Graduate Consultant

Location: Melbourne, Australia

Contract Types: Fixed Term

Closing Date: 29 September 2019

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.

Hours: 38 hours per week

Graduate Consultant

Network Rail Consulting (NRC) is the international consultancy arm of Network Rail. Network Rail owns, operates and develops Britain’s mainline railway infrastructure. NRC has been operating in Australia since 2013 and provides consultancy services to railway owners and operators across Australia. 

Given our continuing success in winning new business we are expanding our Melbourne team and seeking to appoint a Graduate Consultant. The opportunity will be available initially until October 2020 with scope to extend beyond that date.

Your Role

Network Rail Consulting (NRC) are looking for Engineering, Science, Technology or Maths graduates.

We are offering an exciting opportunity for a graduate to work in a rail consultancy based in Melbourne, Australia.

The successful applicant will be working under the supervision of NRC’s Operational Planning team, contributing to the implementation of the Melbourne network development schemes and capacity improvement across Victoria to meet the long-term needs of Rail Projects Victoria (RPV), its users, funders and stakeholders.

Experience will be gained in a number of areas including Strategic Planning, the development of Concept(s) of Operations, capacity modelling, rail performance considerations and commercial contract management.

About You

Suitable applicants will have/be:

  • Completed a degree in Engineering, Science, Technology or Maths;
  • Interested in an engineering / consultancy career;
  • Good academic standing;
  • Good written and verbal communication skills;
  • Good interpersonal skills;
  • Strong work ethic and ability to think critically;
  • Able to work collaboratively as part of the wider team.

This is an exciting unique opportunity to join an established and rapidly growing global rail consultancy business. NRC offers a competitive salary package, generous leave entitlement, access to further training and embraces flexible working. 

Network Rail Consulting welcomes applications regardless of age, disability, marital status (including civil partnerships), pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, transgender status, sex (or gender), or employment status.

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