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-> CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: AARP 2019 COMMUNITY CHALLENGE GRANTS PROGRAM
AARP is accepting applications through for its 2019 Community Challenge Grants Program, which provides grants to selected community-based, "quick-action" projects related to transportation, smart cities, public spaces, and housing. The program is open to nonprofits and government entities, and other types of organizations will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Community Challenge grants may support permanent physical improvements in the community, temporary demonstrations that will spur long-term change, and new, innovative programs or services. All activities must be completed by November 4, 2019.
Deadline: April 17, 2019, http://bit.ly/2THlQgA
-> CALL FOR NOMINATIONS - HUBSMITH SAFE ROUTES CHAMPION AWARD
In 2019, the Hubsmith Safe Routes Champion Award will be presented to an individual who has made extraordinary efforts and contributions to advancing equity and inclusion through Safe Routes to School and active transportation. The Hubsmith Safe Routes Champion awardee will receive conference registration, travel, hotel accommodations, and recognition during the 2019 Safe Routes to School National Conference.
Deadline: April 30, 2019, http://bit.ly/2W5x5MC
-> CALL FOR PLACESFORBIKES WORKSHOP PARTNERS
Host A 2020 PlacesForBikes Workshop (http://bit.ly/2TVsG11) in your city/region. PlacesForBikes is looking for partners working to make biking better and would love to organize one of these events near you. These helpful, inspirational single-day training events are for city leaders working to improve bicycling in their communities. Each workshop will feature inspiring speakers, panel discussions, group conversations, and peer-to-peer networking. Their goal is to help develop local action plans that accelerate progress for biking. Send an email to email@example.com to request a PlacesForBikes Workshop in your area. (Six workshops are already planned for 2019)
-> JOB - PROGRAM SPECIALIST II - VULNERABLE ROADWAY USERS PROGRAM, STATE OF UTAH, SALT LAKE CITY, UT
This position serves as a specialist with responsibility for planning an implementing specific areas of the statewide pedestrian, motorcycle and bicycle safety program, as well as other traffic safety areas, under the direction of the State's Occupant Protection Program Manager. This incumbent represents the Highway Safety Office at the local and State levels, and serves as an expert and technical advisor on matters that affect vulnerable roadway users. This position also manages and evaluates select grants with State and local agencies.
Deadline: March 24, 2019 by 11:59 pm MT, http://bit.ly/2TXTyh2
-> JOB - ASSOCIATE PLANNER, CITY OF SEATTLE, WA
The Seattle Department of Transportation's (SDOT) Project Development division is seeking qualified candidates for the Associate Transportation Planner position. This position identifies transportation patterns and problems, creates models, collects and analyzes crash and safety data, identifies and evaluates solution alternatives, develops recommendations, and writes reports to present findings. This position is housed within the Vision Zero program and staff will be responsible for assisting and delivering Seattle's Speed Limit Evaluation and Implementation program. This position is long-term temporary employment.
Deadline: March 26, 2019 by 4:00 pm PT, http://bit.ly/2TWhGjZ
-> JOB - TRANSPORTATION PLANNER - COMPLETE STREETS, CITY OF PENSACOLA, FL
This is a highly responsible, professional design and implementation position will provide oversight and facilitate development of the Complete Streets Program. This employee will function as the City's expert in Complete Streets Transportation planning and implementation for assets such as multi-modal transportation, street safety, lighting, parking, streetscapes, urban design and special programs.
Deadline: March 29, 2019 by 11:59 pm CT, http://bit.ly/2Jnr6Rz
-> JOB - RIDESHARE/TDM PROGRAM COORDINATOR, CITY OF MADISON, WI
The Rideshare/TDM Program Coordinator is responsible for carrying out the day-to-day management of the Rideshare Etc. Program, which promotes alternatives to driving alone. The program serves commuters in a 48-county area of central and southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. The goal of the program is to reduce congestion and pollution and to help provide commuters travel options and personal transportation cost savings. This position also supports the urban and regional transportation planning work of the Regional Transportation Planning Services Section of the City's Planning Division, which staffs the Madison Area Transportation Planning Board (MATPB) - A Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). The work involves direct contacts with potential program participants and working with regional employers and state and local agency staff involved in transportation demand management (TDM)/ridesharing promotion activities and programs. The work also involves development and implementation of marketing and public outreach activities to promote commute options. Other responsibilities include providing assistance to other MPO staff in the preparation of regional transportation plans and studies.
