Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 09/09/21
Applications Due: 09/23/21
Vacancy ID: 91035

Position Information

AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleTransportation Analyst/Trainee 1,2

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade18

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $42986 to $71980 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Schedule

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

Location

County Albany

Street Address NYS Department of Transportation, Policy & Planning Divison

50 Wolf Rd.

City Albany

StateNY

Zip Code12232

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications To be considered for permanent appointment, candidates must be reachable on the current Civil
Service eligible list or be eligible for reassignment or transfer in accordance with Civil Service
Law.

Duties Description DUTIES:
The incumbent will assist in the various activities of the Freight and Passenger Rail Bureau (FPRB), including but not limited to:

• Participate in FPRB activities related to Statewide Financial System (SFS);
• Coordinate with Transportation Budgeting Bureau on contract and budget issues;
• Conduct funding analysis and reporting;
• Assist in developing guidance for future project solicitations for state rail programs;
• Develop and manage rail GIS data;
• Collect and analyze rail and port related data (e.g. railroad annual report);
• Analyze ridership and revenue data associated with Amtrak operations in New York;
• Assist in tracking of MWBE and SDVOB utilization on FPRB projects;
• Assist in other areas of the FPRB as needed.

Occasional travel would be expected; however, many meetings may be attended via conference calls.

Candidate should possess good communication and meeting facilitation skills, be familiar with contract and procurement processes, Excel, Access and other databases. Proficiency in ArcGIS is desirable.

Responsibilities may include serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the New York State Department of Transportation’s response to regional and statewide emergency situations.

Additional Comments Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Dianna Nussbaum

Telephone

Fax

Email Address Dianna.Nussbaum@dot.ny.gov

Address

Street New York State Department of Transportation

50 Wolf Road, 6th Floor, POD 6-4

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12232

 

Notes on ApplyingDUTIES:
The incumbent will assist in the various activities of the Freight and Passenger Rail Bureau (FPRB), including but not limited to:
• Participate in FPRB activities related to Statewide Financial System (SFS);
• Coordinate with Transportation Budgeting Bureau on contract and budget issues;
• Conduct funding analysis and reporting;
• Assist in developing guidance for future project solicitations for state rail programs;
• Develop and manage rail GIS data;
• Collect and analyze rail and port related data (e.g. railroad annual report);
• Analyze ridership and revenue data associated with Amtrak operations in New York;
• Assist in tracking of MWBE and SDVOB utilization on FPRB projects;
• Assist in other areas of the FPRB as needed.
Occasional travel would be expected; however, many meetings may be attended via conference calls.
Candidate should possess good communication and meeting facilitation skills, be familiar with contract and procurement processes, Excel, Access and other databases. Proficiency in ArcGIS is desirable.
Responsibilities may include serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the New York State Department of Transportation’s response to regional and statewide emergency situations.

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and a current resume no later than September 23rd, 2021.