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Job / Internship Alert: Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning

Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning is hiring! Come join an innovative transportation planning company working on a great diversity of projects. We are transit-accessible, have a competitive salary and benefits package, and we’re a bunch of smart, fun people. Please check out our job descriptions for Senior Transportation Planner and Transportation Planner at http://www.foursquareitp.com/careers. We are … Continue reading

Northern Virginia Job Alert: Bus Operations Coordination Supervisor

Bus Operations Coordination Supervisor Fairfax County Department of Transportation This position is located in Fairfax, VA. Description Oversees and coordinates the Fairfax Connector bus service delivery in Fairfax County, Virginia. Performs operational support activities ensuring that the safe delivery of service functions on the Fairfax Connector are provided and maintained in accordance with contractual requirements. … Continue reading

YPT Board and Members Participate in #NerdTrain

YPT International’s Vice Chair for Finance Aaron Zimmerman, YPT San Francisco’s Vice Chair for Membership Jaime Fearer, and numerous other YPT members recently took an Amtrak train trip across the country. Read about their exciting journey here: http://cs.trains.com/trn/b/observation-tower/archive/2015/08/07/nerdtrain-an-annual-rolling-hangout-for-transit-buffs.aspx.

DC Job Alert: FRA is Hiring Planners

The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is looking to hire up to three people for a mix of environmental and transportation planning and policy roles. All three positions would be based at US Department of Transportation headquarters in Washington, DC. Applications are due on March 30th. Position Specifics: This position may be located in either of two … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Route Forecast Models Manager at Amtrak

The Route Forecast Models Manager directs the development of Amtrak route forecasting models and other analytical tools used for the assessment and pricing of route and service change proposals.  This position requires the ability to apply knowledge of transportation operating practices, financial systems, cost drivers, allocation methodologies, and cost reporting formulas necessary to develop Amtrak-specific … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Manager/Director of Technical Programs

The Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO) is seeking a highly motivated self-starter to fill the role of Manager/Director of Technical Programs (based on experience). The Manager/Director of Technical Programs provides technical, policy, and regulatory support to Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs) for any and all issues related to surface transportation planning, including transportation funding, performance … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Senior Manager – AMTRAK

AMTRAK in Washington DC is looking to hire a new Senior Manager, Service Planning and Costing. Click here for a direct link to the application and additional information. This position is responsible for leading the route and service change evaluation process and the development of state corridor payment forecasts and charges. It directly supervises a Lead Service Planner … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Program Manager for Environment

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) is currently hiring a Program Manager for Environment, a position located in Washington, DC. Under the leadership of the Program Director for Environment, the Program Manager for Environment serves as the liaison to the AASHTO Resilient and Sustainable Transportation Systems (RSTS) Steering Committee and manages … Continue reading

DC Area Job Alert: Several Job Openings – Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning

Several Job Openings at Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning! http://www.foursquareitp.com/careers Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning, Inc. (Foursquare ITP) has the following job openings: –              Project Manager / Senior Transportation Planner –              Transportation Planner –              Transportation Analyst –              GIS Analyst / Graphic Designer

Baltimore Event Alert – Rising Stars in Transportation Technology – November 18

Rising Stars in Transportation Technology is a premiere event for professionals in the transportation industry that blends education, social networking, and job creation.

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