Careers

Working at Main Roads, you will be part of a strong team that is committed to provide an integrated, world-class transport network across WA.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to attracting and retaining a culturally diverse workforce and in line with our commitment to improve diversity, we strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, women, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disability to apply. If you have any support or access needs that may require adjustments to allow you to fully participate a recruitment process, please contact John McKelvie (08) 9323 6173 or email hrjobs@mainroads.wa.gov.au.

We post the latest graduate, part-time and full-time positions on this page. Click 'Apply' to be taken to the Jobs WA website to view full job descriptions and submit your application. 

Current job opportunities 


Employee Relations Advisor

  • Location: Perth
  • Closing date: 1pm 05 March 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 5 $99,458 - $116,364 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview An exciting Employee Relations Advisor position has become available within the Human Resources Directorate. You will be responsible for providing an Employee Relations (ER) and Industrial Relations (IR) advisory service to managers and employees to resolve complex workplace matters.

Works Supervisor

  • Location: Derby
  • Closing date: 1pm 26 February 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 5 $99,458 - $116,364 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview This position presents a unique opportunity for qualified and experienced candidate to join Main Roads as Works Supervisor in the Kimberley region to supervise the delivery of road and bridge works by Direct Management and Minor Capital Works as well as the opportunity to supervise maintenance crews when required.

Works Supervisor

  • Location: Kalgoorlie
  • Closing date: 1pm 26 February 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 5 $99,458 - $116,364 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview This position presents a unique opportunity for qualified and experienced candidate to join Main Roads as Works Supervisor in the Goldfields-Esperance region to supervise the delivery of road and bridge works

 Senior Construction and Maintenance Worker (Crew Leader)

  • Location: Northam and Narrogin
  • Closing date: 1pm 11 March 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: AWU Level 5 $164,643 - $178,437 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview Our Construction and Maintenance team are a valued and supported contributor’s to our organisation, inspecting and repairing our road network and making sure it’s safe for the road users.

Senior Traffic Engineering Designer

  • Location: Perth
  • Closing date: 1pm 26 February 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 6 $114,699 - $135,223 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview This role is also responsible for analysing proposals for traffic engineering designs and recommending and managing the appointment of technical consultants for traffic engineering design projects.

Safety Manager Regional

  • Location: Derby
  • Closing date: 1pm 26 February 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 6 $114,699 - $135,223 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview This challenging and highly rewarding role will offer lots of variety and will require strong skills and experience in building and managing a culture of work health and safety as well as a natural ability to work with a range of stakeholders to build relationships and influence effectively

Road Reserve Access Management Officer

  • Location: Perth
  • Closing date: 1pm 26 February 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 5 $99,458 - $116,364 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview You will be responsible for the management of the Metropolitan Road Network “Work by Others” design review process by which developers, Local Government Authorities and Landowners are authorised to undertake works that alter Main Roads assets.

Local Government Road Safety Manager

  • Location: Perth
  • Closing date: 1pm 26 February 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 7 $133,291 - $152,218pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview You will be responsible to manage development, monitor and provide expert advice on road safety training, road safety engineering and road safety auditing for Western Australia (WA) Local Government (LG) authorities to support assessment of road safety risks on LG road networks.

Manager Project Development and Delivery

  • Location: Northam
  • Closing date: 1pm 26 February 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 8 $150,676 - $174,364 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview This is a critical, leadership role within our Wheatbelt Region. We need an enthusiastic leader and self-motivated individual with extensive management skills, knowledge and experience in project development and delivery of civil construction infrastructure projects along with extensive road and/or bridge design, construction and maintenance experience

Technical Trainee Materials

  • Location: Derby
  • Closing date: 1pm 4 March 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 1 $60,173 - $73,983 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview: You will enjoy working as part of a team and be willing to get involved and take on new challenges and responsibilities. You will have an interest in creating a lasting positive impact in your local community and in developing a career with Main Roads.

Technical Trainee Materials

  • Location: Geraldton
  • Closing date: 1pm 4 March 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 1 $60,173 - $73,983 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview: You will enjoy working as part of a team and be willing to get involved and take on new challenges and responsibilities. You will have an interest in creating a lasting positive impact in your local community and in developing a career with Main Roads.

Technical Trainee Materials

  • Location: Bunbury
  • Closing date: 1pm 4 March 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 1 $60,173 - $73,983 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview: You will enjoy working as part of a team and be willing to get involved and take on new challenges and responsibilities. You will have an interest in creating a lasting positive impact in your local community and in developing a career with Main Roads.

ITS Technology and Architecture Specialist

  • Location: Perth
  • Closing date: 1pm 4 March 2024
  • Work type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Classification: Level 6 $114,699 - $135,223 pa MRWA EBA + 11% superannuation
  • Overview: As the subject matter expert in this area, you will ensure the Main Roads ITS Architecture and Governance Framework is developed to National Standards and provides for improved decision making, improved adaptability to ever-changing solutions

Acknowledgement of country

The Government of Western Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.

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