Professionals Program for Planners and Schedulers

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This program is a unique opportunity for a self-starting engineer to join our professional's program in the planning and scheduling space.

We are looking for someone who is highly focused, driven and passionate about developing their career in planning and scheduling.

If you enjoy working within a high performing team and thrive in a performance focused workplace, this may be the opportunity for you!

Download our program brochure for more details (PDF, 2.0 MB).

Professional development

You will be involved in a structured learning and development program involving exposure to planning software and internal training modules to fast-track your planning and scheduling career.

The learning series has been carefully designed to ensure participants are introduced and exposed to best practice planning and scheduling methods and techniques, complementing participants’ previous work experience whilst honing in on new skills and capabilities. Modules you will undertake:

  • Introduction to Planning and Scheduling
  • Primavera P6 Training
  • Top Down and Bottom Up Planning
  • Program Reviews
  • Effective Communication
  • Risk and Contingency
  • Delay Analysis and Forensic Planning

Participants will be able to apply existing and developing skills and techniques into practice as they assist with the development, management and reporting of programs and strategic plans for RPV’s portfolio of major infrastructure projects.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Professionals Program, candidates must have completed a tertiary qualification in Engineering, Science, Construction or a related discipline.

Candidates applying must also have valid full-time working rights in Australia for the duration of the program.

Recruitment process

  1. Send through CV and required documentation
  2. Interviews
  3. Reference Checks and Police Checks

Applications for the current program closed on 18 March 2021.

Testimonials

In August 2019 the first cohort of five Professionals Program Planners and Schedulers joined RPV and they are now 18 months into the 24-month program.

Below are some testimonials from the cohort which highlight their experiences and benefits of the Program. Download the brochure above to read more.

Further information

This program is run by Rail Projects Victoria – a project office of Major Transport Infrastructure Authority delivering Victoria's Big Build.