Project Manager

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Date: 03-Jun-2021

Location: Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Company: Alstom

Req ID:119628 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Project Manager to join our Signalling Team. In this role, you will take responsibility for leading the delivery of exciting projects within the portfolio of our Signalling business. This will include you handling budget, program, safety and quality performance, taking responsibility for key commercial decisions, and leading a dedicated project team to deliver successful projects.


Key Responsibilities for this Role Include:


  • Deliver projects in accordance with the contract, including the Project Requirements, Schedule, Budget and Plans
  • Define, review & adjust strategies of the project as required to meet deadlines and contractual commitments
  • Develop and maintain a sound working relationship with the customer
  • Lead the project team and manage staff morale and effectiveness to ensure an engaged team that are appropriately coached and mentored
  • Ensure all costs and finances relating to the project are captured through regular reviews
  • Lead risk, saving and opportunity management.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience Required for this Role Includes:


  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering, Project Management or a related discipline
  • Significant experience as a Project Manager within a Rail environment
  • Prior experience leading complex, multi-discipline projects
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels within the organisation
  • Significant prior knowledge of limitations surrounding working within the rail corridor
  • Proven understanding with regard to project governance, risk and planning.


This is an exciting time for you to join our team! We are currently experiencing immense growth, and can offer you a long term career opportunity delivering key infrastructure projects, ongoing training and development and the potential for further career growth.

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals. We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, people with disability and other minority groups to apply.
We recognise that embracing flexibility & inclusivity is the smarter way of working. Please speak with us about your individual needs or if any workplace adjustments are required. If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process please email:
For internal applicants, please ensure you confirm your eligibility to apply with your Supervisor and relevant Human Resources representative prior to submitting an application.



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