We are looking for qualified candidates for either a Senior Transportation Planner or a Transportation Planner, not both. Applications must be submitted to the Transportation Authority on or before 5PM on Wednesday, May 10.
The Transportation Planner Series, Policy and Programming Division, includes three levels of professional Transportation Planners who perform complex and sensitive tasks in the areas of policy, legislation, strategic financial planning, fund programming, and planning; facilitate community outreach efforts; and represent the Transportation Authority on technical and policy advisory groups.
The Transportation Planner is the entry level of the Transportation Planner Series and the Senior Transportation Planner is the intermediate level for the Policy and Programming Division. Under the general supervision of the Deputy Director for Policy and Programming, the Transportation Planner assists and the Senior Transportation Planner performs the duties and responsibilities listed in their respective job descriptions, which are characteristic of the range of duties and responsibilities assigned to each position, and are not intended to be a comprehensive listing.
This particular position will focus on programming, monitoring, and supporting delivery of transportation projects for local, regional, state, and federal fund programs. This includes but is not limited to: supporting project sponsors in navigating the federal aid process; representing the Transportation Authority in interactions with staff at Caltrans, MTC, and at peer agencies within the City and across the region; managing (at the Senior level) or serving as staff lead (at the Planner level) for grant program calls for projects; and serving as a member of the core Prop K sales tax administration team that implements the expenditure plan for our $100 million/year program.
For a complete job description, please visit www.sfcta.org/jobs. Follow the link to the Senior Transportation Planner/ Transportation Planner, Policy and Programming page and download the PDF.