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Metro Trains

Bridges and Structures Renewals Supervisor

Metro Trains

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Job Posted: 09/03/2018

Job Category:

Engineering / Rail

Job description:

Metro Trains operates and maintains Melbourne’s busy suburban train network. Successfully transporting over 400 000 passengers per day is achieved by our large dedicated workforce. The Infrastructure Division is at the forefront of maintaining and renewing our network and is currently seeking a Bridges and Structures Renewals Supervisor to join the Infrastructure Delivery Team.


Metro is a multi-award winning organisation and we pride ourselves on our team of honest, high performing professionals who are talented, inclusive and safety focused and who are at the core of our success.

Position purpose:

Undertake the planning, organising and implementation of maintenance, unplanned renewals & planned renewal works at nominated locations.

Inspection, condition monitoring and reporting on assets detailed in the MTM’s Asset Management Plan. Ensure all assets detailed in the MTM’s Asset Management Plan are safe and fit for purpose.


Key responsibilities:

  • Prepare brief scopes and budget estimates for works to be performed.
  • Respond to emergencies after hours as required.
  • Work orders to be completed for all required work and necessary documentation
  • Available to work Nights & Weekends to complete work orders.
  • Ensure safe working environment is maintained for staff, contractors and the public.
  • Capture, collate and interpret various data related to material and maintenance management.
  • Compile detailed reports and/or checklists of the results of any inspections and recommend on maintenance priorities to ensure ongoing safe and effective performance.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the OHS&E Act, codes of practice, AS 3000:2000, regulations, safe working practices and quality assurance requirements.
  • Participate in technical investigations, risk assessments and audits.
  • Undertake inspections on all civil, structure and building assets.






  • Cert II in Rail Infrastructure is desirable.
  • Metro Safe working competency level - 3.1 is desirable.





  • Significant experience and demonstrated capability in building & rail structures asset maintenance and the associated standards and regulatory requirements is mandatory.
  • Significant experience and demonstrated capability in bridge maintenance construction is desirable.
  • Experience with the rail network is desirable.


Additionally, you value the importance of teamwork and listening, challenging your peers and making a difference. 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, Friday 23rd March 2018.


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.