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Salary: $25.39 - $30.85
Posted: 10/03/2012

Job Description:

Limited Term Intermittent Position


The Air Resources Board (ARB) Office of Legislative Affairs is seeking an Associate Governmental Program Analyst to provide analytical support on legislation related to cutting-edge air quality and climate change programs. Under the administrative direction of the Legislative Director and Chief of Staff, the AGPA will: (a) provide strong analytical and policy expertise in support of the Board's legislative program; (b) develop and write analyses for legislation related to ARB's air quality and climate change programs with recommendations for Governor action to the Board Chairman, Secretary of Cal/EPA, and the Governor's Office; (c) provide staff support for Board submittal of mandated reports to the California Legislature; (d) support Board member legislative confirmations; and (e) facilitate exchange of scientific and technical information related to air quality and climate change programs between the Board and the Legislature.


Strong writing and analytical skills, an ability to translate complex technical issues into layperson's terms, and knowledge of air quality and climate change programs, including AB 32, fuels, advanced vehicle technologies, energy efficiency, and emission inventories. In addition, a successful applicant should be be team-oriented, possess a sense of personal initiative, demonstrate discretion with confidential information, and be able to work independently and meet firm deadlines. Knowledge of the legislative process is desirable but not necessary. Please provide list eligibility on your application. Please provide a writing sample with your application. Electronic submittal of applications will not be accepted. If you are not a current of former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility.

Applicants will be screened and only the most qualified candidates will be interviewed. Appointments may be subject to SROA/Surplus restrictions. Surplus applicants must attach a copy of their surplus letter with a State application (STD 678). On page 1 of the State Application you must clearly indicate the basis of your eligibility, list, transfer, SROA, surplus, re-employment, or reinstatement. In addition, all applicants must include documentation verifying their educational background: copies of degree(s) and/or transcripts to be considered a qualified applicant for this classification.

Additional Information:
Working Title Position Number
Associate Governmental Program Analyst 673 - 020 - 5393 - XXX
Location County
Timebase Tenure
Intermittent Limited Term   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
Chairman's Office
1001 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Robin Neese