in-cab (ETCS) and Automatic Train Operations (ATO). The role of Project Manager (Trackside) working in a collaborative environment with both the delivery partner and end users will manage and facilitate the project progress from design to handover and through initial operations stages. This role will be responsible for the signalling (traditional coloured light, ETCS and ATO) and telecommunications (fixed and mobile) assets in track side locations. This role will report to the Delivery Director (ETCS) or Project Manager Signalling & Interfaces (Mayne & RIS) or senior Project Manager (Signaling).

Job details

Position status Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Project Management
Classification SES2(Lw)
Workplace Location Brisbane Inner City
Job ad reference QLD/QLD/354616
Closing date 03-Nov-2020
Job duration
Contact person Human Resources
Contact details careers@crrda.org.au
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The purpose of the position is to manage the delivery of the changes to the signalling system as it changes from traditional coloured light signalling system to new in-cab (ETCS) and Automatic Train Operations (ATO).  The role of Project Manager (Trackside) working in a collaborative environment with both the delivery partner and end users will manage and facilitate the project progress from design to handover and through initial operations stages.

Key Responsibilities:

  • As a member of the ETCS project management team, provide leadership and strategic solutions to key project issues to ensure the project achieves key milestones, safety responsibilities, business targets and performance measures.
  • Regularly review and provide management reports on the status in line with the programs schedule, quality and expenditure to ensure that potential issues and risks are highlighted and to support decision-making processes.
  • Own and manage the integration of ETCS Delivery Partner, Cross River Rail and QR works across multi-functional teams ensuring interfaces and responsibilities are clearly understood and correct resourcing are being applied.
  • Manage the stakeholder interactions and communications to ensure successful delivery outcomes.
  • Manage, monitor and mitigate project risks ensuring that safety, environmental, statutory, probity and governance requirements are met.

Key Competencies

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following key competencies:

  • Superior project management skills in a signalling, telecommunications or rail operations environment.
  • Sound interpersonal skills, including a demonstrated ability to build effective relationships to achieve time-critical project / organisation objectives. 
  • Demonstrated experience in managing performance including employing risk management approaches to achieve project / organisation objectives.
  • Sound knowledge of stakeholders' integral to the project delivery practice within the government context. 
  • A working knowledge of Queensland Rail is desirable.

Further information

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Applications close Tuesday, 3 November 2020. Please ensure you download all attachments and follow the instructions on how to apply.

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