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-> CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: SPIN SPOT: A MULTI-MODAL PARKLET DESIGN COMPETITION
What does a parklet for people look like? Spin and Better Block Foundation are looking for ideas via a competition that challenges you to design and build an on-street prototype that blends the traditional parklet, bike corral, and bus shelter with place-making. Winners for the competition will have the opportunity to showcase their models in Denver for National Parking Day on September 20.
Deadline: July 19, 2019, http://bit.ly/2XzqVVb
-> 2 JOBS, NEW YORK CITY DOT, NY
- TRANSPORTATION SPECIALIST
NYC DOT is seeking to hire a self-motivated and enthusiastic Highway Transportation Specialist for its Pedestrian Projects Group. This is an opportunity to work within a multidisciplinary group of planners, engineers and designers to improve pedestrian safety, increase accessibility and enhance the pedestrian environment through design and advocacy. With latitude for independent judgment, the candidate will be responsible for planning and implementing pedestrian oriented Street Improvement Projects. Chief responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the planning of pedestrian network projects from research, analysis, and developing recommendations to creating presentation, presenting to the public, and coordinating project implementation.
Deadline: July 12, 2019, https://on.nyc.gov/2XB8Gih
- DESIGN INFORMATION SPECIALIST (CAD/BIM/GIS)
The New York City Department of Transportation, Sidewalk and Inspection Management Division, Pedestrian Ramp Program, is seeking a talented technician to join a team of architects, planners and engineers tasked with managing a comprehensive program to install and upgrade pedestrian ramps (curb ramps) throughout New York City.
Deadline: July 18, 2019, https://on.nyc.gov/2Xxbflb
-> JOB - ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION COORDINATOR, CITY OF LAS CRUCES, NM
The City of Las Cruces, NM seeks an Active Transportation Coordinator to plan, organize, coordinate, and manage, programs and activities for active transportation (bicycle, pedestrian, transit linkages) to administer the execution of the Active Transportation Plan and lead various related initiatives.
Deadline: July 22, 2019 by 11:59 pm MT, http://bit.ly/2XvY304
-> JOB - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, WISCONSIN BIKE FED, MADISON, WI
Wisconsin Bike Fed seeks an executive director to provide insight, direction, development and leadership for their mission of bike and pedestrian advocacy, safety education, youth programs and community events around the State of Wisconsin.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/32exBeX
-> JOB - ASSISTANT COORDINATOR – BIKE & PEDESTRIAN PROGRAMS, E-Z RIDE, WOOD-RIDGE, NJ
E-Z Ride seeks an Assistant Coordinator to be responsible to help their Bike & Ped team carry out the grant responsibilities and promote/implement the Safe Routes to School, Highway Traffic Safety, NJ Healthy Communities Network, and Street Smart New Jersey programs. This person will conduct outreach, make presentations, train teachers, and provide technical assistance among other duties.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2I3ibRv
-> 2 JOBS, PROJECT FOR PUBLIC SPACES, NEW YORK, NY
- SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE
Project for Public Spaces seeks a Senior Communications Associate to become a core member of its marketing and communications team. This role is responsible for managing and producing editorial content, and providing writing, editing, and strategic support to the broader organization. The ideal candidate will have proven experience of writing engaging, inspiring, and useful content about public space, urbanism, and community engagement, as well as excellent time-management and organization skills, and a collaborative, supportive personality.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2XCxRRo
- JUNIOR MARKETING ASSOCIATE
Project for Public Spaces seeks a Junior Marketing Associate to become a core member of its marketing and communications team. The Junior Marketing Associate is responsible for managing the organization's social media outlets, promoting services through promotional materials and content marketing, submitting project proposals for public space improvements around the world, and supporting the overall administration of the department. They are looking for an organized and proactive individual with experience in social media and marketing, and a connection to their mission.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2Xz9nZs
-> JOB - ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION LIAISON, OREGON DOT, PORTLAND, OR
The purpose of this position is to serve as the liaison and coordinator for the Active Transportation Program in Region 1. This position plays a key role in the development, consideration, prioritization and selection processes at Region 1 to ensure every Active Transportation project is a sound investment in the future of our transportation infrastructure. This position also works with TriMet and other transit providers, Metro, the Region 1 ACT, other state agencies, advocacy groups, community groups, and other stakeholders as necessary to ensure ODOT interests are considered, to identify opportunities, gas [?], and innovative ways to implement Active Transportation projects, and to resolve issues in a timely, innovative and quality manner.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2Jt4Gwx
-> JOB - MANAGER OF TRAIL RESOURCES, RAILS-TO-TRAILS CONSERVANCY, WASHINGTON, DC
The Manager of Trail Resources will work in close partnership with RTC's Program and Communications teams to produce, manage and disseminate technical data and resources to the trails community at large while also supporting cross-departmental teams in elevating and achieving RTC's organizational goals. This position is responsible for the robust management of: RTC's extensive rail-trail and rail corridor database; federal active transportation funding performance, particularly the Transportation Alternatives Data Exchange; RTC's Trail Expert Network; and engagement with RTC's policy partners online and directly.
Deadline: Open until filled, http://bit.ly/2JokrV7
-> 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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