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Team Leader Signalling Design

Date: 26-May-2021

Location: Brisbane, QLD, AU, 4000

Company: Queensland Rail

This key role within the Signalling Design team will lead and develop a small team of engineering professionals tasked with delivering a range of signalling and ATP/ETCS projects. This role will liaise with project delivery areas to ensure work requirements are planned and well understood, and ensure that staff are given the support and development to achieve commercial and sustainable outcomes for the business.


Queensland Rail is an integrated customer and rail infrastructure business servicing the passenger, tourism, resources and freight customer markets throughout Queensland.  The organisation aims to be the safest, best performing and most customer focused railway in Australia.


At Queensland Rail we believe safety comes first. Always.


About the role:


As the Team Leader Signalling Design, you will provide expert engineering services across the Queensland Rail business.  You will lead a small team and coach them in delivering commercial advantage and outcomes through business improvements, technology development and innovation.


Some of the day to day duties will include:

  • Lead and develop engineering professionals to deliver signal engineering solutions
  • Provide expert signal engineering services against specified KPI’s
  • Lead the delivery of signal engineering works, and monitor and manage compliance of the team
  • Maximise commercial outcomes by coaching and supporting teams to effectively manage stakeholders


About you:

  • Degree Qualified (Electrical Engineering) with strong signalling engineering experience
  • Strong experience in leading a team of engineering professionals
  • Proven background in delivering signal engineering solutions that deliver commercial value
  • High level of skills in coaching and development individuals and teams


Benefits on offer:

  • Flexible working options
  • Competitive Salary Packaging
  • Generous superannuation scheme
  • Queensland Rail also offers free train travel to and from work on duty days



Remuneration will be negotiable for the right candidate with suitable experience


Consideration will also be given to paid relocation for the right candidate


Please note: If you have considered this role previously, please consider applying again



This role will also be advertised externally


Position Description



If this position interests you and you feel you have the knowledge and experience please apply to Team Leader Signalling Design (998) via our website by clicking onto the "Apply" button.  Please submit a resume and covering letter outlining your relevant experience by 11:59pm, Wednesday 16th June 2021.  


The recruitment and selection process for this position might require shortlisted applicants to undertake psychometric assessment, health assessment and background checks that might also include criminal history and credit checks.  


Queensland Rail embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way.  We have built the foundation for diversity in the areas of gender balance, First Nations Peoples, Youth, Disability and Multiculturalism. We continue to establish and integrate key programs such as QRWomen, Graduate and Apprentice Programs, Work and Welcome, Returned to Work processes, Employee Assistance Program, as well as Queensland Rail First Nations and LGBTIQ+ Staff Reference Groups.


To learn more about this Queensland Rail career opportunity please contact Anna Nolan with your specific enquiry on 1800 115 000 or email qrcareers@qr.com.au.  Please do not email your application. We can only accept applications received via our website.