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Title:  Traffic Manager

Job Number:  8672

Melbourne, AU

CYP Design & Construction Joint Venture (CYP D&C) has been contracted to design and build the tunnels and stations for the Metro Tunnel Project. 


CYP D&C brings together three of Australia's leading construction partners John Holland, Lendlease, and Bouygues Construction. 


The Metro Tunnel Project will untangle the City Loop by taking three of Melbourne’s busiest train lines through a new tunnel under the city. It will create a new end-to-end train line from Sunbury to Cranbourne/Pakenham, with twin nine-kilometre tunnels and five new underground stations at Arden (to be renamed North Melbourne), Parkville, Anzac, and two new CBD stations - State Library and Town Hall - which will directly connect to the City Loop. 


We are recruiting for a Traffic Manager who will be responsible for executing the Traffic Management functions for the Project on behalf of the Joint Venture (CYP D&C) in accordance with applicable Standards and Regulations.

Responsibilities of the role include: 


  • Be a knowledge expert in construction Traffic Management.
  • Traffic Management Plans designed and implemented in accordance with the relevant requirements and standards e.g. Road Management Act 2004 Code of Practice - Worksite Safety - Traffic Management, AS1742.3 - 2019.
  • Ensure compliance with Contractual requirements e.g Management Plans
  • Attendance in meetings with client and stakeholders, including presentations of proposals to interested stakeholders.
  • Advocate and negotiate proposals that have positive project outcomes
  • Ensure traffic related incidents are investigated, reported and resolved in a timely manner. Incidents can include unsafe or illegal acts, or community complaints.
  • Ensuring all Traffic Management personnel, plant and equipment are available to meet the requirements of the construction program, including planning and implementation phases.
  • Manage costs and approvals for expenditure.
  • Manage team workflow effectively.
  • Ensuring a record keeping system is maintained as required. This includes but is not limited to records of traffic installations, records of Road Safety Audits, and maintenance records.
  • Provide regular or ad hoc reporting to the JV ELT or client as required.



To be successful in this key role, you must have: 


  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) or equivalent
  • At least 10 years’ experience in construction
  • Previous experience as Traffic Manager, Traffic Engineer
  • Advanced knowledge of Victorian based Legislation, Regulations and Guidelines applicable to Worksite Traffic Management in Victoria i.e. the Road Management Act 2004 Code of Practice - Worksite Safety - Traffic Management, AS1742.3 – 2019, and Road Safety (Traffic Management) Regulations 2019
  • Advanced communication skills. Ability to manage and negotiate with stakeholders internal and external.
  • Strong experience managing budget, cost reporting, and reforecasting
  • Competent ability to identify risks and opportunities to the project, such as safety, commercial or programme



CYP D&C companies are diverse, flexible and inclusive as employers of choice. We engage, enable and empower our people. Inclusion sets all of us up for success. 


Consideration for these roles will be given to applicants that are able to demonstrate the relevant background and experience outlined. 

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