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DC Job Alert: Lead Business Strategy Analyst

Amtrak This position is located in Washington, DC Position Overview This position leads the Service Planning & Costing group’s efforts to clearly communicate our route and service financial evaluations, analysis, and state payment forecasts to a broad range of audiences, both internal and external. The position is the primary support to the Senior Manager and … 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.

NYC Job Alert: Multiple Positions at MTA New York City Transit – Division of Operations Planning

The Division of Operations Planning at MTA New York City Transit has posted the following job openings. Transportation Planner/Staff Analyst in Subway Operations Improvement – This position will be responsible for undertaking statistical/quantitative analyses of rail operational databases, including running times, dwell times, and delays. Analyzing and reporting on subway performance statistics. Simulating, analyzing, and reporting … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: Superintendent Systems and Programs

Application Deadline: March 06, 2015 Founded in 1983, MTA Metro-North Railroad operates the Hudson, Harlem and New Haven Lines to seven counties in New York State and two counties in Connecticut. The railroad is a subsidiary of the country’s largest transportation network, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA). Metro-North carries about 750,000 commuters daily and works to … 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.

NYC Event Alert: 2014 Summer Tour Series

Summer Tour Series has returned for another unforgettable, action packed season. Let us be your guide as we get an exclusive, behind the scenes view of some of New York City’s most interesting and essential transportation and infrastructure related sites.

NYC JOB ALERT: NYCT ANALYST – SANDY RECOVERY

NYCT Subways Recovery & Resiliency team is hiring 2 new “Sandy Fellows”.  The jobs are now posted on the MTA web site and on LinkedIn, with the applications closing on 2/7/2014. Please see the descriptions below and share them with anyone who you think might be a good fit. They are also open to candidates … Continue reading

NYC Job Alert: MTA Metro North Railroad Operations Strategy and Finance Manager

The MTA Metro North Railroad is hiring an Operations Strategy and Finance Manager to plan and manage the Operations Services strategic, financial, and administrative objectives through business analysis and development of programs consistent with departmental goals and objectives. Responsibilities Plan, develop, coordinate, and integrate operational requirements in support of the Departmental business plan and strategy. Research, … Continue reading

NYC Event Alert: 2013 Summer Tour Series

We are pleased to offer our 2013 Summer Tour Series… Tour Date Start Time End Time NYCDOT Street Design Tour June 25 4:00 PM 6:00 PM Port Newark June 28 9:00 AM 11:00 AM Oak Island Yard and Newark Auto Terminal July 2 9:00 AM 11:30 AM Grand Central Terminal July 10 9:00 AM 1:00 PM … Continue reading

NYC Event: May 22 Technical Presentation and Happy Hour

We recognize that many of our members are doing awesome work, and love to hear their success stories. Please join us on May 22 for a technical presentation from Grace Baird of URS Corporation, who will be share her story about how she entered the field of catenary engineering. Grace Baird became passionate about transportation … Continue reading

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Living it up with something different - the Mount Roberts Tramway in Juneau, Alaska - one of the most vertical tramways in the world! #tram #WhyIYPT #transportation Watching and waiting for the next run at @steamtownnhs. #transportation #WhyIYPT #train #nostalgia The city of #Morgantown, home of West Virginia University, is also the location of one of the most unique public transportation systems in the country: on-demand, personal rapid transit.

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#WhyIYPT #transportation #train #monorail #wvu 📷: Jaime McKay Where will today take you? #train #traintracks #transportation #WhyIYPT Courtesy share! We at @yptransportation love sharing the love... and events!

Join @yptbaltimore on this exciting opportunity to tour Hart-Miller Island! Registration is only $5, so sign up today. Click the link below for more information. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ypt-port-tour-tickets-35823914292

#transportation #ports #harbor #tour #boats Where will your two wheels take you?  End of trail in Lebanon, Pennsylvania. #bikes #bicycle #bikesofinstagram #WhyIYPT #trails #railtrail @railstotrails