Director Safe System Road Infrastructure Program

Job Title: Director Safe System Road Infrastructure Program
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ballarat
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-10-16
Reference: JO-1806-89669-7
Contact Name: Georgie Minas
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2018 11:31

Job Description

  • Ensure regional Victoria is supported economically, connected and livable
  • Drive and lead the delivery, management and co-ordination of a state-wide Program (SSRIP)
  • EO3 Salary Classification - $178,500, $231,439
Regional Roads Victoria (RRV) is a new division of VicRoads, focusing on the needs of communities throughout regional Victoria now, and into the future. We are working towards a better planned, maintained and integrated road network that aligns with the changing shape of regional Victoria.
RRV is focused both on engaging with regional communities and industries so we can better understand and prioritise their needs, and turning their concerns into actions and delivery of road works. RRV  works with regional Victorian communities and stakeholders every step of the way, to plan, maintain and advocate for the regional road network. 

Director Safe System Road Infrastructure Program

We are seeking applications for a Director Safe System Road Infrastructure Program (SSRIP) to join the newly formed leadership team reporting to the Chief Regional Roads Officer.

The Director SSRIP is responsible for the delivery and execution of a substantial road safety infrastructure program of works across metropolitan and regional Victoria. In this role you will confidently lead, engage and harness the talent of a geographically dispersed workforce that is trusted to understand and advocate for our regional customers to deliver high quality & safe transport options for them. You will engage with leaders across VicRoads to drive and implement a “safe-system” approach to road safety across the network which is focused on delivering community outcomes, minimising whole-of-life costs, delivers innovation outcomes and is flexible and responsive to emerging issues to future challenges

To be considered for this role, you bring proven experience leading project delivery teams and the ability to enhance culture, performance and collaboration to deliver improved benefit to the Victorian community. You bring significant expertise in all aspects of the design, development and delivery of a range of projects and have a thorough understanding of procurement, financial management, contracts and the relationship between planning, design, construction and operations of long life assets.
You possess an engaging interpersonal style, the ability to build strong rapport and a commitment to enhancing relationships with the Victorian community, local government, TAC and other government departments including TfV.

To apply for this role, please go to who are managing the recruitment process on behalf of VicRoads. For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon on (03) 9929 9589 or 0455 118 868.