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Lead Transportation Specialist – Salt Lake City, Utah
Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
Job ID: 447179Start Date: 04/29/2021End Date: 05/10/2021
To meet the minimum qualifications for this position, you must meet the specialized experience qualifications for the grade at which you are requesting consideration.To qualify for the Grade 13, you must have at least one year of experience equal or equivalent to the GS-12, it must include: Experience working with Federal-aid laws, regulations, and policies related to Highway Transportation such as: Air Quality, Asset Management, Environment, Freight, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), Planning, Right-of-Way (ROW), Safety and Traffic Operations.
Experience working with project funding to ensure compliance with regulations, policies, goals and objectives.
Experience working with stakeholders (Federal, State, Metropolitan Planning Organizations and other Local Transportation Partners) to facilitate cooperation and accomplish mutual objectives. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas: Extensive knowledge of Federal laws, Executive Orders, regulations, polices, procedures, guidelines, notices, advisory material, and other technical materials concerning the Federal-aid highway program in-order to oversee and direct the program, interpret policy, give advice, develop operating guidance, develop program objectives and process proposed actions involving a variety of events or circumstances. Comprehensive knowledge of a wide range of transportation programs and various interrelationships between programs. Coordinates with other Division Teams and staff on overlapping technical and administrative activities in the development of project and program issues. Coordinates overlapping technical and administrative activities in the management of federal-aid funds to ensure proper stewardship and oversight of the program. Ability to forge Federal and non-Federal partnerships which effectively achieve surface transportation objectives and the ability to provide leadership in reaching agreeable solutions. Provide guidance, direction, and leadership to a diverse staff ensuring consistency and accuracy of their activities. Communicate job-related practices, procedures, and policies. For all types of consideration, experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.For additional information about applying to Federal positions, please click on the following link: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-policies/#url=e4Other applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
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