Lead Road Designer

Last updated 18 days ago
Location:Parkes
Job Type:Full Time

Transport for NSW is the lead agency of the NSW Transport cluster. Our role is to lead the development of a safe, efficient, integrated transport system that keeps people and goods moving, connects communities and shapes the future of our cities, centres and regions.

We are responsible for strategy, planning, policy, regulation, funding allocation and other non-service delivery functions for all modes of transport in NSW including road, rail, ferry, light rail, point to point, regional air, cycling and walking.
We focus on improving the customer experience and contract public and private operators to deliver customer-focused transport services on our behalf.

We also lead the procurement of transport infrastructure and oversee delivery through project delivery offices and industry delivery partners.

About us

The role of Transport for NSW is to lead the development of a safe, efficient, integrated transport system that keeps people and goods moving, connects communities and shapes the future of our cities, centres and regions.

Transport for NSW is delivering an unprecedented $55.6b investment into a truly game changing Future Transport strategy. We are also evolving, bringing together new and existing transport modes, cutting edge technologies and getting smarter at how we do it. We are changing to deliver more connected journeys, greater satisfaction and safer transport for our customers, both now and for the future.

About the team

The Infrastructure and Place division is charged with the delivery of an ambitious and once-in-a generation $50 billion program of public infrastructure works. We are developing and delivering smart, integrated and sustainable infrastructure and places that are valued by our customers and communities.

The opportunity

There is a newly created 4 year fixed term opportunity for a Lead Road Designer to join our Design Team. Based in Western Region of NSW and reporting to the Lead Road Design Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Leading the delivery of internally and externally prepared road designs on major road infrastructure projects
  • Supervising and motivate a team of technical staff and cross functional team members
  • Acting as a subject matter expert and point of escalation for complex and technical issues
  • Undertaking reviews and safety audits on road designs
  • Contributing to improved design outcomes by developing and maintaining constructive and collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders

Please click to view a copy of the position description.

Lead Road Designer RD – USS 8

Lead Road Designer RD – USS 9

About You

You will have completed a Tertiary Qualification in Engineering or a related discipline; with a thorough knowledge of road design principles and methodologies and their application in a functional or discipline area. As you will be managing a team of between 4 and 6 individuals, you will need to have a passion for and proven ability in leading, guiding, and mentoring a team / teams of specialist designers and engineers.

Salary and Benefits

The salary for this position is Grade 8 ($102,098 - $109,561) or Grade 9 (114,601 - $123,199), dependant on level of experience, per annum plus superannuation and leave loading.

For more information on Employee Benefits at TfNSW please click here.

Interested?

Joining Transport for NSW, you’ll have access to a range of unique government benefits in a flexible work environment like no other. If you’re ready to step into this meaningful and rewarding role, we want to hear from you!

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and answer all questions within the online application process.

Find out more about Transport for NSW at https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/about-us

How to apply

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and answer the pre-screening questions on the application from.

Note: The successful candidate may need to undertake background checks and criminal record checks.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Great people come from all walks of life. At Transport for NSW, we are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve.

We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, or sexual orientation.

Need help?

For more information on how to apply for a role in the NSW Public Sector please click here

For any enquiries, please contact Dwayne Woods on 0408 421 427

Closing date: Friday, 27th November 2020