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. Efficient public transport is vital for the continued growth of the Western Australian economy and with investment in expansion of the urban rail network continuing via programs such as METRONET, the PTA needs the skill and commitment of a talented workforce.
The PTA is seeking to establish a pool of qualified Civil Engineers at Level 5 and Level 6 to provide Civil Engineering support and expertise to the Network and Infrastructure Division, including various METRONET and major infrastructure projects. We have a range of engineering positions to fill on a permanent and fixed term, full time basis.
To be considered for these positions you will be experienced in asset management of Civil Infrastructures, (culverts, retaining walls and the bridges etc.),and the design of drainage and civil infrastructures.
Our Civil Engineers (Level 5) provides engineering support for all asset management aspects including maintenance, design, construction, upgrades and modifications of the branch assets; project manages third party access to the PTA’s rail network and safeguards PTA assets; contributing to the overall performance, reliability and all other associated activities in accordance with PTA and regulatory requirements
Our Senior Civil Engineers (Level 6) provides engineering support and expertise for all asset management aspects including maintenance, design, construction, upgrades and modifications of the branch assets; project manages third party access to the PTA’s rail network and safeguards PTA assets; contributing to the overall performance, reliability and all other associated activities in accordance with PTA and regulatory requirements.
All applicants are also required to be in possession of a Civil Engineering Degree or equivalent recognised by the Institute of Engineers Australia. In addition, applicants are required to have substantial proven experience in providing civil engineering expertise and knowledge in the planning, design and delivery of maintenance and/or construction works in an operational asset intensive environment. You will also need to have well-developed communication, experience in providing leadership plus problem solving skills.
If you have a passion for rail and want to further your career as a Civil Engineer, please follow the instructions below on how to apply.
This is a pool recruitment process where suitable applicants will be placed in a pool from which permanent full time appointments will be made within the next 12 months. Offers may be made on a permanent or fixed term basis with possible extensions and/or permanency.
In addition you will be working in the friendly and professional environment of the Network and Infrastructure division, where there are many opportunities for career development plus making a difference to the lives of Western Australians for now and generations to come!
For further information on this position, please refer to the attached Job Description Form (JDF). You can also gain more detailed information on the role and responsibilities by contacting Mr Sri Sriranjan Principal Civil Engineer on (08) 9326 3697.
Please visit our website at www.pta.wa.gov.au for more information on the PTA.
How to Apply
Applicants are requested to provide the following:
- A comprehensive resume with two work related referees;
- A covering letter outlining your relevant skills, abilities and suitability relevant to the job/s you are applying for as per the JDF in a maximum of two (2) pages; and
- A completed attached integrity and qualification consent form as all PTA positions are subject to ongoing integrity screening.
Applicants are requested to apply online using the ‘Apply for Job’ button at the top/bottom of the screen. Please note the closing date and time, as no emailed, late or pro forma applications will be accepted.