First listed on: 16 August 2019



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 manage the PTA‘s Safeworking system to ensure that the strategic objectives of the organisation are achieved. You will also monitor and review rules, procedures and instructions to achieve alignments with Australian Network Rules and Procedures and compliance with relevant law.  Additionally, you will liaise with and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders.

We are looking for someone who has extensive knowledge and experience in rail Safeworking practices in an operational environment. You will have substantial knowledge and demonstrated experience in researching, analysing and providing advice on Safeworking trends and best practice.   Extensive experience in rail safety is essential.

Further Information

You can gain more detailed information on the roles available and their responsibilities by contacting Mr David Browne, Executive Director Safety, Freight & Business Management Systems on (08) 9326 2858.

Alternatively for more information about the PTA, please visit our website at

How to Apply

Applicants must apply online, using the ‘Apply Now' button. This will take you to the WA Jobs board where you will need to follow the instructions listed on the advert. If not directed straight to the position, please key Position Number 34429 into the web search box.

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