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Senior Manager Project Controls

Organisation/Entity:  Transport For NSW
Job Category:  Projects
Job Location: 

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2000

Job Ref No:  39121
Employment Type:  Fixed Term Full-Time
Salary Range:  An attractive remuneration package

About us


Transport for NSW (TfNSW) is the lead agency of the NSW Transport cluster. Our role is to lead the development of a safe, efficient, integrated transport system that keeps people and goods moving, connects communities and shapes the future of our cities, centres and regions. We work with several government agencies to coordinate metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail, road and maritime services, always keeping the safety and comfort of our customers at the heart of what we do.



About the team


The Infrastructure and Place (IP) division is in the process of delivering an ambitious and once-in-a generation multi-billion program of public infrastructure works which will ease congestion, improve safety, create new places and connect communities for generations to come. We are dedicated and passionate team that is proud of the work we do and the supportive and flexible team culture we have built.  Our work can entail project management and assurance, commercial management, engineering and technical advisory and precinct renewal and place making.


Our project management and assurance team provide the expertise, frameworks, methodologies, systems, reporting and assurance to enable the delivery of quality infrastructure projects on time and within budget.



The opportunity


Right now, we have an opportunity for a Senior Manager - Project Controls to join us in our Project Performance team with an opportunity to be based on the M6 Stage 2 project in Sydney.  In this role, you will be responsible for:


  • Lead and manage the Project Performance team on the M6 Stage 2 to ensure that they are well integrated with the projects they are embedded in and promote a performance-driven culture within projects and programs.
  • Provide guidance and support to project leadership with respect to all Project Performance parameters, including, but not limited to cost control, risk management, project planning, change control, performance reporting and monitoring of other performance metrics, including community, environment and safety.
  • Undertake and support project and program reviews and deep dives to facilitate identification of performance issues, early intervention and risk mitigation and appropriate escalation, managing and leading your Senior Managers Project, providing guidance and support to your team embedded in projects.


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



About you


You are a tertiary qualified project controls, commercial or project delivery leader looking for an opportunity to broaden your knowledge of the infrastructure delivery process and assist in delivering State changing projects.   


You have extensive transport project development and delivery experience with proven experience in the development and implementation of infrastructure projects including monitoring, evaluating, managing, and reporting on complex projects.



Salary and Benefits


This is a Transport Senior Service role offering an attractive remuneration package.


For more information on Employee Benefits at TfNSW 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


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


Please check the internal role eligibility requirements or policy for your agency before applying for internally advertised roles.



Applications close: 11.59pm, Sunday 24th 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 Simon Reed at SIMON.REED@TRANSPORT.NSW.GOV.AU.

Find out more about Transport for NSW at https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/about-us ​


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