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Durham, NC Job Alert: Level I Engineer – Alta Planning + Design

Level I Engineer (Durham, NC) JOB TITLE:  Engineer (Level I) EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Full Time/Exempt LOCATION: Durham, NC COMPENSATION: Commensurate with experience. This full time, exempt position offers a competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, LTD, Life Insurance, 401(k) with employer match, wellness, bike tune-up, and transit reimbursement.

Boston Internship Alert: Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates

Boston Office Intern Job Listing Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated intern for its Boston office to support the firm’s practice across multiple sectors with a focus on paratransit and transit work.  Nelson\Nygaard’s practice emphasizes creative and innovative transportation planning and community involvement, often within a wider set of goals … Continue reading

DC Job Alert – multiple positions – USDOT – Office of the Secretary of Transportation

The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology (OST-R) seeks multiple Transportation Specialists, Economists, or Statisticians to join our team. OST-R coordinates the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) research programs and is charged with advancing rigorous analysis and the deployment of cross-cutting technologies to improve our Nation’s transportation system.  These positions are located … Continue reading

Public Transportation Innovation Challenge@ APTA’s Annual Meeting & Expo 2014

Have an inventive idea for the public transportation industry? As part of APTA’s breadth of Workforce Development initiatives, we invite forward thinkers to get in front of an audience of public transportation professionals at APTA’s EXPO 2014 and present your innovative idea that offers an “out of the box” solution to complicated public transportation challenges. … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Policy Lead, Transportation – SAFE

SAFE is looking to hire someone to lead their transportation initiatives. This position will cover all of their work on advanced transportation technologies and alternative fuels, automotive efficiency, and emerging innovations like autonomous vehicles. The job consists of research and analysis on industry trends, public policy development, some outreach, and support of their deployment community projects … Continue reading

Nominations sought for 2015 TRB Outstanding Young Member Award

Nomination packages due October 17, 2014. The Transportation Research Board Young Members Council is pleased to announce the 2015 Outstanding Young Member Award. This award was created in 2012 to recognize exceptional young member service to TRB and achievements in transportation research, policy, or practice. The award is sponsored by Stantec, Inc. Details of the … Continue reading

DC/Baltimore Area Event Alert: UMD’s Advanced Transportation Technologies Event – Thursday, August 28

UMD’s upcoming Advanced Transportation Technologies event is taking place in College Park, Md. on the morning of Aug. 28. This event will feature UMD’s first-ever Labor Day weekend traffic forecast (issued by their Center of Advanced Transportation Technology Lab). Even more, each of their three labs will speak to their specific capabilities and major projects, … Continue reading

DC Area Job Alert: Transportation Professional – Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning

Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning (Foursquare ITP) has a job opening for a transportation professional with expertise in program implementation and public outreach. The job title and description will be finalized upon selection, but the successful candidate will be responsible for managing the implementation of a public outreach and education campaign on a major transportation related … Continue reading

YPT-Chicago Happy Hour during APTA’s Multimodal Operations Planning Workshop

YPT-Chicago Happy Hour during APTA’s Multimodal Operations Planning Workshop Join YPT-Chicago members and friends for drinks, networking, and transportation talk on August 12th, while APTA’s 2014 Multimodal Operations Planning Workshop is in Chicago. Attendees of the Workshop are encouraged to attend and connect with YPT-Chicago members and friends and discuss transportation projects/issues in Chicago and throughout … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: Metro North Railroad Superintendent Systems & Programs

Metro North is looking for a Superintendent Systems & Programs to direct all projects and new initiatives for OSD and provide ongoing support/coordination for existing IT systems, platforms and programs. Deadline to apply is August 11th. See Superintendent Systems Programs bulletin for more details.

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