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-> CALL FOR NEW MEMBERS - TRB WOMEN'S ISSUES IN TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE
The Transportation Research Board Women's Issues in Transportation Committee seeks new members. TRB requires membership rotations every 3 years. The Women's Issues in Transportation (ABE70) rotation will occur this year and they seek new members to fill the vacancies that result from the rotation process. If you are interested in becoming a member of ABE70, email Dawn Hood (email@example.com)
Deadline: January 18, 2019, email Dawn Hood (firstname.lastname@example.org) with the following information:
- Briefly describe your academic and professional expertise, recent research and/or presentations, and past involvement as a Friend of the Women's Issues Committee.
- Briefly describe what you hope to contribute as a member of the committee.
- Attach a 2-page version of your resume describing relevant experience.
-> CALL FOR LETTERS OF INTEREST - SPRING 2019 COMMUNITY GRANT PROGRAM, PEOPLEFORBIKES
PeopleForBikes opened applications for its Spring 2019 Community Grant Program, which provides grant funding for bicycle infrastructure projects and advocacy initiatives. PeopleForBikes will accept grant applications supporting a specific project or program that will make it easier and safer for people of all ages and abilities to ride bicycles. Grant funds will be awarded to nonprofit organizations, city and county entities, or State and Federal agencies working locally. Selected grantees will receive funding of up to $10,000.
Deadline: January 18, 2019, http://bit.ly/2FiFvvq
-> CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - 2019 SAFE SYSTEM INNOVATION GRANTS, ROAD TO ZERO COALITION
The Road to Zero Coalition announced that it is accepting applications for its third annual Safe System Innovation Grants program. Grants will be awarded to selected organizations that demonstrate innovative approaches to increasing roadway safety and elimination preventable roadway deaths. In the application, organizations should explain how their programs will reduce roadway crashes, set a time frame for reaching their goal, outline their method for program evaluation, and detail the organizations' intended public outreach strategy. Grants range from $50,000 to $200,000.
Deadline: January 25, 2019 by 11:59 pm CT, http://bit.ly/2FfcNvJ
-> 4 PAID INTERNSHIPS - CIVIL ENGINEERING INTERN NEW YORK CITY DOT, NY
Internship duties in the Sidewalk/inspection Management Division include: ensure pedestrian ramp upgrades are performed in accordance with the ADA or are accessible, exception forms are created where needed, etc.; recommend alternative treatments and designs as needed due to complex construction obstacles and structures for corners requiring upgrades; and based on engineer review, determine type of contract required to upgrade corner (Standard, Complex, etc.) among others. A baccalaureate degree in civil engineering from an accredited college is required.
Deadline: January 23, 2019, https://on.nyc.gov/2Fh77kB
-> STUDENT ASSISTANT - TRANSPORTATION PLANNING, UNIVERSITY ENTERPRISES, INC., SAN DIEGO, CA
Caltrans seeks a Student Assistant to work under the supervision of the Senior Transportation Planner. The Student Assistant will assist in the performance of the technical duties required by the departmental assignment. The Student Assistant will work with the Multi-Modal Programs Branch and has the opportunity to gain work experience in a variety of tasks that include (but are not limited to) assisting to integrate multi-modal alternatives into transportation projects, analyze data, analyze transportation policy, evaluate traffic data, and evaluate data supplied by consultants. This is a part-time, temporary, non-benefited, student position.
Deadline: January 30, 2019, http://bit.ly/2Fgvsas
-> 4 PAID INTERNSHIPS - HENNEPIN COUNTY TRANSPORTATION PLANNING AND ENGINEERING, MEDINA AND SOUTH MINNEAPOLIS, MN
Public Works Transportation Planning is seeking to fill 4 paid, non-benefit earning Transportation Planning or Engineering Technician Aide Internship opportunities. These positions will start in May for a duration of up to 6 months. Final position start and end dates and work schedules are flexible and will be determined after the candidates have been selected. There is no public transportation to the Public Works Facility in Medina. The responsibilities of each position include but are not limited to working on the Transportation Bicycle & Pedestrian Team; Transportation Analysis Team; or the Transportation Data Collection Team.
