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Friday Jobs Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

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Safety Educator — VISION ZERO (Community Coordinator), New York City DOT
Serves as a traffic safety outreach program coordinator/educator, conducting and assisting with the development of Vision Zero traffic safety educational outreach to eliminate traffic fatalities and injuries.

Bike Valet (part-time seasonal), Transportation Alternatives, New York, NY
We are seeking energetic, responsible, and personable individuals to work as part of our Bike Valet team. You will work directly with the Bike Valet Team Leader and the Business Engagement Coordinator to run one of the most exciting programs in NYC and help make some of the city’s most beloved events even better by providing Bike Valet services to patrons.

Manager – Transportation Demand Management and Parking Services, University of Mass. Lowell
The Manager supports UMass Lowell’s goal of increasing the use of alternative transportation and reducing peak-hour trips on campus through effective communications, marketing, and customer service.

Development Director, San Francisco Bicycle Coalition
The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition is an effective, membership-based nonprofit organization working to promote bicycling for everyday transportation. We are looking for a seasoned, highly motivated individual to direct the Coalition’s diverse fundraising efforts in support of our advocacy and programmatic work.

YBike Program Staff (part-time), YBike — Peninsula Family YMCA, San Mateo, CA
Under the supervision of the YBike Program Coordinator, this position is responsible for maintaining and operating after-school YBike bicycle safety education programs for youth at multiple off-site public middle school sites in San Mateo County.

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Friday Jobs Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Executive Director, Charleston Moves
The Executive Director serves not only as leader for Charleston Moves, but as public spokesperson and community visionary for bicycle and pedestrian advocacy. The ED should be knowledgeable of and an effective communicator of current bicycle infrastructure design (NACTO standards, etc) and a persuasive presence with public officials.

Brooklyn Organizer (part-time), Transportation Alternatives, New York, NY
Transportation Alternatives is seeking a self-motivated and energetic person to coordinate campaigns that will make Brooklyn’s streets safer and more accessible for people to walk, ride bikes and take public transportation. Applicants should be familiar with current local politics, have experience in political and/or community organizing and have a strong affinity for the mission of Transportation Alternatives.

Communications Manager, Bike Pittsburgh
Bike Pittsburgh is looking for a highly motivated, talented individual to lead and expand communications and media work. Primary responsibilities will include managing BikePGH’s communications including the blog, press releases, newsletter, website, media/social media, marketing and outreach materials, and other special projects. The individual will also manage certain graphic design projects, create a communications plan to help grow BikePGH’s audience, and when appropriate, act as an organizational spokesperson.

Employee Transportation Coordinator, University of California, Irvine
Transportation and Distribution Services at UC Irvine is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Employee Transportation Coordinator.  The ideal candidate will be an individual who supports bicycling and other alternative modes of transportation, enjoys gathering and analyzing data, and thrives assisting in the department’s goal of developing and implementing university-wide campaigns and initiatives.

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Friday Jobs Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Transit Community Relations Officer, City of Santa Monica, California
Develops, organizes, directs and evaluates a comprehensive program to inform the community and the public of the activities and objectives of the Big Blue Bus. Consults with and advises top management on the community relations implications of the Department’s activities.

Policy Director, Transportation Choices Coalition, Seattle
The Policy Director is a senior member of the staff leadership team and will lead our policy strategies at the regional, state, and (limited) federal level work. Transportation Choices Coalition is a statewide non-profit advocacy organization working to expand transportation choices for everyone.

Coaching Fellow, Scoot Networks, San Francisco, California
This is an opportunity to work with a fun, exciting, and rapidly growing start-up in San Francisco. Scoot Networks is looking for an enthusiastic and dependable intern to help execute some of the day-to-day logistics and tasks of our business.

Civil Engineer II (TFT), City of Vancouver, British Columbia
This position is responsible for managing projects and related studies dealing with the City’s active transportation network, including separated bike lanes, local street bikeways, public realm design, pedestrian accessibility improvements, and the promotion and enabling of active transportation modes.

Operations Manager, San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, San Francisco, California
the Operations Manager ensures organizational effectiveness and sustainability by overseeing the organization’s financial and operations functions. Areas of responsibility include financial management, bookkeeping, contract administration, reporting, budgeting, human resources, and office management.

