Senior Rail Operations and Modelling Advisor

Metro Trains Melbourne

Location: Docklands

Job Type: Full time


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, embracing new technologies and focused on customer service.

As Senior Rail Operations and Modelling Advisor, you will provide analytics advice to Projects and the IMG as part of MTM’s Rail Operations Modelling and Analytics team. This new role is offered on a 22-month MAX TERM Contract, you will operate out of Metro Trains Head Office, Docklands.

Key Responsibilities

Working with Projects (through MTM Development or Delivery Team) and Integrated Modelling Group in identifying rail operations issues, developing an approach to model or analysis in conjunction with the stakeholders, and contributing to the development and maintenance of rail operations models to support the reliable planning of current and future services and operations.

  • Direct stakeholder engagements on rail operational issues (collaborating with MTM internal stakeholders) and advising how to best approach the issues
  • Reviewing the Projects modelling and advising MTM of the risk profile associated with the modelling.
  • Analysing, interpreting and guiding inputs into comprehensive operational and demand models to support strategic service planning and infrastructure requirements for future network configuration states;
  • Assessing network performances today and patronage demands to determine impacts of projects on our customers
  • Using a range of demand data and models to assess and determine: future demands, passenger and performance impacts of planned network occupations and network changes.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering or Science
  • Experience in Rail Operations area (modelling, analysis, or operations)
  • Sound conceptual and problem-solving skills with the ability to identify and understand important issues and provide sound advice on complex issues.
  • Ability to present results in a clear and comprehensible manner
  • Experienced at stakeholder engagement across multiple business areas in a large organisation

Why work for MTM?

  • Receive a free Myki card for free public transport Victoria wide!
  • Great team culture and work/life balance
  • Large projects with some amazing stakeholders

Applications will close on 4th Dec 2022 with shortlisting to commence upon application.

This is a fantastic opportunity to build on the career you've developed to date and take it to the next level by making a tangible impact that matters.

If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you!

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

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