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 currently have two vacancies for this senior role that provides engineering expertise for the electrical, fire and life safety, mechanical systems and any other building services within the Facilities and Infrastructure Branch. It also reviews the operational performance for complex systems including the maintenance regimes and asset reliability, ensuring systems and services comply with regulations and standards.
To be considered for this role you will require a degree in Engineering to allow for eligibility for membership to the Institute of Engineers (Australia) in the category of Chartered Professional Engineer. You will have considerable experience in asset maintenance and an understanding of Western Australian electicity regulations and Australian standards. Demonstrated experience in design and construction and demonstrated maintenance principles is also required, preferably in a rail environment. You will also need to have the ability to quickly assimilate complex technical engineering principles and issues and apply these in an operational environment, along with project and contract management experience.
For further information about this position, please refer to the attached JDF. You can also gain more detailed information on the role and responsibilities by contacting Mr Ray Victor, Manager Facilities and Infrastructure on (08) 9326 3937.
Alternatively for more information about the PTA, please visit our website at www.pta.wa.gov.au.
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 from the JDF, in no more than 2 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.