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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.

Looking for a job? Here are some current listings:

Store Manager, PUBLIC Bikes, Santa Monica
PUBLIC Bikes seeks a a results-driven, marketing-oriented, high energy Store Manager to lead a new Santa Monica store scheduled to open in late February. This person will be the literal face of PUBLIC bikes in the Santa Monica-area market, manage the local team, and work closely with that team to engage local merchants, neighborhood and city influencers, cycling advocacy groups to plan community-based events and partnerships in and out of the store.

5278 Planner II, San Francisco Planning Department, San Francisco
This position performs difficult city planning work and participates in all phases of city planning; assists in the preparation of planning, research, surveys and projects; conducts investigations, collects and analyzes data on zoning, subdivision design, urban renewal, rapid transit and other land use problems; assists in the conduct of environmental impact reviews; assists in the preparation of written and graphic reports; may supervise subordinate survey, clerical and office personnel; and performs related duties as required.

Public Service Director, City of Columbus, Columbus, Ohio
The City of Columbus is seeking a strong manager and a collaborative and innovative leader with previous executive leadership experience to serve as the Director of the Department of Public Service. This position will serve as an advisor to the Mayor, at the cabinet level, on a wide range of public and infrastructure services essential to the citizens of Columbus. This position directs the activities of four divisions, which have the primary duties of removing solid waste, snow and ice removal, transportation planning and operations, design and construction activities, graffiti removal and pothole repair.

Families for Safe Streets Organizer, Transportation Alternatives, New York
Supported by TA, Families for Safe Streets members engage in advocacy and targeted awareness campaigns to press for changes to eliminate traffic fatalities and injuries on NYC streets. The FSS Organizer will play a critical role in supporting existing FSS members, growing the group by reaching other New Yorkers impacted by traffic violence, and coordinating new support service activities.

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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.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Streetsblog NYC Reporter, New York, NY
We’re looking for a talented journalist to help Streetsblog NYC cover the movement for safe streets and effective transit in the five boroughs. We are seeking a reporter to craft original content, interviews, event coverage, and commentary. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the notion that journalism can be conducted with integrity and fidelity to the truth while espousing a clear point of view. Knowing how to effectively impart a message is a critical skill for this position.

Streetsblog San Francisco Editor, San Francisco, CA
We are looking for a talented journalist to run Streetsblog San Francisco, a daily news site dedicated to covering safe streets and effective transit in the SF Bay Area. We welcome applications from engaging reporters who want to lead a respected, influential source of information and commentary on Bay Area transportation and planning issues. The ideal candidate will have a firm grasp of local politics and a keen sense of how Streetsblog coverage can advance transportation policies that improve conditions for transit, cycling, and walking.

Senior Transportation Planner, Arup, San Francisco, CA
Arup is a global engineering and consulting firm of 12,000 creative minds. Our integrated approach to engineering and design brings together the best professionals to meet our clients’ needs. We are seeking a Senior Transportation Engineer/ Planner to join our San Francisco office. Arup’s San Francisco Planning team undertakes unique and challenging projects. We seek an individual with the technical expertise, experience, and motivation to deliver innovative solutions.

Senior Managing Transportation Planner, Arup, San Francisco, CA
We are seeking a Senior Transportation Planner to join our leadership team. Current transportation planning projects team include work for the public and private sector relating to multi-modal transportation planning, traffic engineering, transit planning, traffic micro simulation, parking, site planning and development, complete streets, pedestrian and bicycle facilities, and integrated land use/transportation planning.

Rebalancer, Bay Area Bike Share, San Francisco, CA
Bay Area Bike Share is seeking drivers to help with all aspects of bicycle re-balancing. The Re-balancing Team is required to drive vans in the greater Bay area to help maintain optimal number of available bikes and docks for our members.

Principal Associate, Infrastructure & Development, National League of Cities, Washington, DC
The National League of Cities is seeking an experienced professional to be responsible for proactively driving federal policy by advocating for the interests of local governments on transportation infrastructure and community and economic development in legislative and regulatory policy matters before Congress, the Administration, and federal agencies. The principal associate is also responsible for overseeing and supporting the policy development process for these issue areas working through committees of local government officials.

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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.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Transportation Program Manager, Smart Growth America, Washington, DC
Smart Growth America is seeking a Transportation Program Manager to help communities across the country better coordinate land use and transportation policies. This person will deliver technical assistance to state agency staff, work with town and city leaders across the country, and advocate on transportation policy and program issues with members of Congress

Senior Associate, Content, Urban Land Institute, Washington, DC
ULI is hiring for a position in the Content team, which will focus on infrastructure issues and policy, and support work related to ULI’s Building Healthy Places Initiative. The Building Healthy Places Initiative leverages the power of ULI’s global networks to shape projects and places in ways that improve the health of people as well as communities.

