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Salary: $4,608.00 - $8,379.00
Posted: 02/08/2013

Job Description:

Under the supervision of a Senior Landscape Architect, prepares planting and irrigation plans, specifications and estimates (PS&E) for major landscaping and habitat restoration projects; prepares erosion control specifications and storm water pollution prevention plans; prepares visual impact assessment technical reports for transportation facility construction projects; performs field investigation work and construction inspection and other related work as required. Position requires skills in computer-aided drafting and design (CADD) and personal computers and possession of a current driver license is desirable.

Applicant’s name must be on the certified personnel list for the Landscape Associate, Caltrans classification. Five positions are available and will consider transfers. If interested, please send completed State application (STD 678), which will be screened and only the most qualified will be interviewed.

Employment provisions as outlined by the Department of Personnel Administration's State Restriction of Appointments (SROA) policy will prevail.

To be considered for this vacancy you must have transfer eligibility based on present or past state civil service eligibility, or passed an exam for this classification. To learn how to become a civil service employee, visit website:

Please note: Possession of minimum qualifications will be verified prior to interview and/or appointment. If it is determined an applicant does not meet the minimum qualifications, the applications will be forwarded to the State Personnel Board for review and the applicant's name may be removed from the eligibility list.

In the Explanations section of the employment application, you must CLEARLY INDICATE THE BASIS OF YOUR ELIGIBILITY, e.g., List, Transfer, SROA, Reinstatement etc.

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified will be interviewed. Standard state application (STD 678) is required. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a State application. All applications must be mailed to the contact unit address listed above.

Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
Landscape Associate, Caltrans 904 - 297 - 2971 -
Location County
District 4 ALAMEDA
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
Office of Landscape Architecture -MS 9D
111 Grand Ave
Oakland, CA 94612
Jeanne Gorham
(510) 286-6112

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