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.
In this role you will be responsible for planning, reporting and coordination of maintenance and programs of work in a safe and efficient manner, including adhering to rail Safeworking rules, and the planning of resources to optimise the reliability and availability of the asset systems within the PTA Network & Infrastructure Division.
You will have demonstrated experience in maintenance planning and scheduling. You will also have demonstrated experience in planning meeting facilitation with a strong engagement of relevant stakeholders to achieve required outcomes.
There are currently two vacancies available for filling. One permanent and one fixed term vacancy until 30 September 2026.
Suitable applicants will be placed in a pool 12 months from which permanent and fixed term appointments will be made.
The PTA is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and persons from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.
This selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy. Applicants assessed as suitable during this selection process may be considered for other similar vacancies that occur for up to 12 months.
Please refer to the attached Job Description Form (JDF) for full details about the position, including any special requirements relevant to appointment.
Please contact Mr Jason Jones, Senior Maintenance Planner on (08) 9326 3726 for specific information about the role.
For more information about the PTA, please visit www.pta.wa.gov.au.
How to Apply
Applicants are requested to provide the following:
- A current CV with two work related referees;
- A written application addressing Selection Criteria 1, 2, 6 & 7 from the JDF, in no more than 3 pages; and
- A completed Integrity and Qualification Consent Form (attached) 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.