Mechanical Engineer

Last updated 15 days ago
Location:Parramatta
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.

  • Use your Mechanical Engineering and Documentation Experience
  • Fixed Term Contract (6 months)
  • Parramatta Location

About Us

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 work with several government agencies to coordinate road, rail, bus and maritime services, always keeping the safety and comfort of our customers at the heart of what we do.

About the Team

The Safety, Environment and Regulation division upholds safety and sustainability in our transport system. We’re working to deliver globally-recognised, safe, sustainable transport for our people, customers and the community.

The opportunity

Right now, we have a fantastic Parramatta based opportunity (Fixed term full-time for 6 months) for you to use your Mechanical Engineering knowledge and experience to work with subject matter specialists documenting technical business processes within the Vehicle Standards Unit. In order to undertake this task you will have a working knowledge of the technical aspects of materials, equipment and techniques used in assessing vehicles for compliance with Vehicle standards and Australian Design Rules (ADR).

Please click here to view a copy of the position description.

About you

We are looking for a qualified Mechanical Engineer with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, capable of documenting business processes and preparing technical/legal documentation.

Indulge both your passion for motor vehicles and project work where you will be able to take responsibility for delivering an important body of work to a deadline.

You will have knowledge of the technical aspects of materials, equipment and techniques used in assessing vehicles for compliance with Vehicle standards and an exposure to Quality Management Systems.

Your ability to work closely with Subject Matter Experts and document their knowledge in a format which ensures that policy, regulations, technical and quality principles are adhered to is essential. Previous experience in a similar role where you have utilised your mechanical engineering knowledge/skills is highly regarded.

This role is a unique opportunity for you to increase your knowledge and understanding of the processes and requirements of TfNSW in relation to Vehicle Standards and their application from working with highly experienced and knowledgeable experts in this field.

Salary and Benefits

The salary for this position is Project Engineer Level 1 ($94,184 - $111,040) 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.

Applications Close: 11.59 pm Monday 7 December 2020

Our Commitment to Diversity

Great people come from all walks of life. We are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve. We actively promote gender diversity in our workplaces, the employment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and the employment of people with a disability. We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, or sexual orientation. If you need an adjustment in the recruitment process, please call/text or email the contact person for this role.

For any enquiries, please email Sharon Sorensen at sharon.sorensen@transport.nsw.gov.au

Apply today to register your interest!

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