Engineering Standards Specialist

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, safety focused on the core of our success.

Why Work with Metro Trains?

  • Located at Docklands Head office, walking distance from Southern Cross Station

  • 12 month Max Term, Parental Leave Opportunity, advancing engineering skills within MTM

  • Paid on Common Law Contract, inclusive of 10.5% superannuation

  • Included Myki Card for free travel on all public transport + corporate discounts

  • Flexible Work Arrangements including partial work from home options available

The Engineering Standards Specialist is responsible for the development of new and updated Engineering Standards (including Standards, Specifications and Technical Notes) in accordance with the Engineering Standards Development Procedure.

Join the team on a 12 month max term contract located at our Metro Trains Head Office Docklands.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the authoring of new and revised Engineering Standards.

  • Manage the progression of assigned Engineering Standards through the MTM Engineering Standards Development Procedure.

  • Provide technical advice and mentoring to discipline SMEs to ensure that input requirements are measurable, unambiguous, and rational, and that there is consistency between Engineering Standards.

  • Drive continual improvement in the development and revision of Engineering Standards, including the development processes.

  • Engage with external SMEs, including DTP, MTIA, LXRP and RPV, regarding draft Engineering Standards, non-conformances to Engineering Standards (Waivers), the ongoing development program and priorities for development.

  • Any other duties as specified by the manager.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Engineering degree or like technical qualification with 5+ years’ relevant experience.

  • Experience in a technical writing role highly desirable.

  • Advanced Microsoft Word and Excel knowledge and ability.

  • Strong interpersonal skills with a proven capability to quickly develop relationships of trust and partner effectively with stakeholders.

  • Agile in working style and capable of managing multiple changing priorities.

  • Autonomous in style and able to work effectively as part of a team.

  • Able to communicate effectively to management and staff at all levels (verbal and written).

Applications: Click to submit your application by 26 March 2023 If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you!

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.

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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