Transportation Specialist Jobs DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION USA
This position is in the New York Division Office, responsible for the administration of the Federal-aid highway program as it relates to project development, construction and contract administration in their assigned Complex Projects and/or geographic regions of NY. This responsibility includes participation in a broad range of project development, design, contract administration, construction, materials, and maintenance activities on highways
THE MISSION OF TRANSPORT COMPANIES IS TO
Serve the WORLD by ensuring a fast, safe, efficient, accessible and convenient transportation system that meets our vital national interests and enhances the quality of life of the American people, today and into the future.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
SELECTIVE SERVICE: Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered for the Selective Service.
GOVERNMENT TRAVEL CARD: This position involves travel. A government contractor-issued travel card will be issued and must be retained for official business only.
DEU REQUIREMENTS: Applicants selected under delegated examining procedures may be required to successfully complete a one-year probationary period (unless already completed).
To meet the minimum qualifications for this position, you must meet the specialized experience requirements.
To qualify for the GS-13, you must have at least one year of specialized experience equal or equivalent to the GS-12, which includes:
Experience related to transportation program management, construction planning, or contract administration for highway or transportation projects or programs in accordance with regulations, standards, principles and methods; AND
Experience representing the organization with partners and stakeholders to provide advice, consultation, or project oversight.
The top priorities at DOT are to keep the traveling public safe and secure, increase their mobility, and have our transportation system contribute to the nation’s economic growth.
DOT employs almost 55,000 people across the country, in the Office of the Secretary of Transportation (OST) and its operating administrations and bureaus, each with its own management and organizational structure.
Buses, boats, and trains! What’s your little favorite transportation system? There are many modes of transportation that allow us to move from one part of the world to another, and learning about them is one the first things that little ones do as soon as they start communicating with their families.
During early childhood, children are dependant on their parents to carry them around before they start walking, they hop up into their little strollers and travel the city with mom and dad guiding them. As soon as they start getting older, children start playing with toy cars, learning how to drive through their houses, which turns out to be a great an exercise for children’s spatial awareness. As they reach a certain age, bicycles are the way to go for many kids that wish to set out on adventures with family and friends!
Depending on the destination, there is a myriad of vehicles that are suited to travel to various places. For example, you can go by land if there are roads and highways available; or maybe by air if the distance is too long; or even by water if you live on an island. Let’s check out the different means of transport there are.
Is the fastest mean of transport, and it consists of a vehicle traveling by air.