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Senior Transportation Planner (Transportation Planner 2)

By August 1, 2022
  • Full Time
  • Newington, CT
  • August 12, 2022

State of Connecticut

Do you have experience in a railroad or a railroad related organization? Does making a positive
impact in CT excite you? If so, we invite you to read the criteria below & apply today!

The State of Connecticut, Department of Transportation (DOT) Bureau of Public Transportation, invites qualified applicants to apply for the position of Senior Transportation Planner (Transportation Planner 2) in the Office of Rail Project Concepts and Capital Planning Unit in Newington.

This position will be assigned work supporting all railroad conceptual design, preliminary studies, and project initiation for the following railroad infrastructure areas: Bridges, stations, facilities, communications, and signals (C&S), traction power, catenary, Transit Oriented Development (TOD), and any other preliminary studies.

The position will be responsible for:
Providing support for the capital planning, track outage planning, and all the Northeast Corridor Commission initiatives.
Providing support for the railroad operations and fleet procurement initiatives.
Overseeing and coordinating all railroad related projects for the Department’s Capital Program including work on the New Haven Main Line, New Canaan Branch Line, Danbury Branch Line, Waterbury Branch Line, Shore Line East, and the Hartford Line.
The duties of this position include supervising, recommending, and directing capital programs to maintain a state of good repair and improve the railroad infrastructure. In addition, this position has oversight of the Amtrak and Metro-North capital planning and coordination.

Who We Are:
At DOT, our mission is to provide a safe and efficient intermodal transportation network that improves the quality of life and promotes economic vitality for the State and the region. Learn more about our mission, vison, and values here!

What’s in It For You – Leading Comprehensive Benefits: Competitive salary structure, excellent health & dental coverage, generous vacation, personal, and sick time, retirement plan options & more. We encourage a healthy work-life balance for all employees.

To apply for this job email your details to hayley.newhouse@ct.gov

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