Final Filing Date: 10/27/2023
Join an exciting new office in the Division of Local Assistance. As a member of the Office of Local Civil Compliance leadership team and under the general direction of the Office Chief, a Supervisor Transportation Planner, the Incumbent will serve as a high-level senior leader. The Incumbent will be a subject matter expert to an important program at Caltrans that provides oversight and guidance of the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program (DBE) to district staff and Local Public Agencies. The DBE program helps ensure small and disadvantaged business are provided fair opportunities to participate in federal funded local transportation projects. The incumbent will lead, analyze policies and data to prepare, administer, and monitor the Disadvantage Business Enterprise program and all guidance, training, monitoring and enforcement of the program to ensure adherence to federal requirement. The Incumbent may also assist with oversight of the Title VI and ADA programs as they relate to Local Agencies. The applicant should possess high level skills in both written and verbal communications, as the incumbent works directly with a variety of management teams at Caltrans, Caltrans Districts and with Caltrans transportation partners.
Senior Transportation Planner Exam
Eligibility for hire may be determined by your score on the Senior Transportation Planner Exam. For those who do not have current eligibility (e.g. transfer, permissive reinstatement or voluntary demotions) and/or who will be new to state civil services employment, you must be on the state examination list to be eligible for these positions. The Senior Transportation Planner Exam is located here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/R/STPEXAMBULLETIN
From roads less traveled to highways supporting California’s demanding commute. The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) manages more than 50,000 miles of California's highway and freeway lanes, provides inter-city rail services, permits more than 400 public-use airports and special-use hospital heliports, and works with local agencies to keep California moving.
More than the road workers, we are California’s transportation infrastructure; established in 1895, Caltrans has been active in moving the people and commerce of California and continues to model the way in innovative transportation systems. Caltrans specializes in many areas related to transportation: Engineering, Environmental Analysis, Information Technology, Maintenance, Equipment, Transportation Planning, Land Surveys, Right of Way, Finance, Traffic Operations, Aeronautics, Legal, and Administration