Department of Transportation

About Caltrans

Caltrans specializes in many areas related to transportation: Engineering, Environmental Analysis, Information Technology, Maintenance, Equipment, Transportation Planning, Land Surveys, Right of Way, Finance, Traffic Operations, Aeronautics, Legal, and Administration.

To see a list of our current vacancies statewide: https://calcareers.ca.gov/CalHRPublic/Search/JobSearchResults.aspx#depid=141

From roads less traveled to highways supporting California’s demanding commute. The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) manages more than 50,000 miles of California's highway and freeway lanes, provides inter-city rail services, permits more than 400 public-use airports and special-use hospital heliports, and works with local agencies to keep California moving. More than the road workers, we are California’s transportation infrastructure; established in 1895, Caltrans has been active in moving the people and commerce of California and continues to model the way in innovative transportation systems.

It is our commitment to the residents of California that keeps us honest in our mission of providing a safe, sustainable, integrated and efficient transportation system to enhance the state of California’s economy and livability.

$5,149 - $6,446 monthly
Department of Transportation Sacramento, CA, USA
Apr 15, 2021
Full time
Under the direction of the Chief, Office of Resource Management, a Staff Services Manager I, the Associate Governmental Program Analyst will perform the more responsible and complex duties associated with the research, analysis, development, preparation, administration, monitoring, review, and control of the Division of Equipment (DOE) budget that supports a statewide operation. The Associate Governmental Program Analyst will research and prepare responses to Resource Management issues and policies and procedures and will assist with the preparation of equipment management procedures. The Human Resources Contact is available to answer questions regarding the application process. The Hiring Unit Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position. Human Resources Contact: Caltrans DHR Contact (916) 227-7840 Hiring Unit Contact: Dina Coloma (916) 227-5846 Dina.Coloma@dot.ca.gov There are three steps to apply for the job:  1. Create an account at:...
$5,406 - $6,771 monthly
Department of Transportation Sacramento, CA, USA
Apr 15, 2021
Full time
The Office of Federal Resources, Division of Budgets, is looking to recruit an effective, organized, and  strategically minded Research Data Analyst II (RDA II) to gather, compile, edit and interpret financial data for use by the Department in the monitoring of federal aid project funding. These activities include right-of-way, construction, preliminary engineering, and State Operations projects.  The incumbent will also work with monitoring and management of program resources and budget related schedules required by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).  The incumbent coordinates with FHWA, Accounting, and various other divisions within Caltrans during all process review exercises and provides leadership in the development of best business practices relating to closing out federal aid projects. Knowledge, Abilities, and Analytical Requirements The incumbent must be able to act independently and be able to make accurate fiscal and programming decisions....
$5,540 - $10,377 monthly
Department of Transportation Eureka, CA, USA
Apr 15, 2021
Full time
Under the direction of the Chief, Office of Encroachment Permits, (a Senior Transportation Engineer), the employee reviews permit applications, coordinates reviews with other internal and external stakeholders, and completes all necessary work associated with the execution, issuance, inspection and closure of encroachment permits throughout District 1 in such a manner as to assure compliance with traffic control requirements; all applicable regulations, statutes, and standards; attends and represents Caltrans at meetings on permit policies, procedures, and requirements; participates in the Intergovernmental Review (IGR) process; assists with managing the District's Business Logo (LOGO) and Tourist Oriented Directional Signing (TODS) programs; and assists the District Permit Engineer with various other functions required of the Encroachment Permit Office. This position is located in Eureka The Human Resources Contact is available to answer questions regarding the...
$5,149 - $6,446 monthly
Department of Transportation Sacramento, CA, USA
Apr 15, 2021
Full time
Do you like working in a collaborative team environment? Do you have great analytical, interpersonal, advanced writing, and communication skills? If the answer is YES, come join the Division of Procurement and Contracts team! Under the general direction of a Staff Services Manager I, you will perform the duties of a Contract Analyst by working with internal and external customers to develop contract documents that will provide mission critical services to the State. The Human Resources Contact is available to answer questions regarding the application process. The Hiring Unit Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position. Human Resources Contact: Caltrans DHR Contact (916) 227-5183 Hiring Unit Contact: Robert McClintic (916) 639-6313 robert.mcclintic@dot.ca.gov There are three steps to apply for this position: 1. Create a calcareers account:  https://calcareers.ca.gov/ 2. Take the assessment:...