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Thursday Jobs Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

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Executive Director of the Institute for Quality Communities, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma
The University of Oklahoma College of Architecture invites applications for the position of Executive Director of the Institute for Quality Communities. The Institute for Quality Communities (IQC) was established in 2008 by University of Oklahoma President David L. Boren to enhance the quality of communities throughout Oklahoma and around the world.

Program Analyst, TransitCenter, New York, New York
TransitCenter, a civic organization that supports and catalyzes innovation in sustainable urban mobility, seeks a dynamic Program Analyst to join its staff of two in its New York office. As part of a small core team, the Program Analyst will research issues, develop opportunities, and execute projects for TransitCenter initiatives that promote sustainable urban mobility.

Sacramento Journalist, Streetsblog Los Angeles, Sacramento, California
The Southern California Streets Initiative is looking for a full-time writer to cover issues in the state Capitol, including the legislature, executive branch and Governor’s Office, that pertain to transportation, planning, open space, development and public health.

Los Angeles Journalist, Streetsblog Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
The Southern California Streets Initiative is looking for a full-time writer to join the staff of Streetsblog Los Angeles as a full-time writer to cover transportation, land use, planning, open space, and public health issues in Greater Los Angeles.

Smart Growth America Fellowships, Smart Growth America, Washington, DC
Smart Growth America (SGA) is seeking three Fellows for its core programs to engage with Congress, the Administration, state leaders and allies on the benefits of smart growth policies.

Data and Technology Planning Associate, Regional Plan Association, New York, New York
Regional Plan Association is seeking a talented urban planner, computer scientist or policy analyst to develop policy and advocacy programs around technology and urban planning. We are looking for someone who understands how new opportunities for technology and data can help foster thriving, healthy communities.

Director of Energy and Environmental Programs, Regional Plan Association, New York, New York
Regional Plan Association is seeking a creative and dynamic professional to direct the organization’s energy and environment initiatives, including climate mitigation and adaptation, open space conservation and park development, and water resource management.

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Friday Jobs Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

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Public Engagement Manager, Regional Plan Association, New York, New York
Regional Plan Association is seeking a creative strategic thinker and communicator to generate awareness and support for RPA’s Fourth Regional Plan with a wide range of constituents in the civic, business and government sectors. RPA, a nonprofit urban-planning organization, focuses on the strategic government and business decisions that shape the New York-New Jersey-Connecticut region’s overall wellbeing. In April 2013, RPA launched an initiative to create a Fourth Regional Plan for the metropolitan area — a blueprint for the region’s growth, sustainability, good governance and economic opportunity for the next 25 years.

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Wednesday Jobs Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

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Director, Transit Oriented Development, Metropolitan Council, Saint Paul, Minnesota
The Metropolitan Council is the regional planning agency serving the Twin Cities seven-county metropolitan area by providing essential services to the region. We are currently seeking a strategic leader to serve as Director of the newly-created Transit Oriented Development (TOD) Office, which s/he will establish and staff.

Office Manager (Full-Time Position), Transportation Alternatives, New York, New York
We are seeking an energetic, organized and personable Office Manager to work with the Chief Operating Officer to manage our dynamic office. The Office Manager plays a critical and highly visible role in supporting TA’s mission by providing a clean and supportive office environment and ensuring that each staff member’s work experience is rewarding and productive as possible.

Bicycle Mechanic, NYC Bike Share, New York, New York
NYC Bike Share, the operators of the Citi Bike program, are looking for talented bike mechanics to join their team. Full time positions are available, non-traditional schedules are possible (e.g. if you are a full-time student or already have a part-time gig and prefer to work at night or on weekends).

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Friday Jobs Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

New York City Bike Ambassador, Leads, Transportation Alternatives, New York, NY
Transportation Alternatives seeks experienced, outgoing, team-oriented community organizers to join the organization as hourly leads for our central safe bicycling advocacy campaign, the New York City Bike Ambassador program.

Legislative Associate, Transportation for America, Washington, DC
Transportation for America seeks a Legislative Associate to represent our transportation priorities on Capitol Hill, with key partners and stakeholders, and in state legislatures.

Media Project Coordinator, Transportation Alternatives, New York, NY
Transportation Alternatives seeks a Media Project Coordinator to assist with day-to-day media operations. This position will report to the Communications Manager and work with other staff.  The primary objectives are to plan, schedule, track and implement communications plans that advance T.A.’s mission, and to act as the organization’s primary proofreader and fact-checker.

