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.
You will be part of the Program and Projects - Project Services Lead Team. In this role you will be responsible for the quality and accuracy of over 80 active project schedules, managed by more than 60 Project Managers spread into 3 main Programs.
You will produce current and future projects resource plans as well as resourcing reports (including specialist Project engineering resources) to facilitate the delivery of all projects. You will also contribute to the branch engagement and performance by providing ideas and opinions for improvement; delivering on divisional objectives and management expectations, maintaining and developing competence whilst training and supporting the development of team members.
To be successful in this position you need substantial knowledge, understanding and experience in project scheduling in large organisations or on significant numbers of projects. You will have demonstrated experience in scheduling resources on engineering or technology based products and a qualification in a relevant field.
This temporary position is offered for 12 months with the possibility of an extension and/or permanency.
For further information about 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 Chheng Tran, Project Services Manager, Project Control Section, Network & Infrastructure Division on (08) 9326 5640. 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 and 2 from the JDF, in no more than 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.