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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/23/24

Applications Due03/09/24

Vacancy ID151997


AgencyTransportation, Department of

TitleStudent Assistant

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeNS

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

Salary RangeFrom $19.51 to $19.51 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address NYS Department of Transportation

50 Wolf Road

City Albany


Zip Code12232

Minimum Qualifications Must have completed at least 12 credit hours of college study and be currently enrolled in an accredited degree program.

Duties Description NYSDOT is a leading-edge team of motivated, empowered, and respected professionals whose customers value our high-quality engineering and technical services and products. Each NYSDOT employee plays an important part in fulfilling the Department's mission and goals, as we are one DOT working cohesively to ensure the state has a safe, efficient, balanced and environmentally sound transportation system.

The Student Assistant will support statewide policy, planning, and performance activities at NYDOT's Main Office in Albany. Topics/focus areas may include sustainability, resiliency, mobility, and/or discretionary grants.

Duties may include, but are not limited to:

• Research, collect, interpret and analyze transportation studies, reports and data

• Support development of planning studies, reports and plans

• Conduct inventory/benchmarking research of various transportation programs and processes

• Support transportation research and development

• Review studies, reports, spreadsheets and other technical deliverables

• Collect and/or coordinate project data and entry into databases

• Prepare quality graphics, maps and/or text for reports and publications

• Perform other tasks as required by NYSDOT management

Responsibilities may include serving a role within the Incident Command System to support the department’s response to regional and statewide emergency situations.

Additional Comments _____________________________________

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Name Nicole Flouton



Email Address


Street NYS Department of Transportation, Personnel Bureau

50 Wolf Road

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12232


Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates should submit a letter of interest, current college transcript and a current resume, titled by last name, with the Notice Number MO-24-099 and last name in the subject line and referenced in the letter of interest no later than
March 9, 2024.

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