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Nashville Job Alert: Transportation Program Monitors at TDOT

Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is looking to fill five entry-level positions in downtown Nashville in the Local Programs Development Office. These positions manage and administer State and Federal grants. Preferred candidates have excellent communication skills, are proactive, can multitask, and can easily understand State and federal regulations. Ideal candidates have a business, communications or political science … Continue reading

College Station Job Alert: Assistant/Associate Research Scientist – http://bit.ly/1IjFtx4

The Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) seeks to hire a special individual to take a leadership role in the Infrastructure Investment Analysis program and, thereby, a leadership role in developing innovative transportation funding solutions. The Infrastructure Investment Analysis (IIA) program within TTI is just one year old but has already become the preeminent source of … Continue reading

Dallas Job Alert: Assistant Traffic Engineer

The North Texas Tollway Authority is currently hiring for an Assistant Traffic Engineer.  The position only requires an EIT (in 6 months) and no experience.  This is perfect for a new graduate if you happen to know someone looking for a job.  Here is the link to our website, https://www.ntta.org/whoweare/employment/Pages/Curren-Open.aspx  if you click “view all … Continue reading

Houston Job Alert: Multiple job openings

Gunda Corporation is currently seeking candidates for several positions, including a Senior Engineer, Senior Proposal Coordinator, Inspector, Construction Manager, and Student Intern in Houston, TX. For full position descriptions and information for applying, please visist http://gundacorp.com/about-us/careers/ or contact YPT Programs VC Catie Reid at ypthouston@gmail.com.

Houston Job Alert: Multiple position openings in Houston, TX

Jones & Carter, Inc. is currently seeking to fill several positions in Houston, TX. For information on applying, visithttp://bit.ly/1GDGxfW. Contact YPT Houston Membership VC Adriana Terán for more information at ypthouston@gmail.com

DC Job Alert: Program Officer at TRB

Program Officer, Studies and Special Programs, Transportation Research Board in Washington at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Description: TRB is one of six major divisions of the National Research Council— a private, nonprofit institution that is the principal operating agency of the National Academies in providing services to the government, the public, and the scientific … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: DDOT Stormwater GI Team

The DC Department of Transportation (DDOT) Stormwater Green Infrastructure (GI) Team is growing, and they are looking for qualified civil engineers, environmental engineers, and landscape architects to join our team. DDOT currently has a mid-level engineer position open for applications until April 29, 2015. In the coming months, they will have several positions open at … Continue reading

Tallahassee Job Alert: Transportation Planner

The Transportation Safety Planner – based in Tallahassee, Florida – will perform technical work under the general supervision of a Project Manager primarily on assignments which provide technical support and assistance to the Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) Safe Mobility for Life program. This technical assistance includes performing duties as assigned by the program’s manager … Continue reading

New York City Event: “Transportation Research in NYC” with Dr. Candace Brakewood – April 28

This Tuesday, April 28, YPT-NYC will be hosting Dr. Candace Brakewood for a discussion of the field of transportation research in New York City. What are the hot topics and research priorities in public transportation in New York City today? How can researchers, practitioners, and policy-makers interact to facilitate innovation in transportation?  Dr. Candace Brakewood from … Continue reading

Pasadena Job Alert: Assoc. Transportation Engineer

Associate Transportation Engineer in Pasadena’s Complete Streets Division The ideal candidate possess excellent analytical and technical skills and has the ability to prepare and present high-level  written concepts and reports. Essential Functions: Under general supervision, this position performs a variety of professional tasks in Transportation  Engineering work related but not limited to complete streets, traffic operations, capital improvement project … Continue reading

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