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Austin Job Alert: City of Austin, Transportation Dept – Arterial Management Div Positions

Click here for more info. Austin is a great place to live and an even better place to work.  We have an outstanding opportunity available for a recent graduate to join the team operating Austin’s arterial streets (Austin Transportation Department, Arterial Management Division).  You will plan, organize, and implement signal and transportation engineering solutions that … Continue reading

Baltimore Job Alert: Baltimore City Dept of Transportation – Chief, Traffic Division

Are you a smart, capable, and progressive traffic engineer (read: committed to designing streets for safe and comfortable movement for ALL road users, not just cars and trucks)? Then apply to be the next Chief of Baltimore City DOT’s Traffic Division!

DC EVENT ALERT: April 8 – APTA TRANSPORTATION TUESDAY

The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) is pleased to invite you to the April 8, 2014 Transportation Tuesday program, featuring Thomas Littleton Associate Administrator for Safety and Oversight for the Federal Transit Administration.  Associate Administrator Littleton will speak on the topic Partnering for Safety:  The Development of FTA’s New Safety Office and Safety Role.  He will talk about thechallenges of establishing this new program, the … Continue reading

Baltimore Job Alert: MDOT – Assistant Manager, Capital Programming

More details here. SALARY: $55,630.00 – $89,320.00 Annually OPENING DATE: 03/25/14 CLOSING DATE: 04/08/14 11:59 PM DESCRIPTION: Assistant Manager, Capital Programming Program Manager II (5477) Executive Service This position serves at the pleasure of the Appointing Authority. The Assistant Manager of Capital Programming assists in the development and management of the Maryland Transit Administration’s 6-year … Continue reading

Paid Internship Alert: MTA-NYCT, Department of Subways, Capital Programs

MTA-NYCT, Department of Subways, Capital Programs is hiring an intern interested in helping with tasks related to strategies and research. New York City Transit Internship Project Information: Project Number: DOS-505-CA Department: Department of Subways Division: SVP-Capital Programs Work Location/Room Number: 2 Broadway, New York, NY Title of Intern Position: Analyst Support Aide Major(s) Preferred: Planning, Public … Continue reading

Job Alert: New Haven, CT, Traffic Project Engineer

TRAFFIC PROJECT ENGINEERDEPARTMENT: TRANSPORTATION, TRAFFIC & PARKINGSALARY: MINIMUM $58,391 ANNUALIZED…REMOVAL DATE: APRIL 4, 2014 NATURE OF WORK:This is professional work in traffic and transportation engineering. Under the general direction of the Director, employee has charge of preparing plans and recommendations for traffic improvements with the City of New Haven. At this time, the position is … Continue reading

DC Area Fellowship Alert: Northern Virginia Transportation Commission

Transit Fellowship with the NVTC Want a chance to work on transit issues in one of the most innovative and dynamic multimodal regions in the country? The NVTC is accepting applications for its first group of Transit Fellows. This fellowship is designed to provide a professional development opportunity for mid-career transportation specialists as well as … Continue reading

Fellowship Alert – Transportation For America

Transportation for America has a great fellowship opportunity that’s perfect for a strong writer and communicator who’s passionate about transportation and/or planning issues at the federal, state and local level. Either a planning or journalism background/education will help you tremendously.  They’re looking for someone first and foremost that can write clearly and directly about complicated … Continue reading

DC Mentor/Mentee Opportunity – apps due 3/28

Women in Transportation’s DC chapter is preparing for its 2014 mentoring program. The mentoring program pairs young professional women in transit with mid-level to senior professionals to support personal and professional growth and development. Mentors and mentees meet once a month and there are events about every other month. The program begins in April and runs … Continue reading

Women in Transportation Fellowship

Carnegie Mellon’s Heinz College is offering a fellowship for women in transportation. It is a two year tuition-free fellowship for a woman applying to the Heinz College.  More info here.

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