Deadline: February 8, 2019 by 11:59 pm CT, http://bit.ly/2FfMYLS
-> PAID INTERNSHIP, TOOLE DESIGN GROUP LLC - DENVER, CO
Are you interested in making places better for walking and biking? Are you curious about how a city decides where to put its bike lanes? How about new pedestrian crossings? If so, Toole Design Group is looking for someone like you to spend time this summer learning about pedestrian and bicyclist planning and design while working on real projects as an Intern. You'll spend 8 to 12 weeks working with planners, engineers, and landscape architects on a variety of projects.
Deadline: March 1, 2019, http://bit.ly/2FkgvDu
-> JOB - TRANSPORTATION DEMAND MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT, CITY OF PORTLAND, OR
The Transportation Demand Management Assistant will support the Programs section within Active Transportation and Safety, working on a variety of outreach and community engagement programs, most significantly the award-winning SmartTrips and Sunday Parkways programs. Duties include coordinating the SmartTrips Production Center activities such as processing, packing and delivering orders for active transportation materials and incentives as requested by residents; delivering SmartTrips materials by bicycle to residential and commercial addresses throughout the city; processing mail-out orders when needed; and assisting in planning, organizing and staffing outreach activities and information campaigns that encourage walking, bicycling, transit use, car sharing and carpooling in Portland among other duties.
Deadline: January 14, 2019 by 11:59 pm PT, http://bit.ly/2FgAaoI
-> JOB - WALK SAN JOSE PROGRAM MANAGER, CALIFORNIA WALKS, SAN JOSE, CA
California Walks seeks a highly organized and motivated person to join their team to build and manage Cal Walks' local policy advocacy and community engagement work in San Jose. This position will lead technical assistance, community engagement, and advocacy efforts to increase funding and improve local and regional transportation policies that further health, equity, and active transportation throughout San Jose. The Walk San Jose Program Manager will also oversee the establishment of this new, local program while simultaneously growing its capacity and sustainability through fundraising and development.
Deadline: January 15, 2019, by 5:00 pm PT, http://bit.ly/1kGO5iX
-> 2 JOBS, HEALTH BY DESIGN, INDIANAPOLIS, IN
Health by Design works at the intersection of the built environment and public health, collaborating across sectors and disciplines to ensure Indiana communities have neighborhoods, public spaces and transportation infrastructure that promote active living for all.
- REACH ACTIVE LIVING COORDINATOR
The REACH Active Living Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating Health by Design's sub-awardee activities as part of the Reaching for a Healthier Marion County partnership, a federally funded initiative of the Marion County Public Health Department, leading efforts to advocate for improved infrastructure so that walking is safe, convenient, and encouraged.
Deadline: January 18, 2019 then, if needed, open until filled, http://bit.ly/2FhkyB3
- WALK & BIKE PROGRAM COORDINATOR/MANAGER
The Walk & Bike Program Coordinator/Manager will have shared responsibility for the ongoing development, management, administration and evaluation of Health by Design's walking, biking, transit and land use initiatives. The Walk & Bike Program Coordinator/Manager will work primarily within the City of Indianapolis/Marion County, with a focus on safety, access and connectivity. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Safe Routes to School, Parks and Transit activities; implementation of the pedestrian master plan; first-mile, last-mile connections to transit; Complete Streets implementation; Americans with Disabilities Act planning, compliance and implementation; pedestrian and bicycle crash analysis and interventions; sustainability and resiliency planning; and community outreach, engagement and education activities.
Deadline: January 25, 2019 then, if needed, open until filled., http://bit.ly/2FgkAJt
-> JOB - MULTIMODAL TRANSPORTATION PLANNER, BOULDER COUNTY, CO
This position will work on program management and project implementation of large-scale, multiagency projects with particular focus on regional transit corridors and implementation of the regional Bus Rapid Transit system in Boulder County. Projects may also cover disciplines in bicycle, pedestrian, transportation demand management (TDM) and emerging transportation technologies.
Deadline: January 27, 2019 by 12:14 pm MT, http://bit.ly/2F56Pxb
-> JOB - ASSISTANT ENGINEER (TRANSPORTATION), CITY & COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Under general supervision and as part of a team of transportation engineers and planners, the Assistant Engineer applies engineering principles and practices to transportation engineering problems to design and deliver high-priority bicycle and pedestrian safety projects that support San Francisco's Transit First and Vision Zero goals, including performing engineering work in the field and office following established engineering methods and procedures. This position completes tasks in support of the Safe Streets Project in the SFMTA's Livable Streets Subdivision.
