Authorised Officer July 2018

Metro Trains

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Job Posted: 11/07/2018

Job Category:

Call Centre & Customer Service / Customer Service

Job description:

Are you interested in joining Melbourne’s Suburban Passenger Railway Operator and be involved in positively influencing the experiences of hundreds of thousands of passengers every day? What about bringing your skills and experience to help keeping Melbourne as the most liveable city in the world? If the answer is "Yes", keep reading!

Metro’s culture:

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. You will be joining an organisation that is known as a global leader in its field but also prides itself on being dynamic, progressive and providing real work/life balance to their employees.  

Metro being a Registered Training Organisation will ensure you are supported and encouraged to develop the skills and capabilities you need to succeed and will be given opportunities to explore other career paths within the business.

About the role:

Metro Trains has multiple opportunities for ambitious and customer service driven professionals to join the Operations team as an Authorised Officer and play a pivotal part in achieving Metro’s passenger experience objectives. Your primary responsibilities will be to patrol the public transport network ,report where appropriate breaches of the public transport act and regulations, including fare evasion, vandalism and anti-social behaviour. We are looking for people with exceptional customer services skills, safety conscious attitude and someone who has effective problem solving skills.

But there’s so much more to being an Authorised Officer; you’ll help passengers with their travel information, assist those with special needs, make the passenger journey a safer one, and importantly, you will help improve the public transport experience for Melbournians and its visitors.

This role offers great benefits including attractive rates of pay, free travel on public transport and paid training which results in obtaining an accredited qualification which includes a formal government accreditation in law and procedures. Employment will be based around an 8 week rotating roster inclusive of Public holidays, weekends, shift work and a 24 hours availability.

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 COB Wednesday 1st of August 2018.

Metro Trains is an equal opportunity employer and embraces diversity. We encourage all interested applicants to apply but only applications with the right to live and work in Australia will be considered for this position.