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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/23/24

Applications Due03/09/24

Vacancy ID152004


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? Yes

County New York

Street Address NYS Department of Transportation

25 Beaver Street, Suite 201

City New York


Zip Code10004

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

Skills Needed:

• An educational background in transportation engineering, transportation planning or computer science
• Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheets, and data manipulation
• Logical/critical thinking skills
• Quantitative analytical skills
• Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to maintain accurate records
• Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills

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.

Duties to include:

• Research current transportation planning topics using all available sources such as internet, agency library, etc. Develop summary information on the topics including documentation of sources.

• Perform data analysis or data reduction using databases and spreadsheets.

• Communicate with other organizations as directed.

• Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access, or of similar spreadsheet or database software is helpful.

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 Telecommuting opportunities to be discussed at interview.

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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-24-097 and last name in the subject line and referenced in the letter of interest no later than
March 9, 2024.

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