Deadline: January 28, 2019 by 5:00 pm PT, http://bit.ly/2FhuDy9
-> JOB - BIKE EDUCATION MANAGER, SAN FRANCISCO (CA) BICYCLE COALITION, CA
The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition is seeking a motivated, committed and organized Bicycle Education Manager. This position will collaborate with a dynamic Programs Department focused on youth and family biking, adult bicycle education, community bike builds and valet bicycle parking. The Bicycle Education Manager will manage their growing bicycle education program and oversee fulfillment of education contracts with the SF Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) and bike share companies, as well as seeking additional opportunities to present high-quality, culturally competent bike education throughout the city.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2F4vvpH
-> JOB - DIRECTOR OF TRANSPORTATION & PARKING SERVICES, PORTLAND (OR) STATE UNIVERSITY
The Director of Transportation and Parking Services provides leadership, expertise, and management, and serves as an advocate for accessible, sustainable, and efficient transportation options. The Director is responsible for managing nearly 4,000 parking spaces in 14 locations, parking demand, permitting of vehicles, enforcement and maintenance of facilities, and oversees a variety of transportation programs including a bicycle shop, bicycle parking, subsidized transit programs, car sharing and car pooling programs, and robust transportation demand management programs.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2FgCpYi
-> JOB - 21ST CENTURY TRANSPORTATION ADVOCATE, U.S. PUBLIC INTEREST RESEARCH GROUP, WASHINGTON, DC
U.S. PIRG is hiring a Transportation Advocate for their national 21st Century Transportation program. They're looking for an experienced political advocate who will be responsible for media outreach, organizing, developing staff, influencing stakeholders, building coalitions and fundraising. They're hiring a Transportation Advocate to help lead their national campaign to advocate against spending so many public dollars on unnecessary highway expansion and to advocate for better public transit, biking and walking infrastructure, and repairing the roads we already have. Americans want more transportation choices.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2PED3AM
-> 3 JOBS, RAILS-TO-TRAILS CONSERVANCY
- DIRECTOR OF TRAILNATION PROJECTS, WASHINGTON, DC/BALTIMORE
The Director of TrailNation Projects is a new position that will support the Vice President of Trail Development in managing RTC's Trail Development Team and implementing RTC's growing TrailNation project portfolio. TrailNation is RTC's innovative program to catalyze the rapid development of regional trail and active transportation networks, from concept to implementation, across 8 cities and regions.
Deadline: Open until filled, http://bit.ly/2C6NVn2
- DEVELOPMENT DATA MANAGER, WASHINGTON, DC
This position will oversee data management related to RTC's fundraising and membership programs. This includes managing the organization's two primary databases as well as working with development staff, members and outside vendors to ensure data integrity and accuracy. The position will play a lead role in ensuring systems related to data entry, donor information, customer service and reporting are as effective and efficient as possible.
Deadline: Open until filled, http://bit.ly/2FfXiTZ
- TRAILLINK.COM SEO SPECIALIST,WASHINGTON, DC
The TrailLink.com SEO Specialist works as an integral part of the TrailLink team to implement content marketing strategy and scale our unique online audience. This includes: identifying new keywords and content through competitive analysis; optimizing authority, trust and relevance for existing content; implementing link-building strategies; performing content syndication outreach with media partners and online influencers; and managing outsourced copywriters.
Deadline: Open until filled, http://bit.ly/2FfXnXN
-> TRB ANNUAL MEETING CAREERS IN MOTION NETWORKING FAIR
The Transportation Research Board announced its annual Careers in Motion Networking Fair will take place on January 13, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 pm ET during the 2019 TRB Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. The event provides an opportunity for prospective employers from a wide range of sectors and modes to meet with transportation professionals interested in working for their organizations. TRB is seeking employers to feature their organizations at the event. http://bit.ly/2RV0YNA
-> TRB CAREERS IN MOTION JOB CENTER
The Transportation Research Board offers an online Careers in Motion Job Center to support the broader transportation industry's impending challenges around attracting and retaining its professional workforce. Create an account to view professional transportation jobs from multiple employers and disciplines around the world or post a resume.
Deadline: NA, http://bit.ly/2A5sQWQ
-> 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
-> Toole Design Group, http://bit.ly/1k7DPRg
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