Civil - Traffic Engineering, Civil - Transportation, Civil - Urban and Community Planning, Civil Engineering
4 Year Degree
Under general direction of the Deputy Executive Director of Planning and Policy, or designee, plans, organizes, and participates in the more complex and dynamic work of professional planners related to the development of transportation plans, studies, projects, and programs for the Commission and its member agencies; develops and completes technical assessments and written project analyses; provides professional advice and assistance to the public and partner agencies on transportation planning projects, studies, and programs; provides professional assistance to the Deputy Executive Director of Planning and Policy and the public in areas of expertise; performs related work as required.
The Ideal Candidate Will:
Possess deep knowledge about advanced planning and policy principles, practices, and funding sources for transportation and land use planning programs, studies, and projects.
Employ principles and best practices of program and project management.
Understand advanced techniques of conducting analytical studies, performance analysis, evaluating alternatives, and making sound recommendations.
Understand theories and methods related to transportation planning, travel forecasting and capacity, geographic information system (GIS), congestion management, multimodal performance measurement, environmental review, and implementation strategies.
Possess contract management skills and practices related to public agency processes.
Effectively understand operational characteristics, services, and activities of a comprehensive transportation planning program. Understand recent developments, current literature, legislative developments, and sources of information related to transportation planning including new transportation technologies.
Key Responsibilities (not a comprehensive listing)
Plans, organizes, and participates in a wide range of complex transportation plans, programs, projects, and studies, including the Countywide Transportation Plan, multimodal corridor studies, Congestion Management Program, Countywide Travel Demand Model, Level of Service Monitoring Program, and Land Use and Transportation Program.
Serves as project manager on transportation planning and development projects as directed, which includes overseeing project development, coordination with partner agencies, and other Commission departments, background research, environmental review, preparation of public notices and staff reports, scheduling meetings and hearings, and monitoring project implementation to verify conformance with approved plans, requirements, conditions, and measures. Directs revisions to plans.
Equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in regional or urban planning, transportation planning, civil engineering, business or public administration, or a related field.
Five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in transportation and/or transit planning or professional experience in planning, zoning and related activities.
Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California Driver’s License by time of appointment.
The mission of the Alameda County Transportation Commission (Alameda CTC) is to plan, fund and deliver transportation programs and projects that expand access and improve mobility to foster a vibrant and livable Alameda County.
Alameda CTC coordinates countywide transportation planning efforts; programs local, regional, state and federal funding; and delivers projects and programs including t...hose approved by voters in Alameda County transportation expenditure plans for Measure B, Measure BB and the Vehicle Registration Fee.
Alameda CTC is a joint powers authority governed by a 22-member Commission comprised of elected officials from each of the 14 cities in Alameda County, all five members of the Alameda County Board of Supervisors and elected representatives from AC Transit and BART.
Alameda CTC's main responsibilities are to:
Plan for the future of transportation in Alameda County.
Fund critical transportation programs that serve the public including youth, seniors and people with disabilities.
Deliver innovative transportation projects that extend the life of aging infrastructure, protect the environment, improve transportation access for communities and businesses, and improve goods movement.
Alameda CTC was created in July 2010 by the merger of the Alameda County Congestion Management Agency (ACCMA) and the Alameda County Transportation Improvement Authority (ACTIA), to streamline operations, eliminate redundancies and save taxpayers’ dollars. As a result of the merger, Alameda CTC is able to implement more cost-effective methods for planning, funding and delivering programs and projects that benefit Alameda County residents and businesses.
Alameda CTC has five standing committees and receives regular public input from advisory committees made up of the public and agency partners. The public is invited to participate at Commission and committee meetings to help us fulfill our promise to voters to improve transportation and foster a vibrant and livable Alameda County.
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