Please help welcome the new YPT 2014-2015 International Board of Directors!!
All terms start on November 1 and will last until October 31, 2015. The YPT International Board would like to extend a warm welcome to all of the incoming YPT leadership across the US and Canada, and of course, thank everyone in YPT leadership, outgoing and incoming, past and present, for their hard work. Also, if you want to get involved, it’s not too late! YPT is always looking for volunteers at the international or local level. If you’re interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to get started.
CLIPPER PROGRAM COORDINATOR; IMPLEMENTATION & EXPANSION:
The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) is seeking an Assistant/Associate Clipper Program Coordinator. The person in this position will be working closely with members of MTC’s Clipper® project management team, transit agency staff, staff with the Clipper® Contractor and other consultants. The person in this position will be responsible for supporting expansion of Clipper, enhancements to the Clipper System, monitoring and operation of the system and troubleshooting of problems, including assessment of contractor’s performance.
The FHWA Office of Planning, Environment, and Realty is pleased to announce the opening of a “Senior Transportation Specialist” position that will serve as the Planning Capacity Building Team Leader in the Office of Planning. The Office of Planning is responsible for the development and implementation of national policies, regulations, guidelines, standards, procedures, techniques, and initiatives to comply with the transportation planning and programming provisions. The position will:
Serve as an authoritative advisor on a national basis within a wide area of transportation planning and capacity building issues and, as such, plays a major role in FHWA in developing and promoting national policies, programs, and procedures on numerous transportation and community planning and policy issues, and for providing authoritative advice, counsel, and interpretation of FHWA policies, procedures, and regulations.
Provide leadership, coordination, and support for existing program activities and assessment of program direction in response to changes in internal and external needs.
Possess a mastery of advanced concepts, principles and practices and serves as the national expert in the application of a variety of program focus areas within the Office of Planning.
Coordinate and communicate with others on work activities within the Office’s area of responsibility.