Wisconsin State Government Program & Policy Analyst - Adv in Dane, Wisconsin

Our Division of Business Management is looking for a data driven Public & Policy Analyst - Advto join their Administrator's Office. This position is located in the Division of Business Management (DBM), which is located at the new Hill Farms State Office Building at 4822 Madison Yards Way in Madison.

WisDOT is a great place to work! We offer amazingbenefits, such as excellent health benefits, ample vacation time, a casual office atmosphere, flexible work schedules, and an exceptional employee assistance program that offers a variety of programs and tools to help promote wellness. Since this position is headquartered out of the Hill Farms State Office Building, it is conveniently located close to the restaurants, shopping, and entertainment of the Hilldale Shopping Center.

Position Summary:

The* Program & Policy Analyst – Adv* position is responsible for conducting research, providing guidance, and offering support to the Division on issues related to the Division’s Performance and Process Improvement Program, Division Goals, and legislative issues. This position serves as a contact for legislative contacts, performance measures, labor analysis, and process improvement in the Division. It also participates in the analyses and resolution of a broad range of performance measure development and implementation issues, including developing performance measure program and policy recommendations, as well as implementing plans.

In addition, this position provides recommendations on policy issues, performance measure selection, performance analysis, labor analysis, and research into best practices on performance measurement and solutions, which integrate with process improvement and quality program efforts for DBM Bureaus.

Special Notes:

Prior to any appointments for position(s) filled from this announcement, candidates may be subject to a comprehensive criminal background check which may include FBI fingerprinting. __

WisDOT does not sponsor work visas. Any appointment made will be contingent on the applicant being able to prove valid status to work in the United States.


Minimally qualified candidates must have the following:

  • Experience developing policy or program information for customers or colleagues (this may include memos, reports, presentations or other written/verbal communication).

  • Experience developing legislative or department policy or written procedures.

  • Experience developing mechanisms for collecting, analyzing, or presenting data.

How To Apply:

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Submitted materials will be evaluated and the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the next step of the selection process. Questions can be directed to Joanna Koehler at joanna.koehler@dot.wi.gov or 608-266-3425.

County(ies): Dane

Type of Employment: Full Time (40 hrs/week)

Salary: This position is in schedule-range 07-03 with a starting salary of $46,738-$65,520 annually, depending on qualifications, plus great benefits. A 12 month probationary period is required. Pay for internal candidates will be in accordance with the State Compensation Plan rules.

Contact: Joanna Koehler, Human Resources Specialist, 608-266-3425, Joanna.Koehler@dot.wi.gov

Bargaining Unit: Non-Represented

Area of Competition: Open

Deadline to Apply: 6/24/2018 The deadline to apply for this position is Sunday, June 24th at 11:59PM.

Assessment Information: 09472 - 421 PROGRAM AND POLICY ANALYST-ADV Preview Assessment

Classification Title: / JAC: PROGRAM AND POLICY ANALYST-ADV 18-01687

Job Working Title: Program & Policy Analyst - Adv