The Public Transport Authority’s (PTA) vision is to be recognised as a leader in providing world-class public transport services and solutions. As a fast growing economy, Western Australia’s public transport system is recognised as the best in Australia and is one of the most efficient, clean and safe networks in the world. Rail transport is vital for our continued success and growth through our many projects including METRONET to meet the public’s needs and expectations. Moving millions of people needs the skill and commitment of a talented workforce.
We are currently seeking to appoint a pool of suitably qualified Safety & Quality Managers which will be open for 12 months. There is currently one fixed term 36 month opportunity with the possibility of extensions. This position provides strategic direction and leadership in rail safety, occupational health, safety and quality management for the Major Projects Unit. It also ensures ongoing monitoring/review organisation and arrangements are in place to undertake surveillance, auditing of projects, contractors and consultants as appropriate. This position also coordinates the divisional risk program.
To be suitable for this position, you will need to have possession of a recognised safety and/or quality qualification or significant practical experience in the field. Substantial knowledge of the WA Health and Safety legislation requirements including the Rail Safety National Law is also required. In addition there is a requirement to have an understanding of the application of safety and quality management principles in high risk or complex project or industry. An understanding of the operation railway environment, particularly in a 25 kV electrified railway is also essential.
For further information about this position, please refer to the attached JDF. You can also gain more detailed information on the roles and responsibilities by contacting Mr. Ben Mynott, on (08) 9326 3678.
Please visit our website at www.pta.wa.gov.au for more information about the PTA.
How to Apply
Applicants are requested to provide the following:
- A current CV with two work related referees; and
- A written application addressing Selection Criteria 1, 2 and 4 from the JDF in no more than three (3) pages
Applicants are requested to apply online using the ‘Apply for Job’ button at the top/bottom of the screen. Please complete the attached consent form as part of your application as all PTA positions are subject to ongoing integrity screening.
Please note the closing date and time, as no emailed, late or pro forma applications will be accepted.