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Austin Job Alert: TTI – Assistant/Associate Research Scientist/Engineer Assistant/Associate Research Scientist/Engineer (000942) NOV Number: 000942 Job Title: Assistant/Associate Research Scientist/Engineer Number of Openings: 1 Job Type (Employment Type): Budgeted Country: United States State/Province: Texas City: Austin Salary Interval: Per Month Job Schedule: Full Time Job Category: Research Career Level: Research Professional Staff Level of Education: Masters Degree Years of Experience: 5 Position … Continue reading

Baltimore Job Alert: MDOT – Grants Administrator

More info HERE Job Title: Grants Administrator Opening Date/Time: Mon. 02/24/14 12:00 AM Eastern Time Closing Date/Time: Mon. 03/10/14 11:59 PM Eastern Time Salary: $45,938.00 – $73,541.00 Annually Job Type: Full Time Location: Baltimore City Department: Maryland Transit Administration GRANTS ADMINISTRATOR ADMINISTRATOR II (2587) CAREER SERVICE **Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply** This is a … Continue reading

Boston Internship Alert: Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates – Intern – Public Transit Planning

Intern – Public Transit Planning (Full-Time; 6 to 12 months duration) Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent and motivated intern for its Boston office primarily to support the firm’s practice in public transit service planning. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person to become involved in Nelson\Nygaard’s Transit Planning practice, … Continue reading

DC Event Alert: March 4 – APTA Transportation Tuesday

The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) is pleased to invite you to the March 4, 2014 re-launch of its Transportation Tuesday programs.  The March 4 program will feature a senior Administration official.   Being reviewed will be key elements of the Obama Administration’s FY 2015 budget proposal, which is to be unveiled earlier that day. The program will … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Amtrak – Director, Route Planning & Forecasting

The Director, Route Planning & Forecasting is a new position within the Amtrak Finance Department’s Business Line Planning & Strategy group. To apply, those interested should go to, or use the following link to Amtrak’s employment portal: and select Finance within the Functional Area box, and then click Start at the bottom of … Continue reading


EXAMINATION OPEN TO THE PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SUPERVISING PLANNER ANNUAL   SALARY:  $80,735 – $112,988 SALARY GROUP:  ES 28 APPLICATION  CLOSING DATE:  MARCH 7, 2014 EXAM NO:  140230OCMC             SPECIAL APPLICATION AND EXAMINATION INSTRUCTIONS APPEAR BELOW     PURPOSE OF CLASS:  In the Department of Transportation this class is accountable for supervising an operating unit … Continue reading

AirSage Pass Deadline – 1 Week Away!!

Did you know AirSage awards quarterly scholarships for individuals with the drive to further develop their career through training, conferences, seminars, or other methods of advancement? The AirSage PASS: Professional Advancement & Success Scholarship is exclusively for YPT members. The deadline is fast approaching. Be sure to submit your application by 5PM ET on March 7, … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Transportation for America – Program Associate Transportation for America (T4America) — a program of Smart Growth America — seeks a personable, detail-oriented and customer-service oriented individual to serve as a Program Associate and assist in the planning and development of the organization’s events and meetings, assist with several of the organization’s key projects, as well as communicate with members, non-members … Continue reading

Save the Date! April 12-13, 2014 Atlanta, GA: TransportationCamp South & Govathon

Save the date everyone! TransportationCamp South & Govathon is coming to Atlanta, GA! Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 8:30 AM – Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 4:00 PM Atlanta, GA Get your tickets early!

DC Area Job Alert: Fairfax County Department of Transportation – SECTION CHIEF (Transportation Planner V)

SECTION CHIEF  (Transportation Planner V) Fairfax County Department of Transportation Job # 14-0270 $73,825 to $123,042  (Grade S31)   Seeking an experienced manager with a proven track record of successfully managing a medium-to-large public county transit service division. Fairfax County provides a locally owned and controlled fixed-route/fixed schedule bus transit system called Fairfax Connector (Connector), … Continue reading

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Let's highlight another part of the #transportation industry - passenger aviation - that so many of us rely on for business travel and personal adventures. How many #young #professionals do we have in the #aviation sector? #transport #adventure #cloudy☁️ @bwi_airport 🎶Rivers and roads, rivers and roads. Rivers til I reach you.🎶 @chesapeakeandohiocanal #bikes #canals #transportation #throwback #travel #adventure Choo choo. #modeltrain display at Norfolk Southern. #trains #transportation #model #hobbies YPT Austin was instrumental in supporting the Greenroads Boot Camp hosted by CTRMA in Austin.  Increase your sustainability street cred, and learn more about Greenroads International, one of our Silver Sponsors! #transportation #sustainability #green #transit #engineering #thankful The #Alaska #Railroad’s main line stretches 470 miles from Seward to #Fairbanks, #connecting communities all along Southcentral and Interior Alaska. The main line was completed in 1923 after 9 years of construction; President Warren G. Harding traveled to Alaska for the occasion and personally drove in the Golden Spike to finish the job. In 1943, the Railroad completed a 12-mile spur to the tiny port town of Whittier. In total, the Alaska Railroad provides regularly scheduled passenger service along 482 miles of track – an expanse greater than the distance between #Boston and #Washington, D.C. #friday #trains #transportation Check this amazing #sunset shot, shared by our equally amazing Director of Chapter Development @wbybanana. What a picture. Wow. #atlanta @yptatlanta #trains #westside #scenery