Chief Train Services | Fisher Leadership
Fixed Term
Melbourne
Close Date: 23/10/2019
REF: DOTcts0919
Applications for this listing are closed

Chief Train Services

Fixed Term
Melbourne
Close Date: 23/10/2019
REF: DOTcts0919
  • Oversee the metro and regional train network
  • Bring high level commercial capability
  • Be part of legacy reform in the State

The Position
Working as part of the larger Transport Services team, the Chief Train Services will oversee the metropolitan and regional train networks throughout Victoria which is relied upon by passengers to make over 260 million trips each year. Leading on the strategic planning process for Train Services, this role will lead the commercial negotiations with train operators, their suppliers and legal advisors as well as oversee the delivery of improvement projects.
As an authentic leader, you will be responsible for driving a high-performance culture that initiates, lead and drives building capability in franchise and contract management. The ability to influence and negotiate with key stakeholders, including major delivery agencies, is essential to success in the role and to creating a more integrated approach. The successful candidate will have similar experience in a technical role within transport or infrastructure and a sound knowledge of train services. The ability to operate under pressure in sensitive environments is expected.
The Organisation
The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria’s transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria’s prosperity and liveability.
We’re focused on outcomes that deliver more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.
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To apply – please go to www.fisherleadership.com and click on ‘APPLY ONLINE’ using reference DOTcts0919 addressing key selection criteria in your cover letter and resume to David Baber of Fisher Leadership, or call +61 1300 347 437 for further information.

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