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Under the direction of the Innovation Branch Chief, a Senior Transportation Planner, the Innovation Implementation Manager is responsible for advancing innovation projects within the organization, ensuring the adoption and integration of game-changing technologies, processes, and strategies to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of transportation projects and services. This is a pivotal role in shaping the future of transportation in California by identifying, piloting, and implementing innovative solutions enterprise-wide that address the evolving needs of our state’s transportation system. This position supports the end-to-end management of innovation projects, including planning, budgeting, execution, and evaluation. The Implementation Manager will foster collaboration across various Divisions, Districts, and external stakeholders to deliver innovation across Caltrans.

The Implementation Manager may act on behalf of the Innovation Branch Chief during their absence from the office and may act on behalf of other professional staff in the Branch.

Staff Services Manager I Exam

Eligibility for hire may be determined by your score on the Staff Services Manager I 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 Staff Services Manager I Exam is located here: https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Exams/Bulletin.aspx?examCD=2PBCY

About Caltrans

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

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