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Graduate Surveyor

Organisation/Entity:  Sydney Trains
Job Category:  Engineering
Job Location: 

Auburn, NSW, AU, 2144

Job Ref No:  75107
Employment Type:  Permanent Full-Time
Salary Range:  $88399.0-$101947.0
  • Exposure to a diverse range of railway projects
  • BOSSI Registration encouraged and supported
  • Permanent Full Time Opportunity
  • 9 day fortnight with hybrid (work from home) options available
  • Based at Auburn with travel across the Sydney Trains network required


About us


At Sydney Trains, our rail services keep Sydney moving by putting our customers at the centre of everything we do. We work with our local communities to deliver safe, timely and efficient rail services 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Our trains and network are evolving to meet the needs of our customers now and well into the future. We’re continuing to integrate technological innovations that help us deliver a smarter and more sustainable network.


The opportunity


We are seeking a motivated individual to join us and work across a broad range of Rail Infrastructure projects on a 24 Month Temporary Full Time basis. Your role will be to assist in providing specialist rail surveys to support our rail network, this will include the use of/managing conventional and modern data capture technologies and associated deliverables. You will be mentored by experienced leaders to gain a solid understanding of how surveying relates to and supports the asset lifecycle.


As a graduate surveyor, the focus of your training will be to gain expertise in Railway surveying. You will receive mentorship and be offered progression opportunities within the organisation that will see you take your career to the next level including:


  • Study time provided to attend workshops
  • Education & exam fees covered
  • Support to shape your career pathway


Please click here to view a copy of the role description.


About you


To be considered for this role you will hold a degree in Surveying (recognised by BOSSI) and a proven ability to produce technical sketches, drawings and reports. You will have good interpersonal and negotiating skills, you enjoy collaborating with others and are happy to lead a small survey field party.


You’ll also need:


  • Demonstrated ability in the accurate and efficient use of surveying instruments and equipment
  • Willingness to attain safeworking qualifications
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of relevant software, including an understanding of CAD


Does this sound like you?  Apply today to register your interest!


Salary and Benefits


The salary for this position is RC4 Grade A-E $88,399 - $101,947 per annum plus superannuation and leave loading.


For more information on Employee Benefits at TfNSW please click here.


Sydney Trains offers its employees challenging and rewarding work with opportunities for career progression, learning and development and work-life balance. Other benefits include:


  • Free travel on Government trains, buses and ferries
  • Hybrid work practices, including working from home
  • Attractive fortnightly roster with defined rostered day off




Joining Sydney Trains for the opportunity to shape the future and make a genuine difference for the people of NSW by providing a world class rail system.


How to apply


To apply for this position, please submit a resume and answer all questions within the online application process.


Applications close: 11:59pm on Friday 19th August, 2022.


Please note: successful candidates will need to undertake background checks and criminal record checks.


We are the community we serve


We are committed to being an inclusive, diverse and flexible workplace where differences are valued. We welcome people of all backgrounds, experience and abilities.


We enable our people to work in ways that work for them and their teams. Working virtually and from different locations including regional locations, staggering work hours and job sharing are just some of the ways our people can work flexibly.


Please contact the Talent Specialist below if you require any adjustments to be made to how you interact with us throughout the recruitment process or would like to discuss flexible work options.


For any enquiries, please email Lucy Brophy at LUCY.BROPHY@TRANSPORT.NSW.GOV.AU.


We’re certified as a Family Inclusive Workplace

Our flexible work practices and policies for parental leave, employee and family wellbeing and family care enable us to provide genuine support for our people to thrive at work and at home.


Apply today to register your interest!

Take a look at our application tips video series for plenty of great information on navigating and acing the application and recruitment process with Sydney Trains.

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Our COVIDSafe Measures Policy

All Transport for NSW workers are required to have:

  • appropriate evidence of being fully vaccinated with a TGA approved COVID-19 vaccine; or
  • an approved medical contraindication.

You will be required to show proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status or apply for a medical exemption prior to securing this role.

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