Unitrans: Planning Assistant

Contact Information

Name: Catherine Nicoloff

Phone: 530-754-6456

Email: planningmanager@unitrans.com

You can visit the Unitrans website to learn more about them.


Payrate: $8.75/hr

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: Yes

Resume Required: Yes

Options: n/a


Hours per Week: 5-10 hrs/week

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Indefinite


Job Number: 0009-0682-2014

Last Date to Apply: May 22, 2014


Planning Assistant.


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1. To attend regular Unitrans Planning meetings and occasional public meetings not during business hours.
2. To do data collection as directed by supervisor and to suggest data that may be useful to route planning and scheduling decisions.
3. To offer input to the Planning Supervisor, Operations Manager, and AGM for Administration on changes to Unitrans routes and times.
4. Must submit bi-weekly written reports to Planing Supervisor regarding data collection and analysis activities.


1. Must have well-developed knowledge of current Unitrans routes and schedule (knowledge may be obtained by bus riding and/or driving)
2. Must have well-developed knowledge of Davis roads and traffic patterns.
3. Good quantitative analysis.
4. Experience with spreadsheets and databases would be useful.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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