- Public policy development principles, practices, and processes.
- Federal and state legislative processes and procedures.
- State, federal, and regional government operations and resources.
- Legislative research methods, techniques, sources, databases, and tools.
- Current legislative, political, and economic trends in state and federal government.
- Transportation finance and regulatory policy.
- Reviewing, interpreting, and assessing complex legislative issues and legal documents.
- Analyzing legislative issues and developing recommendations and alternatives.
- Preparing and presenting information for diverse audiences.
- Writing and preparing a variety of communications materials.
- Using initiative and independent judgment, integrated within an overall team approach and within established procedural guidelines.
- Using tact, integrity, and good judgment in a variety of difficult administrative situations.
- Assessing and prioritizing multiple tasks, projects and demands.
- Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with internal staff, public officials, media representatives, government agency representatives, and the public.
- Communicating clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing.
Education and/or Experience:
Equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in political science, public administration, law, or public relations or a closely related field and at least three (3) years of analytical or administrative experience.
Licenses and Certifications:
Possession of or ability to obtain a California driver's license and proof of automobile liability insurance may be required.
Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer; to operate a motor vehicle and to visit various meeting sites; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. This is primarily a sedentary office classification although standing in and walking between work areas may be required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects up to 25 pounds.
Applications will be accepted until Friday, December 16, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. or until the position is filled. Applications may be mailed or delivered in person. Call 909-884-8276 for application and requirements or visit our web site at www.sanbag.ca.gov.
Complete the SANBAG application form. Provide a one-page written summary of your experience in the workplace and/or education relative to this position, describing work performed and the frequency. The information provided will be used to verify and evaluate the applicant’s qualifications. Failure to complete the application and clearly demonstrate fulfillment of the minimum requirements will result in disqualification of the applicant. Resumes in lieu of an application and/or faxed applications will not be accepted. The successful applicant will be required to take a pre-employment drug test.
Forward Application to:
San Bernardino Associated Governments
Attn: Management Services
1170 W. 3rd Street, 2nd Floor
San Bernardino, CA 92410-1715
Visit SANBAG at www.sanbag.ca.gov.