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JOBS, GRANTS, AND RFPS
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-> CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - #MADETOMOVE GRANTS, DEGREE DEODORANT AND BLUE ZONES
The #MadeToMove grant program from Degree Deodorant and Blue Zones is a competitive funding opportunity created to assist communities in advancing active transportation through local project development, implementation and supporting policies. With the ultimate goal of promoting more walkable, bikeable, transit-friendly environments for all ages, incomes and abilities, this funding opportunity will be awarded to 5 mid-sized communities (population between 100,000 and 300,000) in the US. Each community will receive $100,000 plus technical assistance from Blue Zones built environment team.
Deadline: May 31, 2019, http://bit.ly/2VksjtK

-> RFP - TRANSIT AND MICRO-MOBILITY (BIKESHARE, SCOOTER-SHARE, ETC.)
The Transportation Research Board Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) released a request for proposals to identify: the impact of micro-mobility on bus and rail transit ridership, the economic impacts of micro-mobility for the community and the transit agency, the impacts on the built environment (i.e., bike lanes, parking spaces, etc.) of the implementation of micro-mobility, ways to strengthen the relations between micro-mobility and transit to maximize sustainable trip modes.
Deadline: June 25, 2019, http://bit.ly/2VouInd

-> CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE IN CONSERVATION AND OUTDOOR RECREATION, NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
The National Park Service (NPS)– Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance program (RTCA) supports community-led natural resource conservation and outdoor recreation projects. NPS staff share their expertise to help your team turn an idea into reality. (No monetary grants are made.) **The NPS wants to talk with prospective applicants informally before you apply, to explore and develop your project idea and help you make the best of your application. Please let them know by the end of May if you intend to submit an application.
Deadline: June 30, 2019, http://bit.ly/2LKDk85

-> JOB - ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR - OPERATIONS, NACTO'S GLOBAL DESIGNING CITIES INITIATIVE, NEW YORK, NY
The National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) is seeking an Associate Director -Operations for its Global Designing Cities Initiative (GDCI), a program of NACTO that aims to inspire a shift toward safe, sustainable, and healthy cities by reclaiming and transforming streets. The Associate Director - Operations will play a key leadership role, helping to manage a dynamic team of urban planners, designers, and grant staff. They will support and/or lead activities to ensure the organization runs smoothly and that the team delivers on all programs and projects in a timely manner.
Deadline: May 19, 2019, http://bit.ly/2Vczy6U

-> JOB - CITY OF WICHITA, KS TRAFFIC ENGINEER
This is highly technical, professional and administrative work. This employee oversees the Traffic Engineering Section, as part of the Engineering Division and is responsible for applying engineering principles and techniques to the solution of traffic problems. The Traffic Engineer is responsible for setting signal timings for approximately 500 intersections, overseeing ongoing projects to upgrade the traffic signal network, working with field staff to coordinate installation of traffic control devices, oversight of permitted work within rights-of-way, and oversees the streetlight budget.
Deadline: May 30, 2019 by 11:59 pm CT, http://bit.ly/2LSQIau

-> JOB - REGIONAL PLANNER, CENTRAL VIRGINIA PLANNING DISTRICT COMMISSION, LYNCHBURG, VA
The Central Virginia Planning District Commission seeks a Regional Planner who will be assigned to a combination of projects in the areas of bike and pedestrian planning, travel demand management (TDM) and other commuter/multimodal service programs, and environmental planning.
Priority response date: June 11, 2019. Position opened until filled, http://bit.ly/2VeOcuu

-> JOB - DIRECTOR OF DESIGN, NACTO, NEW YORK, NY
The National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) is seeking an expert 'plangineer' with experience and a proven track record designing and implementing people-oriented streets to join our team as a full-time Director of Design. This role will oversee NACTO's street design guidance, trainings, and technical assistance and will report directly to the Executive Director. The ideal candidate will have a deep knowledge of street design practice, including NACTO design guidance; substantive experience working with or for city transportation departments; and excellent people and project management skills.
Deadline: June 17, 2019, http://bit.ly/2VkWiBz

-> JOB - PLANNER II--BICYCLE AND PEDESTRIAN COORDINATOR, KS DOT, TOPEKA, KS
This position serves as the State of Kansas Pedestrian & Bicycle Coordinator at the KS DOT. This position is responsible for managing the state's Transportation Alternatives Program (bicycle and pedestrian projects, Safe Routes to School projects and programs, and recreational trails) and coordinates all efforts related to bicycle and pedestrian matters.
Deadline: Open until filled, http://bit.ly/2LFrFY1

-> JOB - PLANNER, TOOLE DESIGN GROUP, SPARTANBURG, SC
Toole Design Group seeks a Planner to contribute to projects, lead analyses, work directly with clients, represent Toole Design in project and stakeholder meetings, and reinforce their reputation as trusted experts. You will work with other planners, landscape architects, urban designers, and engineers to deliver a variety of exciting projects focused on making places and travel experiences better for everyone, including local, regional, and statewide active transportation plans, Vision Zero plans, corridor studies, wayfinding plans, and Safe Routes to School plans.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2J80Z00

[See the full list of Toole Design Group planner, landscape architect, engineer, proposal coordinator and other job opportunities in various parts of the US: http://bit.ly/30e69gv]

-> JOB - SENIOR ENGINEER, ALTA PLANNING + DESIGN, ST. LOUIS, MO
Alta Planning + Design seeks a Senior Engineer to help creating livable and healthy communities and to work with a dedicated group of bicycle and pedestrian planners and designers who are leaders in the field. This position requires someone who has an understanding of the field of transportation engineering specifically related to non-motorized transportation, the ability to collaborate across discipline boundaries to support the delivery of solutions, which meet client expectations.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/30gzZ43

[See the full list of Alta Planning + Design planning, landscape architecture, engineering, and other job openings in a various parts of the US at: http://bit.ly/30fcCaI]

-> JOB - PROGRAM SPECIALIST - SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOL, TRANSOPTIONS, CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ
TransOptions, northwest New Jersey's Transportation Management Association (TMA), is hiring a Program Specialist to work closely with their Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Coordinator to provide the education and encouragement needed to foster the creation of livable, and safe communities. The Program Specialist works with students, school administrators, faculty, parents and law enforcement officials to create safe and healthy environments for children.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/30buLq3

-> JOB - SENIOR MULTIMODAL TRANSPORTATION PLANNER, MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL, HARRISBURG, PA
Michael Baker International seeks a Multimodal Transportation Planner to lead its multimodal and public transportation planning, policy and finance services delivered to the PA DOT, metropolitan planning organizations, and public transportation authorities throughout PA and beyond. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and delivering a diverse portfolio of technically challenging multimodal transportation projects and supervising technical planning staff.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2LWB3ab

-> JOB -ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION CIVIL ENGINEER, NV5, PHILADELPHIA, PA
NV5 seeks a Civil Engineer/Project Manager with 8 to 12 years of experience designing and managing linear transportation projects. The position is ideally suited for a candidate with experience in both design and project management of civil design involving urban streets, multi-use trails, and other bicycle and pedestrian facilities, but also with experience with roadway or highway design involving PennDOT and/or NJDOT.
Deadline: None provided, http://bit.ly/2LHwP5Q

See also:
-> 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

[Let us know if your firm or organization has a job or RFP to announce or typically has job openings: news@bikewalk.org.]

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