Online Production Associate, Transportation Alternatives, New York, NY
The Online Production Associate uses a diverse set of technical skills, tools, knowledge and processes to provide technical support for development, advocacy, volunteer, event and membership team initiatives, while maintaining and improving T.A.’s appearance to an e-mail audience of more than 100,000 subscribers.

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Friday Jobs Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

Looking for a job? Here are the latest listings:

Mid-Senior Level Planner, Alta Planning + Design, Berkeley, California
Alta Planning + Design’s mission is to create active communities where bicycling and walking are safe, healthy, fun, and normal daily activities. The selected professional will join our team of project management staff leading projects throughout California. This is a fast-paced environment requiring management, technical, professional, and marketing skills.

Junior-Mid Level Planner/Engineer, Alta Planning + Design, Berkeley, California
The selected professional will join our team of planning, design, and engineering staff working on multi-modal projects throughout California. This is a fast-paced environment requiring individual time and workload management.

StreetsMedia Intern, Streetsblog and Streetfilms, New York, New York
We are seeking a StreetsMedia Development Intern for Fall 2013 (roughly September-December), 20 hours per week. StreetsMedia, a project of OpenPlans, is the leading online advocate for better transportation, smarter cities, and urban sustainability, and includes our nationally recognized websites Streetsblog.org and Streetfilms.org. StreetsMedia is currently diversifying our funding strategy to engage multiple foundation funders, individual and major donors, and corporate sponsors and advertisers, and this internship will be an integral part in supporting this effort.

Marketing and Production Coordinator, Alta Planning + Design
Alta is seeking an experienced Marketing Coordinator to join the dynamic six-person national marketing team in developing and executing company marketing efforts and document production. The ideal candidate possesses at least two years of experience in marketing for professional service industries (architecture, engineering, planning, construction, etc.).

Bicycle Friendly Community Specialist, League of American Bicyclists, Washington, DC
The League of American Bicyclists seeks a new member of the Bicycle Friendly America? Program Team to provide direct, hands-on assessments and assistance to 100 communities nationwide annually. The Bicycle Friendly Community program provides a roadmap to improve conditions for bicycling and has recognized 259 communities in 47 states as BFCs.

Graduate Research Fellow (Part-time Internship), Transportation Alternatives, New York, New York
Transportation Alternatives is New York City’s leading transportation advocacy organization. We are seeking organized and personable graduate students to empower community advocates with data that prove the benefits of recent improvements to New York City streets and demonstrate need for further changes. The position will include research, writing and basic graphic design tasks.

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Friday Job Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

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Executive Director, Wisconsin Bike Fed, Madison or Milwaukee, WI
The Wisconsin Bike Fed seeks a compelling leader with outstanding organization-building skills and solid general management background. The successful candidate will be the key spokesperson for the organization, and will be the person who develops and maintains relationships with donors and stakeholders.

Legislative Affairs Manager, Cascade Bicycle Club, Seattle, WA
The Legislative Affairs Manager informs, develops and implements Cascade’s state advocacy efforts. The Legislative Affairs Manager is expected to influence major non-motorized policy and funding decisions at state legislative and agency levels.

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Friday Jobs Market

Looking to hire a smart, qualified person for a position in transportation planning, engineering, IT, or advocacy? Post a listing on the Streetsblog Jobs Board and reach our national audience of dedicated readers.

Looking for a job? Here are this week’s listings:

Equity Initiative Manager, League of American Bicyclists, Washington, DC
A new staff position, the Equity Initiative Manager will lead the League’s efforts to work with, engage and advance diverse participation and leadership in the bicycle movement, including women, youth and communities of color.

Technical Assistance Director, Safe Routes to School National Partnership
The technical assistance director manages the technical assistance department and has primary responsibility for generating fee for service work and providing technical assistance to share knowledge with advocates, agencies and schools throughout the country, particularly in underserved communities.

Commute Programs Manager, Cascade Bicycle Club, Seattle, WA
The Commute Programs Manager develops, oversees and implements Cascade’s commute programs in partnership with the Policy, Planning and Government Affairs team and other Cascade staff. The Manager will advocate for and mobilize allies to support bicycle-friendly policies and infrastructure related to commuting, with a particular focus on workplace support.