Prin Capital Program Analyst

Grade 27

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Career Ladder

A listing of titles that are most commonly used as steps for upward mobility for this title series. The salary schedule for this career ladder is also available.

  1. Capital Program Analyst Trainee 1

    Similar to Grade 13

  2. Capital Program Analyst Trainee 2

    Similar to Grade 14

  3. Senr Capital Program Analyst

    Grade 18

  4. Assoc Capital Program Analyst

    Grade 23

  5. Prin Capital Program Analyst

    Grade 27

Summary of Job Description

PRINCIPAL CAPITAL PROGRAM ANALYST:  directs development of the Department of Transportations multi-year highway and bridge capital program and other State and federal programs;  assigns staff to projects, reviews staff proposals and project recommendations, and makes final recommendation regarding revisions to proposals; directs staff analysis of the regional multi-year highway and bridge capital program proposals and makes final recommendation to the bureau director regarding the need for revisions to proposals; supervises the analyses that establish regional letting targets for State and federal funds for the highway and bridge capital program; establishes and directs the review of programs and implement modifications to ensure that programs are within parameters established by executive management; coordinates program and project actions, procedures, and approvals with other State and federal agencies; certifies the fiscal constraint of the federally required programs to federal agencies to maintain federal funding: attends and participates in executive management meetings and department conferences to explain aspects of the Department of Transportations highway and bridge capital program; resolves highly complex program and project management problems; directs the design, development, and implementation of management control and evaluation systems, including automated management information systems; supervises professional staff assigned to the program.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

Please note: qualifications for this position may be subject to change. If substitutions for education and/or experience are allowed, this information would be available on the announcement.

You must take and pass a Civil Service examination in order to be considered for this position.

The examination used for this title is called Promotion Opportunities in Transportation Management.

On or before the date of the examination, the candidate must be a qualified employee of the New York State Department of Transportation and have had three months of permanent competitive service in a position allocated to G-23 or higher.

For informational purposes only, click on the examination number(s) listed below to see the current or previous examination(s) that are used to fill this title.


How to Apply

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Career Mobility

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