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Senior Manager Design (Art)

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

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2000

Job Ref No:  41385
Employment Type:  Permanent Full-Time
Salary Range:  An attractive remuneration package

About us


Sydney Metro is a fully automated rapid transit system which offers a new generation of fast, safe and reliable train services. Sydney Metro also leads the development of vibrant station precincts to meet customer and community needs, transforming the way Sydney travels and helping shape the future of Australia’s largest city.



About the team


Engineering Design Solutions provides all technical and design support to the whole Sydney Metro business. Support is provided across the full project lifecycle from implementation (Greater West and West), delivery (City & South West) and operation (North West)  


Engineering Design Solutions translates the aspirations of Sydney Metro into tangible deliverables, namely the delivery of integrated, reliable, customer-focused and efficient services, for the current and future metro network, precincts and corridors. The team puts significant emphasis on delivering design excellence within capital and operational targets. 



The opportunity


We have an opportunity for a Senior Manager Design (Art) to join Australia’s biggest public transport infrastructure program. You will be a self-motivated individual passionate about art. Our iconic brand will provide an incredible platform for you. The artwork you help us get out there will make people’s lives better.


The role will see you contribute to all aspects of the Sydney Metro Art Program, including leading the development and delivery of art for a specific line. This includes the coordination of; Art Approaches for individual Metro projects; Expression of Interest Processes; Art Briefs and Art Competitions; Artwork budgets; expert Art Selection Panels, integration of artworks into station and precinct designs; review of artwork development; preparation of text and information for artwork plaques and TfNSW Arts website and the provision of advice for technical components, fabrication and installation of artworks.


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



About you


  • Extensive experience delivering permanent public artwork ideally within the government/ transport infrastructure sector
  • Experience working with First Nations Artists
  • Knowledge of meeting safety, technical and construction requirements; ensuring artwork is integrated in the whole station
  • Experience of working in a complex matrix organisation and multicultural environment
  • Excellent communication stakeholder management skills and the ability to influence positively in decision making
  • Creative flair and knowledge, producing innovative ideas and solutions
  • Demonstrated experience working through various phases of a major project lifecycle
  • Tertiary qualifications in relevant discipline and/or demonstrated equivalent experience



Salary and Benefits


This is a Transport Senior Service role offering an attractive remuneration package. For more information on Employee Benefits at Sydney Metro please click here.





Joining Transport for NSW, you’ll have access to a range of unique government benefits in a flexible work environment like no other. If you’re ready to step into this meaningful and rewarding role, we want to hear from you!



How to apply


Please submit your resume and answer all questions within the online application process.


Applications close: 11:59pm, Thursday, 28th October 2021



​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 Namrita Sandhu at NAMRITA.SANDHU@TRANSPORT.NSW.GOV.AU.

Find out more about Sydney Metro at https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/sydney-metro. ​

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