Graduate Engineer, City of Austin, TX
The Austin Transportation Department’s Active Transportation Division within the City of Austin has a Graduate Engineer A or B opening for a full time active transportation designer (bikeways and walkways). This position will assist in the implementation of the Imagine Austin Comprehensive Plan through the development of a comfortable and connected pedestrian and bicycle network.

Senior Civil Engineer, Toole Design Group, Denver, CO
The person hired for this position will independently manage company projects, oversee the work of multidisciplinary project teams, oversee design work in the Denver office, and serve as a “face” of the company at public meetings, meetings with clients, conferences and other venues.

Civil Engineer, Toole Design Group, Silver Spring, MD
The person hired for this position will participate in all stages of project development including presentations and client meetings, fieldwork, conducting engineering analyses, and the preparation of construction documents and technical reports.

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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.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Transportation Planning Analyst, City of Beverly Hills, CA
The transportation planning analyst performs professional level work in the field of transportation planning; analyzing transportation and parking related issues and programs.

Online Organizer, Transportation Alternatives, NYC
The online organizer will be responsible for building power by activating and growing TA’s base of supporters through digital strategy. Under the direction of the Communications Director, the Online Organizer will drive development and implementation of online organizing strategies across digital platforms.

Public Policy Manager, Climate Plan, Oakland, CA
ClimatePlan is seeking a skilled Public Policy Manager to direct key campaign and research efforts to build a more healthy, sustainable and equitable California.

Bike-Share Coordinator, City of Santa Monica, CA
Performs highly complex work which includes responsibility for the oversight, coordination, and development of the city’s bike share program. Recommends and implements approved expansions of the bike share program including coordination with other public and private entities.

Administrative Analyst, City of Burbank, CA
The administrative analyst will manage the City’s employee Rideshare program and Southern California Air Quality Management District subvention funds.

Executive Director, OPAL Environmental Justice Oregon, Portland, OR
OPAL Environmental Justice ORegon is seeking a leader who will, through strong intersectional collaboration and analysis, design and manage campaigns, secure sustainable funding, and lead a diverse team of staff and members. Ideal candidate will have experience with the EJ framework or a related framework.

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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.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Outreach and Sales Ambassadors, Citi Bike, NYC
Ambassadors will speak to and help New Yorkers, tourists, individuals and groups understand how to use Citi Bike out in the field. Citi Bike is seeking Outreach Ambassadors for the peak riding season and during expansion of the Citi Bike program. This is a temporary position.

Executive Director, Boston Cyclists Union
The Boston Cyclists Union is looking for an Executive Director to serve as a committed, passionate leader who can help take a young and dynamic organization to the next level. The ideal person is a tenacious advocate, an effective leader, a clear communicator, a proven fundraiser, and a creative problem solver with a passion for the Boston Cyclists Union mission.

Senior Planner, Strategy and Plan Development, TransLink, Vancouver, BC
The Senior Transportation Planner is accountable for providing senior transportation planning expertise and leadership to projects of medium/higher scope in support of a designated program related to transportation policy, forecasting, infrastructure / service development or engineering in an integrated, multi-modal environment.

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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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Assistant Director for Street Management, City of Cambridge, Massachusetts
The Department is seeking to hire a highly motivated individual to direct the Street Management Division, which is responsible for both day-to-day street operations and forward looking planning and engineering improvements, in a manner that creates a more multimodal, efficient, and equitable transportation system.

Brooklyn Community Organizer, Transportation Alternatives, NYC
TA is seeking a self-motivated and energetic person to support the Brooklyn Transportation Alternatives Activist Committee and coordinate campaigns that will make Brooklyn’s streets safer and more accessible for people to walk, ride bikes and take public transportation.

Safety Education Outreach Coordinator (Middle), NYC DOT
Serves as a traffic safety outreach program coordinator/educator, conducting Vision Zero traffic safety educational outreach to eliminate traffic fatalities and injuries; provides presentations and other outreach to middle and high school students and to other age groups at schools, senior centers, community centers and other locations across the five boroughs, including NYCDOT Safety City facilities.

Safety Education Outreach Coordinator (Elementary), NYC DOT
Serves as a traffic safety outreach program coordinator/educator, conducting Vision Zero traffic safety educational outreach to eliminate traffic fatalities and injuries; provides presentations and other outreach to elementary school students and to other age groups at schools, senior centers, community centers and other locations across the five boroughs, including NYCDOT Safety City facilities.

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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.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Business Development Director, Via Transportation, NYC
Via is on-demand transit on a mass scale. The Business Development Director — Platform will shape the development and drive the growth of Via’s platform business, which licenses Via’s technology to transit agencies.

Business Development Principal, Via Transportation, NYC
The Business Development Principal — Platform will identify, analyze, and develop business opportunities for licensing Via’s technology to transit organizations.

