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JOBS, GRANTS, AND RFPS
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-> RFP - REGIONAL BIKESHARE PROGRAM, BLACKSBURG, VA
This Request for Proposal is for a contractor to provide a regional bike share program for the towns of Blacksburg and Christiansburg, VA, portion of Montgomery County, and the Virginia Tech Campus. The successful offerer will develop a detailed implementation plan; supply bikes, stations, and other infrastructure; provide hardware and software; market the program, solicit memberships and sponsorships; communicate with customers; and manage day-to-day activities.
Deadline: April 12, 2017 by 1 pm ET, http://bit.ly/2n6WPK3

-> CALL FOR NOMINATIONS - LANDMARK BEHAVIOR CHANGE CASE STUDIES
Tools of Change designation as a Landmark case study recognizes behavior change / social marketing approaches and programs considered to be among the most successful in the world. The designated programs gain exposure, credibility and free, on-line program case study materials, which can make it easier for them to maintain or increase program funding. Each designated approach / program is featured in a case study webinar.
Deadline: June 5, 2017, http://bit.ly/2nEepGv

-> JOB - TRANSPORTATION SAFETY PROGRAM SPECIALIST, CITY OF PORTLAND, OR
The Portland Bureau of Transportation is hiring a Transportation Safety Program Specialist to focus on the coordination and management of small capital projects and operational improvements that support the Vision Zero and Safe Routes to school programs.
Deadline: March 27, 2017 by 4:30 pm PT, http://bit.ly/2nRr6L0

-> JOB - PLANNER II/SENIOR PLANNER, ORANGE COUNTY, FL
Orange County Transportation Planning Division has an immediate opening for a Planner II/Senior Planner. The Planner II will lead the County's Pedestrian/Bicycle Safety Action Plan project and review of the County's resurfacing program to enhance pedestrian/bicycle facilities, as well as contribute to comprehensive planning, multimodal corridor planning, Complete Streets, and pedestrian safety projects. (Details provided by Alissa Barber Torres, PhD, AICP, CLTD, Chief Planner, Orange County Transportation Planning Division.)
Deadline: March 29, 2017, http://bit.ly/2ni5Pwz

-> JOB - ENGINEER I, CITY OF COLUMBUS, OH
The selected candidate will serve as a Traffic Engineer within the Division of Traffic Management. This position will perform traffic studies that focus on safety and pedestrian issues. The position will also review various traffic studies, which may include interchange studies, safety studies, preliminary engineering studies, and other general traffic studies.
Deadline: March 29, 2017 by 11:59 pm ET, http://bit.ly/2nLdvoa

-> JOB - PROJECT LEADER, ENGINEERING; CITY OF MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO, CANADA
The City of Mississauga's Community Services Department is seeking a passionate and qualified individual to lead the efforts to manage the existing off-road trail network and continue the long term plans to implement new off-road trails, on an 18-month contract.
Deadline: March 30, 2017, http://bit.ly/2nH901k

-> JOB - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, GEORGIA BIKES, GA LOCATION FLEXIBLE
Georgia Bikes, the statewide bicycle advocacy organization in Georgia with a mission to unite people and organizations to improve bicycling conditions and promote equitable bicycling throughout the state, seeks new full-time Executive Director. The Executive Director is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the organization. Preferred candidates will be experienced with a wide range of leadership skills.
Deadline: March 31, 2017 by 5:00 pm ET, http://bit.ly/2nRtYHM

-> JOB - TRANSPORTATION PLANNING ANALYST, HENNEPIN COUNTY IN MEDINA, MN
The Transportation Planning Analyst position offers opportunities for substantial professional and technical growth and provides technical support to Transportation Planning staff. The position functions under limited supervision, reporting to the Division's Senior Professional Engineer. This person will assist in the key areas of developing Geographic Information Systems maps displaying information relating to the Capital Improvement Program, crash data, traffic data, intersection and roadway segment inventories, speed limits and the 2040 Transportation Systems Plan.
Deadline: April 5, 2017 by 5:00 pm CT, http://bit.ly/2nLjfi6

-> JOB - BICYCLE TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER (SR. ENGINEER), CITY OF DALLAS, TX
This Bicycle Transportation Engineer position within the Planning and Urban Design Department is responsible for implementing the 2011 Dallas Bike Plan which may include managing/coordinating City and multi-agency (TxDOT, Dallas County and DART) transportation projects which include on-street bicycle facilities and multi-use trail(hike and bike) projects. This position is responsible for designing on-street bicycle facilities, and ensuring the City's transportation needs and City's construction requirements are met during the planning, design and construction of City and multi-agency transportation projects that include bicycle transportation related elements.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2nLhkdl

-> JOB - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, THE STREET TRUST, PORTLAND, OR
The Street Trust (formerly the Bicycle Transportation Alliance) seeks an Executive Director to work closely with a committed Board of Directors, dedicated staff and key stakeholders to advance and expand the organization's mission to include all modes of active transportation. The Executive Director will provide strategic leadership, ensure the development and delivery of innovative programs, and guide the advocacy efforts of our new 501(c)(4), among other duties.
Deadline: Open until filled. Applications reviewed on a rolling basis, http://bit.ly/2nR4IBh

-> JOB - PROJECT MANAGER - TRANSPORTATION (LONG-TERM TEMP), CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
This Project Manager, with the Neighborhood Development Services Department, will assist the Urban Construction Initiative Program Coordinator with a number of state and federally grant funded transportation projects. This position manages projects of substantial cost, scope, and complexity to include but not limited to state and federally funded transportation projects that involve multi-modal elements like bike facilities, new pedestrian access and safety features as well as vehicular capacity improvements.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2nLvPxG

See also:
-> Alliance for Biking and Walking Job Board, http://bit.ly/1IQlOaf
-> American Planning Association Jobs Online, http://bit.ly/1FUbQ3U
-> Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals Career Center: http://bit.ly/1DhwE41
-> Alta Planning + Design, http://bit.ly/1jbgjF9
-> Burgess & Niple, http://bit.ly/1DWNrf3
-> NACTO Careers, http://bit.ly/13VnUBl
-> Sam Schwartz Engineering, http://bit.ly/PsktvP
-> Toole Design Group, http://bit.ly/1k7DPRg

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