Planning, Systems And Event Officer

Government of Western Australia

Perth, WA

Posted 1/15/2020

The Public Transport Authority’s (PTA) vision is to be recognised as a leader in providing world-class public transport services and solutions. As a fast growing economy, Western Australia’s public transport system is recognised as the best in Australia and is one of the most efficient, clean and safe networks in the world. Rail transport is vital for our continued success and growth through our many projects including METRONET to meet the public’s needs and expectations. Moving millions of people needs the skill and commitment of a talented workforce. The Role In this role you will operate Public Transport Authority’s (PTA) computerised train scheduling and rostering system to generate reports as required. The successful applicant(s) will undertake train schedule modelling and provides plans/schedules for new services, line closures and special events. You will play a key role in coordination of some events to ensure successful delivery of planned services. Additionally you will conduct research and analysis of passenger trends and transit proposals to enable planning and development of future train services. You will have an understanding of and considerable experience in applying contemporary customer service principles as they relate to public transport operations. You will also have a proven ability to interpret and apply conditions of employment in Industrial Awards and Agreements within a rostering system. A demonstrated ability to interpret and apply the requirements of relevant standards and codes (Safe Working rules & Rail Safety Legislation) as it applies to the position is essential. There are currently two fulltime permanent positions available. As this is an operational position, you must be willing to work irregular hours including shift work and weekends from time to time. Further Information For further information about these positions, please refer to the attached JDF. You can also gain more detailed information on the roles and responsibilities by contacting Mr Leigh Richardson, Service Planning Manager on (08) 9326 2569. Alternatively for more information about the PTA, please visit our website at . How to Apply Applicants are requested to provide the following: * A current CV with two work related referees; and

  • A written application addressing Selection Criteria 1, 3 & 5 from the JDF, in no more than three pages.
Applicants are requested to apply online using the ‘Apply for Job’ button at the top/bottom of the screen. Please complete the attached consent form as part of your application as all PTA positions are subject to ongoing integrity screening. Please note the closing date and time, as no emailed, late or pro forma applications will be accepted. Attachments - - - About the PTA The Public Transport Authority of Western Australia (PTA) is responsible for the operation of all bus, train and ferry public transport services in the greater metropolitan area under the Transperth brand. It also operates public transport services in regional centres, operates road coach and rail passenger services to regional area under the Transwa brand, and administers School Bus Services (SBS).

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