Advocacy Manager, Coalition for Smarter Growth, Washington, DC
The Coalition for Smarter Growth promotes walkable, inclusive, and transit-oriented communities, and the land use and transportation policies needed to make those communities flourish. A core focus of the Advocacy Manager will be the campaign for the implementation of an extensive BRT system and expanding support for improving existing transit like Metro.

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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.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Executive Director, Alliance for Biking & Walking, Anywhere
The Alliance for Biking & Walking is seeking an Executive Director to lead and execute the national bicycling and walking movement by defining issues, crafting campaigns, identifying opportunities, and building the capacity of its members and allies. The mission of the Alliance for Biking & Walking is to create, strengthen and unite state/province and local bicycle and pedestrian advocacy organizations. The Alliance is the only national organization that trains, assists, empowers and strengthens community leaders and their organizations to transform communities through better bicycling and walking.

Manhattan Community Organizer, Transportation Alternatives, NYC
We are seeking a self-motivated and energetic person to support the Transportation Alternatives Activist Committees and coordinate campaigns that will make Manhattan’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.

Clean Cars Advocate, Environment America, Washington, DC
Needed: experienced activist to help get our country off of dirty oil. This Advocate will work with our national program team to get more clean cars on the road, increase vehicle fuel efficiency, and block investments in harmful infrastructure like the Keystone XL pipeline and fracking. We can succeed by convincing our leaders to make new investments in fuel-efficient cars and public transportation. The Advocate will be using a variety of campaign tactics to make these goals happen.

Volunteer and Education Coordinator, Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition, Los Angeles
The Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition is seeking a Volunteer and Education Coordinator who will be the organization’s lead position responsible overseeing all volunteer and education coordination needs. S/he is involved in every aspect of LACBC — from policy and planning, to education, to events and outreach — because volunteers are needed in almost every project, program, campaign, and event.

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Thursday 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.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Policy and Research Manager, Transportation Alternatives, NYC
Transportation Alternatives is at the forefront of Vision Zero, an unparalleled effort to reduce traffic fatalities and serious injuries in the city of New York. The Policy and Research Manager plays a critical role in this effort by providing meaningful policy analysis, research, public communications and advocacy. Specifically, the Policy and Research Manager oversees TA’s data analysis and research agenda to put forth compelling statistics and best practices to support our campaigns for safer walking and biking and stronger traffic enforcement. This position also works with government agencies to develop and implement smart policy solutions.

Bike Valet, Transportation Alternatives, NYC
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.

Assistant/Associate Transit Management Analyst — Transit Planning, MTA New York City Transit, NYC
MTA New York City Transit is the largest public transportation agency in North America and one of the largest in the world, with 24/7 bus and subway service and an average daily ridership of more than 7 million customers. The agency is creating a small team which will be accountable to the President and responsible for developing strategies for improved transit service through the adaptive use of operating procedural changes supported by targeted investment and new technologies.

Associate Planner, City of Burbank, Burbank, California
The City of Burbank, a thriving community in southern California’s world-class media center, is a great place to live and an even better place to work. We currently have an outstanding opportunity available for a qualified professional to perform professional and technical work in advance and/or current planning.

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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.

Looking for a job? Here are the current listings:

Bureau Chief — Transportation, Traffic and Parking, City of Stamford, Connecticut
The City of Stamford is seeking a highly motivated and experienced professional to manage and direct all matters pertaining to the traffic functions of the City, in accordance with the City Charter. The Bureau Chief will be the head of the Transportation, Traffic & Parking Bureau and will be responsible for the analysis, planning, execution and administration of plans and programs for the City’s transportation functions.

Director of Operations, NACTO, NYC
The Director of Operations is responsible for the overall daily operations of the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO), a growing non-profit association of city transportation leaders from around the country. Those with an interest in urban planning and the built environment with experience in operational positions are encouraged to apply.

Designing Cities Fellow, NACTO, NYC
Join the dynamic Designing Cities team at the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO). NACTO, a non-profit association that represents large cities on transportation issues of local and national importance, seeks a recent graduate in the field of city planning, sustainable transportation, architecture, urban design, or public policy for a six-month paid fellowship. The desired candidate is self-motivated with an interest in working directly with city staff around the country on issues of sustainable transportation and major trends in urban planning, design, and policy.

Global Designing Cities Fellow, NACTO, NYC
The National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO), a non-profit association which represents large cities on transportation issues of local and national importance, seeks a recent graduate in the field of urban planning, sustainable transportation, architecture, urban design, engineering or public policy for a six-month paid fellowship. The fellow will have the unique opportunity to work on the production of a Global Street Design Guide (to be published in late 2015) as a part of the new Global Designing Cities Initiative.

Queens Organizer, Transportation Alternatives, NYC
We are seeking a self-motivated and energetic person to coordinate campaigns that will make Queens’ 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.