Director, Network and Corridor Planning - DOT

Job Title: Director, Network and Corridor Planning - DOT
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JO-2008-101270_1598588934
Contact Name: Paris Plompen
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 28, 2020 14:28

Job Description

  • Help shape the future of transport planning in Victoria
  • Integral member of the Transport Planning leadership team
  • EO3 Salary Classification $192,800 - $249,700

Are you an engaging and future focussed leader with the ability to engage with various stakeholders across the state and to provide visionary leadership to your team? Do you want to play a key role in helping to shape the future of transport planning in Victoria? Read on…

About the Department of Transport

The Department of Transport (DoT) brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. DoT's job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability.

We're focused on outcomes that deliver more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes. We do this by translating transport strategy into sustainable plans to be implemented through a pipeline of projects, keeping community values such as liveability, road safety, economic prosperity and community connectedness at our core

About the Role

Reporting to the Executive Director Transport Planning, the Director Network and Corridor Planning will provide strategic leadership to a division responsible for undertaking network planning for the whole of the State's transport network, taking a holistic, long-term approach to develop network, corridor, sub-regional plans, interchange planning; and heavy vehicle services. The Director is responsible for leading and managing the delivery of network planning to achieve simple, connected journeys and for providing a whole-of-network view for key stakeholders including other divisions of DoT, Local Government, project delivery authorities and other government departments.

About You

You bring an impressive blend of technical and senior leadership capabilities with proven experience working in a large complex organisation, ideally within the broader public sector (or with proven political acumen). You are known for your engaging interpersonal style and outstanding stakeholder negotiation skills, with a demonstrated capability to advise and negotiate outcomes with key internal and external stakeholders. You are respected for your transformational leadership and ability to enhance capability and collaboration in multi-disciplinary teams of senior staff and technical professional to delivery measurable sustained outcomes.

To Apply

To apply for this role please upload a CV and Cover letter via the link below. For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon on 0455 118 868 from Davidson Executive who is supporting DOT with this appointment process.

Please email for a detailed position description

Applications Close Sunday the 13th of September.