Department: Department Of Transportation
Agency: Federal Transit Administration
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Dedicated to delivering results that matter to the American people, the FTA supports, improves, and promotes effective public transportation, the Nation's fastest growing mode of travel. Through the administration, management, and oversight of a $10 billion annual grant program, FTA supports the development and construction of subway, light rail, and bus systems to help communities provide travel choices; improve access to jobs and health care; drive economic growth; and protect the environment.
This position is located in the Region X (Seattle) Office and reports to the Director of the Office of Planning and Program Development. The employee is responsible for assisting in administration of regional activities related to project development. Project development activities include working with grantees, other local and State agencies and other Federal agencies to ensure compliance with FTA grant making requirements, state and metropolitan planning regulations and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and other environmental requirements. Geographic areas of responsibilities include the States of Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. Specialized support is received in the areas of engineering, civil rights, finance and legal.
This position is ideal for a mid-level Transportation Program Specialist who is looking for an opportunity to join the Federal Transit Administration, and apply project and program management experience in interacting with regional and headquarters staff, grantee, Federal and State agencies, contractors, and other interested parties.
If interviewed for this position - at the interview stage, candidates will be given a topic to use to draft a writing sample.
- You must be a U.S. citizen and meet specialized experience
- Submit application and resume online by 11:59 PM EST on the closing date
- Provide all required documents by closing date
- Position is telework eligible
- Announcement also advertised to status applicants: FTA.R10-2013-0007.
- Announcement may be used to fill similar positions within 30 days