Under the general supervision of the Deputy District Director for Transportation Planning & Local Assistance (TPLA), a CEA-A, the incumbent oversees TPLA business processes and the delivery of key work products within the Transportation Planning program. The incumbent is responsible for setting priorities for the delivery of all System and Regional Planning activities, overseeing Sustainability Program and outreach activities within the district, and working on politically sensitive efforts involving partner agency staff and elected officials. In addition, the incumbent is responsible for establishing and managing cross-branch and cross-functional collaborative business practices and tools within Transportation Planning, managing Transportation Planning resource and workload commitments, overseeing administrative activities within TPLA, and directing staff training and development for all TPLA functions.
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Pursuant to California Code of Regulations § 549.90, this position will be filled via the California Department of Transportation Managerial Selection Program (MSP) process. This process provides for examination and job-selection specific to each position and consistent with the knowledge, skills, and abilities of the classification.
Please read the entire job posting before applying for this position. This is an Open examination. All applicants must meet the minimum qualifications by the final filing date to participate in the examination.
One year of experience in the California state service performing transportation planning or transportation management duties in a class comparable in level of responsibility to Senior Transportation Planner.
Experience: Five years of responsible experience conducting difficult and complex transportation planning or research projects. One year must have been comparable in level of responsibility to work performed by a Senior Transportation Planner in the California state service. AND Education: Equivalent to graduation from college. (Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on the basis of one year of experience equal to one year of education.)
This examination will utilize an evaluation of each candidate’s experience and education (E&E) compared to a standard developed from the Class Specification. For this reason, it is especially important that each candidate take special care in accurately and completely filling out his or her State application (STD. 678). List all experience relevant to the “Minimum Qualifications”.
This examination will not establish a civil service list; therefore, candidates will not have the ability to transfer their eligibility to other departments. Candidates will be notified of their examination results. Questions? Email AskExams@dot.ca.gov.
To apply for this job email your details to PM2Recruitment@dot.ca.gov