Deadline: April 1, 2019 by 11:59 pm CT, http://bit.ly/2TUxl3A
-> JOB - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR/CEO, BIKE SANTA CRUZ COUNTY, CA
Bike Santa Cruz County seeks a visionary Executive Director with the ability to increase their impact and expand their reach as they strive to make Santa Cruz an even better county for bicycling. The ED will help Bike Santa Cruz County achieve its goals and administer its programs; inspire, support, and oversee staff; and further develop its membership base and its relationships within the broader community.
Deadline: Open until filled, http://bit.ly/2U2NBzg
-> JOB - ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION/VISION ZERO PLANNER, CITY OF BOSTON, MA
The Boston Transportation Department (BTD) is seeking a highly motivated Vision Zero/Active Transportation Planner to work on projects that will realize the City's vision to create streets and public spaces that are vibrant, multi-modal, resilient, and technologically advanced. The selected individual will work to lower the number of fatal and serious crashes on Boston's roadways and increase the number of people bicycling and walking in the City.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2JllxDc
-> JOB - TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM COORDINATOR, CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, MONTEREY BAY, CA
Under the general supervision of the Parking Services Manager, the Transportation Program Coordinator facilitates and implements campus transportation goals, develops and oversees alternate transportation programs and services in a manner that supports sustainability goals, and provides oversight for the related practices, processes, planning and service administration. The incumbent will work closely with other campus departments, student organizations, community partners, and contractors to develop and promote transportation programs; and also facilitate grant writing related to alternate transportation programs and sustainable transportation, manage on-going marketing and promotions, and participate in the President's Sustainability Committee.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2U2MGPk
-> JOB - COMMUNITY ORGANIZER, CASCADE BICYCLE CLUB - SEATTLE, WA
The Cascade Bicycle Club seeks an energetic, strategic, and experienced organizer to recruit, train, mobilize, and steward Cascade's diverse community of volunteer activists. We seek someone with interpersonal skills that help volunteers feel respected and appreciated as well as an understanding of the power of contact data management in community engagement. The Community Organizer leads outreach and engagement activities to further the statewide advocacy efforts for Cascade Bicycle Club and Washington Bikes. Approximately 70% of this job is responsible to Cascade and 30% is responsible to Washington Bikes.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2U37A16
-> 2 JOBS, MARIN COUNTY, CA BICYCLE COALITION
- PEDESTRIAN & BICYCLE SAFETY EDUCATION LEAD INSTRUCTOR
Marin's nationally-acclaimed Safe Routes to Schools' (SR2S) Lead Instructor is responsible for teaching 10,000 1st - 8th grade students across 50 schools each year. The Lead Instructor is central to the program's continued success and innovation. This position calls for a seasoned educational professional who is passionate about improving children's health and quality of life through walking and biking to school. To do that, the Lead Instructor must exude personal enthusiasm, instill confidence in students and teach the skills necessary to walk and bike safely, toward preparing them for a lifetime of healthy transportation choices.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2xvytgF
- BICYCLE SAFETY EDUCATION ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR
Marin County Safe Routes to Schools is seeking a dynamic and passionate instructor to teach elementary and middle school students bicycle & pedestrian safety education in schools throughout Marin County. Events are generally scheduled between October through May, with the busiest times in October and April. This position is perfect for someone looking for supplementary work/income, as hours are not consistent or guaranteed. Bilingual in English and Spanish is desired. The majority of time will be spent working in the field at school sites.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2TXDPyq
-> American Planning Association Jobs Online, http://bit.ly/2BmNvFi
-> Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals Career Center: http://bit.ly/1DhwE41 (members only)
-> Alta Planning + Design, http://bit.ly/1jbgjF9
-> NACTO Careers, http://bit.ly/13VnUBl
-> Lime, http://bit.ly/2Iptxmk
-> Toole Design Group, http://bit.ly/1k7DPRg
-> TRB Careers in Motion Job Center, http://bit.ly/2A5sQWQ
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