Project Manager - Future Capability

Project Manager - Future Capability

Australian Rail Track Corporation | brisbane, QLD, AU

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Project Manager - Future Capability
About ARTC
Keeping Australia moving and growing our network for the future brings immense opportunities.
At ARTC (Australian Rail Track Corporation), we are one of the largest rail network owners in Australia. With more than 1,800 employees across 39 locations, we all work towards our common goal to link the nation and keep Australia moving.
As the rail industry undergoes significant transformation, we've invested billions of dollars to build, expand and modernise our network to get freight off the road and onto rail, and we're not stopping.
That's good for our customers, motorists, the environment, and communities.
About the Team
Engineering & Systems enables our business to achieve its goals and objectives by providing targeted support, governance and advisory services across our organisation. We aim to provide a standardised, simplified and integrated approach to the way we do business.
Our core value comes from how our teams collaborate and partner with the business to deliver our support services. Success in our roles is achieved by influencing and innovating as well as listening and responding to the needs of the operating business units.
About the Opportunity
ARTC, through the Rail Systems group, is going through a change to embrace and apply Systems methods to the ways of working. Within Future Capability, the team is on the forefront of driving the changes and applying new methods within Rail Systems to set ARTC up for long term success. Future Capability takes ownership of the initiatives and implements them successfully & pragmatically.
Manage the successful execution of Future Capability activities and projects towards the benefit of rail systems and ARTC. The role will oversee, drive and manage significant internal and external teams to drive towards and set rail systems up for long term success through the delivery of defined, bounded scopes of activities.
The position has flexibility with location from one of our major office locations being Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Newcastle or Brisbane.
Manage projects and activities in the Future Capability stream to successful completion and ensuring benefits realisation
Apply modern project management techniques to initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control and close projects, including reporting and development of appropriate project management artifacts
Ensure risk, schedule, budget and scope are appropriately defined, managed and tracked over the duration of the project
Manage contracts and subcontractors to deliver scopes of work to the required standard on time and budget
Participate in and lead engagement forums towards the delivery of project objectives
Manage quality assurance and coordination of ARTC responsible services to ensure works are consistent with ATMS plans, specifications, external and internal stakeholders' needs
Ensure collaborative, and outcome orientated values and behaviours occur, towards the agreed objectives
Work with the rail systems team in situations of uncertainty to derive and achieve best for program outcomes
About You
To ensure success in this position, applicants will be able to demonstrate:
Tertiary qualification or certification in a business, engineering or project management field or equivalent industry experience
Experience in the delivery of integrated solutions through inter-organisational relationships, drawing on multiple independent organisations
Comfort in working in undefined work structures, with a desire to resolve challenges therein
Experience leading projects within a changing project environment
Extensive experience in working on Technology orientated Programs of work, which drive organisational change
Experience working with contractors/suppliers
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent stakeholder management with the ability to build relationships, empower others and work collaboratively across functions and teams
Knowledge and practical experience of modern program and project management techniques including the development of a project from the concept and business case phase through to project completion and realisation of objectives
What we offer
You will have access to a variety of benefits working with us, including but not limited to:
Work on leading major projects as part of a long-term program of work
Competitive remuneration
Flexible working options available
24/7 Employee Assistance Program for all employees and their direct family members
Numerous financial, lifestyle, health and wellbeing benefits Including salary sacrifice option of novated leasing, discounts and support programs
Our Organisation and Culture
We foster an inclusive, values led culture and embrace diversity in all forms. Together, our people build a respectful, fair, and flexible workplace and we thrive on creating an environment where your hard work and achievements are recognised.
We have an uncompromising commitment to your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with ongoing development opportunities is important to us. We rely on the diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented employees regardless of age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, religion, or cultural background.
At ARTC, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to making a real difference for Australia's first peoples and encourage applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent. Come and join us at ARTC and experience belonging.
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If this opportunity sounds like the challenge you have been looking for please apply online today. As part of the application process, you will be required to undergo pre-employment criminal history, reference and medical checks, including drug and alcohol testing. You may also be required to provide your current Covid-19 Vaccination certificate or medical exemption prior to securing a role. ARTC is a drug and alcohol-free working environment.
Applications close: 2nd December 2022.
ARTC reserve the right to progress applications prior to the closing date.
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