Name of Employer: Federal Highway Administration
Employer Website: https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/
Job title: Community Planner (Transportation)
Job Details / Description:
Serving as a Community Planner (Transportation) you will:
•Provide guidance and technical assistance to Division staff and state Department of Transportation and MPO staffs on current Federal planning requirements, policies, procedures, and guidance.
•Oversee the development of transportation planning processes, programs and products and assess the adequacy of State and/or Metropolitan Planning processes to meet Federal transportation planning requirements.
•Explain requirements, negotiate working agreements, exchange and review information; and resolve problems with state Department of Transportation and/or MPO officials and other interested parties.
•Promote developing and applying strategic and effective transportation planning management systems and lead in the implementation of new transportation planning program requirements and best practices.
Salary ranges from: $53,361 to $100,600
Job Candidate Qualifications:
The ideal candidate for this position is an experienced transportation planning professional who has the skills and abilities to effectively represent the agency to Federal, state and local officials and the general public regarding the transportation planning program. This candidate is someone with good communication, negotiation and partnering skills who desires to work in a challenging, complex, innovative environment.
For additional details, view the job announcement (#FHWA.F0-2020-0043) at WWW.USAJOBS.GOV
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
•SELECTIVE SERVICE: Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered for the Selective Service.
•BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION: You will be required to complete a background/security investigation and meet preliminary requirements prior to onboarding.
•GOVERNMENT TRAVEL CARD: This position involves travel. A government contractor-issued travel card will be issued and must be retained for official business only.
•PROBATIONARY PERIOD: You must complete a one-year probationary period (unless already completed).
•TIME-IN-GRADE: Federal applicants must have served 52 weeks at the next lower grade to satisfy time in-grade restrictions contained in 5 CFR 300, Subpart F.
•DEU REQUIREMENTS: Applicants selected under delegated examining procedures may be required to successfully complete a one-year probationary period (unless already completed).
How to Apply:
Apply online at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/554201300