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Title:  Tester in Charge

Job Number:  4081

Perth, WA, AU, 6721

About John Holland

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.  

From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.

While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.

Are you up for the challenge?

About the Role

An opportunity has become available for an experienced Tester In Charge to join the WA Rail team in our Perth office.  Frequent Site travel is required in this role.

Responsibilities of the role include (but are by no means limited to);
  • Functional Testing and commissioning of signalling equipment, including track equipment (point machines, DED’s), location cases and SER’s.
  • Functional testing and commissioning of level crossings
  • Interlocking software updates
  • Development of Test and Commissioning plans, work packs, test certificates, work instructions and associated documentation for the work package.
  • Assign tasks to testing personnel and manage the day to day requirements of the testing teams
  • Direct testing and commissioning activities, ensuring all testing and certification has been undertaken to the correct specifications.
  • Responsible for offering testing evidence for the work package and ensuring all documentation protocols are followed.
  • Site Mobilisation and De-mobilisation
  • Supervise testing teams to ensure targets are met in a safe and timely manner.
  • Ensure all signal testing including IWP interlocking, Electrocode tracks, M23A points machines and XP4 Level Crossing meets the design, manufacturer and client specifications
  • Ensure Installation and implementation of signalling schemes are carried out in a safe and timely manner
To be successful in this key role, you must have;
  • Minimum 10 years relevant experience
  • An advanced understanding of the MS Office suite of products (including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • The ability and willingness to learn new software packages
  • The ability to communicate effectively with varying levels of personnel (managers, supervisors, Technicians)
  • The ability to work autonomously
As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives

Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.

We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and other minority groups are encouraged to apply.