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Signals Maintenance Manager - South East

Excellent terms and benefits

Opportunity to build on the career you"ve developed

Growing employer with exciting pipeline of work

About Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM) Metro Trains Melbourne is the fastest growing rail network in Australia. With multiple projects running simultaneously we work around the clock to expand and maintain our network. The Infrastructure division is responsible for the maintenance and renewal of our network and is currently recruiting a Signals Maintenance Manager at our Caulfield Depot.  The role: We are looking for an experienced leader to drive change and foster a continuous improvement mindset for our employees and contractors.The role will see you lead and develop a team of over 45 staff including Technical Leads, Production Managers, Supervisors, Signal Maintenance Technicians and Works Assistants.This is a great opportunity to build on your management career by working closely with the team to improve processes and create work practises that will improve the performance of our network.As the successful candidate, you will serve a vital role in the company’s ongoing growth. As such, progression opportunities may become available down the track.Key responsibilities:  

Manage the business to deliver maintenance for the Technical Maintenance Plan that meets the required standard within the available budget
Drive business maintenance improvement to modernise the business for the future, through improved work practices, staffing and technology
Ensure that the maintenance practices meet all legislative and regulatory requirements, as well as relevant maintenance standards and processes
Ensure that maintenance objectives are championed throughout the various business interfaces
Ensure correct tools and equipment are appropriately audited, certified, maintained and utilised for work and all equipment, materials and emergency items are assembled and accessible on the job
Manage additional contract resources in order to deliver works including requisition, procurement, cost analysis in line with budget, performance, safety and quality in accordance with Metro’s contractor management procedures
Lead and drive performance and accountability through visualisation meetings
Manage depots (or part thereof) that their team utilises including compliance, safety and 5S processes

  Ideally you will have the following qualifications, skills and experience: 

Tertiary qualification in Engineering appropriate for admission to the Institute of Engineers Australia
Post-graduate qualifications in management or asset management
Extensive experience leading a large rail maintenance business in an operating rail environment  
Experience leading large teams that self-perform rail maintenance work
Proven experience of managing $10m+ budgets, including direct commercial, budget and planning accountability
Experience delivering large business turn-around changes
Experience leading teams in a unionised environment
Experience managing contractors to perform works, including commercial and contract administration
Ability to lead and engage large teams of direct staff

 If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you! Please submit your application by 5:00pm, Sunday 16th June 2019. Metro Trains is an equal opportunity employer and embraces diversity. We encourage all interested applicants to apply but please note only applications with the right to live and work in Australia will be considered for this position.    

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Signals Maintenance Manager - South East Metro Trains


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