Under the direction of the Manager, Government Relations, Capital Planning and Grant Programs, the Grant Program Specialist is responsible for researching, developing and administering federal, state and local grant applications to support capital and operating activities of the Agency. The Grant Program Specialist works closely with the Capital and Grants Planner and Senior Grant Accountant to ensure funds are expended within the various rules and regulations that are a condition of receiving such funding.
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ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.
Comply with all safety regulations as stated in the company safety program, and reports safety-related accidents, incidents, and unsafe work conditions. Attends safety-training programs as required
Other duties may be assigned
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Minimum two years of responsible grant experience in a transit or public agency. A four-year college degree in public administration, business, project management or related field is required. Excellent oral and written presentation and communication skills are essential. Proficient with Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint. Excellent written, oral, and presentation skills required. The ability to effectively interface and establish/maintain effective working relationships with colleagues is critical.
To perform this job successful, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job description is not intended to be a complete listing of all the job duties required of this position, but to provide information on the general scope of the position.
$5,350 - $5,944 month (DOQ), with excellent fringe benefits. Submit application, resume, and a current (within last 30 days) H-6 DMV printout (no exceptions).
An Equal Opportunity Employer: Successful candidate must pass company physical, drug and alcohol test.