Careers at Metro

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Projects at Metro

Metro’s Projects team is a team of over 1,000 people who support delivery of rail projects that will transform the way Melburnians travel.

Metro partners with the State Government to deliver once-in-a-lifetime changes to the way people move around our city, through the government’s Big Build program of works. We offer expertise, insights and guidance to ensure infrastructure completed through the Big Build is operable and maintainable. Together, we are transforming the network and helping to build a better Melbourne.

Level Crossing Removal
Removing 110 dangerous level crossings by 2030, building new stations and revitalising community spaces.



Metro Tunnnel Project
Twin 9km tunnels through the heart of the city and building five new stations with state-of-the-art facilities.



Franchise Projects
Delivering a program of improvement and upgrade works across the network, preparing the network for the future.

Project roles at Metro

We’re looking for talented, passionate and ambitious team members to become part of the Projects team.

We welcome applications from local and international candidates with skills in the following areas:

Project Delivery specific Engineering roles.
See also Engineering

  • Design
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Integrated Solutions Engineering
  • OCS Engineering
  • Planning
  • Project Engineering
  • Signalling Engineering
  • Systems Engineering
  • Testing & Commissioning Engineering
  • Track & Civil Engineering
  • Train Control Engineering
  • Track & Civil Engineering
  • Type Approval

Project Management

  • General Project Management (any type of construction alongside or on the rail corridor)
  • Project Controls
  • Project Cost Control
  • Disruptions
  • Document Controller
  • Estimating
  • Interface

Rail Safety
Interface Management
Project Controls


No day is the same in Projects

Join the Metro Projects team and play a vital role in transforming Melbourne.

Metro’s position as a key partner on major rail projects means our team get to explore all types of roles and gain experience at each stage of project development and delivery. The wide variety of work means no day is the same for a projects team member.

Our teams are based at construction sites, embedded in Alliance offices or at one of our corporate offices in the Melbourne CBD.

We are part of ongoing testing, assessment, review and safety assurance. We work as One Team across all areas of the business to achieve the best result for our passengers and the communities we serve.

How to apply