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Seattle Event Alert: Green Transportation Camp Unconference

Greenroads and YPT Seattle and Young Professionals in Transportation – YPT International present our first ever Green Transportation Camp Unconference. Thank you to our YPT International Silver Sponsor, Greenroads! Join us for Earth Weekend education and the first ever Green Transportation Camp hosted by Greenroads and YPT Seattle. The GTC will bring together professionals from … Continue reading

Ending Soon: apply for the ITE awards!

Institute of Transportation Engineers Awards Each year, the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) sponsors an awards program to honor outstanding achievement in transportation engineering and distinguished service to ITE. The awards bestow international recognition upon the recipients and increase the public’s awareness of the role and responsibilities of the transportation professional.   Interested in submitting … Continue reading

Seattle Job Alert: Senior Associate Transportation Planner

Senior Associate Transportation Planner Nelson\Nygaard This position is located in Seattle, WA. Description Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated senior-level staff member for our nationally recognized multimodal planning practice in the Seattle office. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person to become involved in supporting and growing our … Continue reading

DC Job Alert: Program Specialist for Policy

Program Specialist for Policy American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) This position is located in Washington, DC. Description The Program Specialist for Policy provides support for a broad range of policy development, implementation, and administration activities. In supporting state departments of transportation, the Program Specialist collaborates with key AASHTO partners such as … 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

Chicago Internship Alert: CTA

2017 Summer Internship Program – Planning Chicago Transit Authority This position is located in Chicago, IL. Description You might be thinking, “What opportunities does CTA have for students with my degree and credentials?” You may be surprised to learn that we don’t just hire Urban Planning majors. In fact, we hire students in good academic … Continue reading

Bay Area Job Alert: Bay Area Field Team Member

Bay Area Field Team Member Motivate This position is located in San Francisco, California. Description Motivate International, parent company of Bay Area Bike Share, is the global bike share leader and a partner to governments and nonprofits in some of the largest cities in the world. We have unparalleled expertise in building and operating large, … Continue reading

Baltimore Job Alert: Capital Program Assistant Manager

Capital Program Assistant Manager Maryland Transit Administration This position is located in Baltimore, Maryland. Description Maryland Department of Transportation’s Maryland Transit Administration is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Manager of Capital Programming. This position is responsible for the $4 billion, six (6) year MTA capital program as well as more than seventy … Continue reading

Nashville Area Job Alert: Planner and Project Manager

The City of Mt. Juliet, which is just outside of Nashville, Tenn., currently has 2 positions available in their Engineering Office: a Deputy Planner and a Transportation Project Manager. Deputy Planner Job Description: work closely with the City Planner to manage and coordinate the programs and activities of the Planning and Zoning Division provide professional … Continue reading

Baltimore/Washington Job Alert: Transportation Planner Coordinator

Transportation Planner Coordinator Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) This position is located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Description The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Prince George’s County Planning Department seeks a person who is enthusiastic about transportation and its role in creating the communities of the future as well as improving today’s communities. … Continue reading

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Let's highlight another part of the #transportation industry - passenger aviation - that so many of us rely on for business travel and personal adventures. How many #young #professionals do we have in the #aviation sector? #transport #adventure #cloudy☁️ @bwi_airport 🎶Rivers and roads, rivers and roads. Rivers til I reach you.🎶 @chesapeakeandohiocanal #bikes #canals #transportation #throwback #travel #adventure Choo choo. #modeltrain display at Norfolk Southern. #trains #transportation #model #hobbies YPT Austin was instrumental in supporting the Greenroads Boot Camp hosted by CTRMA in Austin.  Increase your sustainability street cred, and learn more about Greenroads International, one of our Silver Sponsors! #transportation #sustainability #green #transit #engineering #thankful The #Alaska #Railroad’s main line stretches 470 miles from Seward to #Fairbanks, #connecting communities all along Southcentral and Interior Alaska. The main line was completed in 1923 after 9 years of construction; President Warren G. Harding traveled to Alaska for the occasion and personally drove in the Golden Spike to finish the job. In 1943, the Railroad completed a 12-mile spur to the tiny port town of Whittier. In total, the Alaska Railroad provides regularly scheduled passenger service along 482 miles of track – an expanse greater than the distance between #Boston and #Washington, D.C. #friday #trains #transportation Check this amazing #sunset shot, shared by our equally amazing Director of Chapter Development @wbybanana. What a picture. Wow. #atlanta @yptatlanta #trains #westside #scenery