Announcement: ODOT18-1825oc Program Implementation Specialist – Planner 3 Transportation Development Division – Active Transportation Section Salem
ODOT's Active Transportation Section has an exciting opportunity for a program implementation specialist to lead statewide transportation tourism activities and implement mode and topic programs within the unit. Mode and topics include biking and walking, transportation options, and sustainability programs. This position is responsible for transportation tourism activities within the agency, including management of the Oregon Scenic Byways program. In this role, you will designate scenic byways throughout the state, support the development of corridor management plans, chair the Oregon Scenic Byway Advisory Committee, and determine policy and best practice modifications. This position is the liaison between ODOT regions and local governments, visitor associations, and the tourism industry on transportation tourism issues. Come join us in performing this rewarding and important work!
Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in urban or regional planning, public administration, social science, civil engineering, architecture, economics, geography or a related field. AND Three (3) years of progressively responsible planning experience related to the job.
Note: A master's degree in regional planning, public administration, social science, civil engineering, architecture, economics, geography or a related field may substitute for one (1) year of experience.
Six (6) years of planning experience related to the job.
NOTE: Course work in urban or regional planning, public administration, social science, civil engineering, architecture, economics, geography or a related field can substitute for up to two (2) year of the progressively responsible experience. A copy of your transcripts must be attached to your application to receive credit.
Special Qualifications: Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: ODOT18-1825oc
About Oregon Department of Transportation
The Oregon Department of Transportation began life in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, the Oregon Department of Transportation works to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians. We develop programs related to Oregon’s system of highways, roads, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.