Infrastructure Planning & Land Services
2022-06-27 5:00 PM
Permanent - Full Time
Level 5, SOA, $94,247 - $110,598 pa plus 10% superannuation
About the Job
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.
The key responsibilities of this position are to design rail and road alignments using 12D or Bentley Power Rail track. You will then be able to transfer those alignments into drawings using AutoCAD or Bentley Microstation that can be understood by stakeholders with a non-technical background. You will use your understanding of applying geometric requirements, design and setting out of civil engineering route works conforming to the requirements of PTA’s passenger railways.
This is a demanding role that offers many challenges across various projects within the PTA and the right person will thrive on the opportunities that may be offered.
Who we are looking for
We are looking for applicants who possess a Diploma in Civil Engineering or equivalent with eligibility for Associate Membership of the Institution of Engineers (Australia). Alternatively, applicants must have significant relevant work experience in a related field.
The successful applicant will have experience in the design of civil works of railways and be able to showcase their sound understanding and application of the geometric requirements, design and setting out of civil engineering route works of railways.
We need someone who is computer literate and has experience using:
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. Paul Syers, Permanent Way Design Manager on (08) 9326 2565 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:
*Note – applicants that do not have a Diploma in Civil Engineering or equivalent must demonstrate significant relevant work experience in their written application.
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.
- integrity and qualification check consent form - march 2022.docx
- jdf - 35035 permanent way drafting officer l5 - july 2022.pdf
- pta job application package .pdf