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Senior Rail Design Manager - Rail Systems.

Senior Rail Design Manager - Rail Systems

Job Title: Senior Rail Design Manager - Rail Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $170-220K depending on experience
Reference: 3126668
Contact Name: Carly Fripp
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 28, 2020 14:32

Job Description

Our client is actively looking for a Senior Design Manager to join their Infrastructure team in Melbourne to play a key role on a $500m project which is currently in detailed design stage.

Sitting with an established Rail team working on a busy pipeline of locked in work it really is a great time to be working with this business.

This opportunity would suit a principal engineer or design manager who has experience across one of the following rail systems (track, OHW, Signalling etc) and would make an excellent career move in terms of project work available and the development on offer.

The role of Senior Design Manager will involve;
  • Managing and coordinating the design process with various Infrastructure clients including;
  • Developing design management plans, design package registers and briefs to enable the maintenance of good design control and management of design risks
  • Leading design reviews and documentation throughout all phases of the design process
  • Managing a team of design engineers
To be successful in the position of Rail Engineer - Design Manager you will;
  • Qualified Engineer with detailed design experience in the Rail space.  
  • 8+ years relevant experience across rail projects
  • Excellent team-working skills
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels. 
  • Previous team management experience
  • Knowledge of Rail standards / previous experience of working on rail design packages.
If you're looking for a new exciting opportunity and would like to discuss this further, please email your CV to or call me on 0282 524 021 for more detail.