Transportation Policy Analyst Jobs in Washington County, OR at USAJOBS

Title: Transportation Policy Analyst

Company: USAJOBS

Location: Washington County, OR

DutiesAs a Transportation Policy Analyst, You Will

Perform a wide variety of research and analytical studies relating to the development and formulation of Department policy in transportation infrastructure.

Analyze, formulate, and recommend departmental policies, plans, and guidelines related to infrastructure policy to the Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy, the Under Secretary for Policy, and the Secretary regarding public policy on infrastructure issues affecting the transportation sector.

Manage the DOT’s Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Discretionary Grant Program to facilitate the public and stakeholders in the application process.

Oversee the grant project to support the funding, selection process, and ensure that applicants are debriefed on grant policies, selection criteria and program requirements.

Provide advice on all matters and initiatives related to transportation infrastructure across the Department and encourages modal administration to adopt these strategies and initiatives.

Identify areas where initiatives in safety, mobility, and other areas can have infrastructure-related benefits for improving transportation systems’ performance and efficiency in public and private organizations.

Analyze and determine the application of appropriate domestic and international infrastructure regulations, policies, procedures, legislation, proposals, techniques and technology in the transportation sector.

Provide direction and/or advice at key decision points and helps ensure that policy decisions, strategic plans and reports are accurate, timely and adequately documented.

Ideal Candidate:

OST is looking for an experienced to seasoned, motivated and self-reliant professional who can share their expertise in transportation infrastructure (i.e., bridges, aviation airports, railroads, navigable waterways, roads, bicycle networks, pedestrian walkways public works projects, etc.) program activities, laws, regulations, or standards as a regular and recurring part of your employment.



This announcement establishes an open continuous 90-day vacancy announcement. The first referral of eligible applicants will be 2 weeks from the opening date. Given our continuing need for top professionals in this field, it is anticipated that applications will be reviewed approximately once a month throughout the open period. We will give equal consideration to all applications we receive.

This position is being filled as a Schedule A appointment under 5 CFR 213.3102(i)(3) in support of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), otherwise known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.

This appointment is for 1 year, but may be extended for an additional year.


Conditions of Employment

This is an Excepted Service position.

Submit application and resume online by 11:59 PM EST on the closing date.

Required documents must be submitted by the closing date.

You must be a U.S.Citizen and eligible for consideration.

Conditions Of Employment

SELECTIVE SERVICE: Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered for the Selective Service.

TRIAL PERIOD: This is an Excepted Service position. This job will be filled by an alternative hiring process and is not in the competitive service. Applicants selected for an excepted service position may be subject to a two-year trial period.


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