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FT job - Fresno - Caltrans - Transportation Planner

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  • Asha Weinstein Agrawal
    ... Please provide this information to prospective candidates who might be interested in becoming a Transportation Planner for the California Department of
    Message 1 of 1 , Oct 27, 2011
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      Please provide this information to prospective candidates who might be
      interested in becoming a Transportation Planner for the California
      Department of Transportation (Caltrans).  The minimum qualifications for a
      Transportation Planner are:

      Either I


      A Bachelor's Degree in Transportation Planning, Urban Planning, City
      Planning, or Regional Planning. (Registration as a senior will admit
      applicants to the examination, but they must produce evidence of graduation
      before they are eligible for appointment.)


                                        Or II


      A Bachelor's Degree in a related field such as: Urban or Regional Studies,
      Public Policy, Public Administration, Environmental Policy or Studies,
      Geography, Sociology, Economics, or Civil Engineering. And Twelve semester
      units (or equivalent quarter units) in any of the following subject areas:
      transportation planning, city, community, regional, rural or urban
      planning/studies, land use planning and development, or travel analysis and
      forecasting. (Registration as a senior will admit applicants to the
      examination, but they must produce evidence of graduation before they can
      be considered eligible for appointment.)


                                       Or III


      Experience: One year of experience as a participant in Federal, State,
      regional, or local transportation planning activities. 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 being equal to one year of education.)


                                        Or IV


      One year of experience performing duties comparable to a Management
      Services Technician, Range B, in a transportation planning activity, and 12
      semester units (or equivalent quarter units) of college courses in any of
      the areas listed in Pattern II above, and including the completion of a
      college course or in-service training course in effective writing or the
      equivalent.


      Please note that all applicants must meet the education and/or experience
      requirements to take the on-line Transportation Planner Examination. The
      names of successful competitors will be merged onto the eligible list in
      order of final scores regardless of test date. Eligibility expires 12
      months after it is established. Competitors must then retest to
      re-establish eligibility.  Applicants will have to submit a Standard
      Application (STD 678) during the open filing period. The  application
      submittal dates will be specified in the V-POS announcement.


                                 Vacancy Search (VPOS)
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      |                         TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF                        |
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      |                         Title: TRANSPORTATION PLANNER                        |
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      |                         Salary: $3,106.00 - $4,670.00                        |
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      |                               Posted: 10/24/11                               |
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      |                               Deadine: 11/07/11                              |
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      | Job Description:                                                             |
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      | Under the supervision of a Senior Transportation Planner, the incumbent would|
      | perform various activities of the Transportation Planning Division, such as  |
      | the monitoring of regional planning efforts of regional transportation       |
      | planning agencies; assist in the administration of federal and state grant   |
      | programs; review local development proposals in the intergovernmental/CEQA   |
      | review process, support statewide transportation planning efforts; monitoring|
      | transit activities of transit providers; work with data from regional travel |
      | demand models of the Metropolitan Planning Organizations. The incumbent must |
      | be a team-oriented planner who can prepare analyses, recommend solutions, and|
      | work effectively with internal and external customers. If you have questions |
      | regarding the position, please contact Paul Marquez at (559) 445-5867. Please|
      | submit a Standard Application (STD 678). Applications subject to             |
      | scoring/screening; interviews may be conducted.                              |
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      | Positions may be subject to the Governor’s current Hiring Freeze             |
      | requirements.                                                                |
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      | PLEASE NOTE: Possession of minimum qualifications will be verified prior to  |
      | interview and/or appointment. If it is determined an applicant does not meet |
      | the minimum qualifications, the application will be forwarded to the State   |
      | Personnel Board for review and the applicant's name may be removed from the  |
      | eligibility list.                                                            |
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      | Final Filing Date:                                            Department     |
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      | 11/07/2011                                                                   |
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      | Planning                                                         Oralia M.   |
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      | 1352 W. Olive Ave                                        559-445-6785        |
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      | Fresno, 93728                                                                |
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