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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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Operations Manager, OpenPlans, New York, NY
The Operations Manager provides back-office services to our online news outlets, Streetsblog and Streetfilms. You’ll work closely with the directors of those teams. This position is part time, 2 days/week, with additional hours at month-end and during annual financial audit as necessary.

Grants Manager, TransForm, Oakland, CA
TransForm, a leading environmental and social justice organization, seeks a grants professional to oversee and coordinate TransForm’s foundation-related activities.  This position serves as the primary writer, editor and coordinator of the majority of grant proposals, reports and correspondence with foundation staff that the organization generates.

Transportation and Mobility Project Manager, The Mayor’s Institute for Excellence in Government, Memphis, TN
The Mayor’s Institute for Excellence in Government (MIEG) is a non-profit located in Memphis, TN. MIEG was created to develop public-sector/private-sector partnerships and build capacity for executing initiatives that achieve specific goals related to city’s key strategic priorities. MIEG is looking to hire a project manager for a grant funded position to add capacity to the effort to improve transportation and mobility in Memphis.

Volunteer Manager, Bike New York
Under the direction of the Director of Events, the Volunteer Manager is responsible for assisting with volunteer operations with all of Bike New York’s events, including, but not limited to, the TD Five Boro Bike Tour, Bike Expo New York, regional rides, and BNY ride series.

Executive Director, Bike Austin
Bike Austin’s mission is to improve the quality of life for all of Austin and Central Texas by growing bicycling as a form of transportation, exercise, and recreation. Bike Austin seeks a compelling leader with outstanding organization-building skills and a solid general management background.

Supervisory Civil Engineer (Associate Chief Engineer), District Department of Transportation, Washington, DC
This is an Associate Chief Engineer (Supervisory Civil Engineer) position at DDOT, within the Infrastructure Projects Management Administration and reporting to the Chief Engineer. The incumbent will be responsible for the advancement of private development projects.

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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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Launch Project Manager, Alta Bicycle Share, NYC
We at Alta Bicycle Share, located in NYC, are seeking a Launch Project Manager. This role requires a high level of judgment, decision making, and time management. This is an exciting opportunity for a high performing individual to be part of the Launch Team in a growth environment.

Systems Architect, Alta Bicycle Share, NYC
We at Alta Bicycle Share are looking for an engineer with the intellectual curiosity, attention to detail, and bottomless memory to understand how our bike share systems work end to end and help design them into the future. You don’t need to be in the code or circuit boards, but do need to understand how all the pieces fit together and pin down problems (and responsible parties) when they occur. As the systems develop, you will help roadmap their development and figure out who needs to do what to which part of the system to make it work.

Technical Project Manager, Alta Bicycle Share, NYC
We at Alta Bicycle Share are looking for a Technical Project Manager who thinks relentlessly about who does what by when, everything that can go wrong, and how to make it all come together in the end. Someone who knows enough about technology to identify risks and evaluate plans, but doesn’t need to be the one actually writing the code or designing the system. Someone who always has a plan B and a Plan C, and can stay cool when everything else seems to be going wrong. This is an exciting opportunity for a high performing individual to be part of the Technology Team in a growth environment.

Policy Analyst (PAE030), Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning, Chicago
The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) is seeking to hire a Policy Analyst. CMAP is the official regional planning organization for the northeastern Illinois counties of Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, and Will. CMAP developed and now guides the implementation of metropolitan Chicago’s comprehensive regional plan, GO TO 2040, which was adopted unanimously by leaders from across the seven counties in fall 2010. To address anticipated population growth of more than 2 million new residents, GO TO 2040 establishes coordinated strategies that help the region’s 284 communities address transportation, housing, economic development, open space, the environment, and other quality-of-life issues.

Associate Director, Progressive Transportation Services, District Department of Transportation, Washington, DC
Plans, directs and manages program operations of three divisions: Streetcar Development, Transportation Business, and Mass Transit. Prioritizes and allocates available program resources; review and evaluate program and service delivery; makes recommendation for and execute changes in operations to ensure maximum effective service provision; institute a routine issue and risk management process; proactively monitor progress and critical path, identify potential crises and determine contingency plans; and assists in developing new program function elements, including researching, compiling and analyzing supporting data.

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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, Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition
As a sixteen-year-old organization, Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition is like many teenagers: we’ve come leaps and bounds since our founding in 1998, and we know that our greatest growth lies ahead of us. We’re looking for a leader who will direct our team to achieve more for bicycling in LA than we ever have before.

21st Century Transportation Campaign Director Based in Boston, DC, or Chicago, U.S. Public Interest Research Group
We’re hiring a Transportation Campaign Director to lead our national transportation campaign to advocate against spending so many public dollars on unnecessary highway expansion and to advocate for better public transit, biking and walking infrastructure, and repairing the roads we already have. Led by Millennials, Americans are driving less than they used to, but government policies haven’t caught up with the times. We aim to change that.

21st Century Transportation Field Organizer Based in Boston, DC or Chicago, U.S. Public Interest Research Group
Our Field Organizer will work with our people around the country on the transportation campaign, setting them up for campaign tactics or reaching out to the media, public leaders and civic organizations yourself. You will sometimes need to travel — recruiting new groups to join a coalition, speaking in a church basement or town hall to win a new endorsement, organizing a news event or rally, meeting with an editorial board, or doing whatever else it takes to urge our public officials to do the right thing.

Transportation Digital Organizer, U.S. Public Interest Research Group, Denver, CO
The Public Interest Network is hiring five digital organizers ready to protect the environment and restore our democracy. One of these organizers will be focused on our 21st Century Transportation campaign. This is an entry-level position for recent-college graduates ready to turn their online skills into political action. We’re looking for people who are eager and ready to learn new skills, want to work hard, and who won’t be satisfied until they win.

Communications Manager, Congress for the New Urbanism, Chicago
CNU seeks an experienced communications and marketing professional to provide leadership on all aspects of CNU’s communication issues, including, but not limited to, developing and editing written materials, marketing events, managing CNU’s social media, and coordinating with the press.

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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, San Francisco Bicycle Coalition
After 17 years with the organization, our current Executive Director is stepping down to pursue her next opportunity. We are looking for a strong, passionate leader who can take our successful organization to the next level. The ideal person is a tenacious advocate, an effective leader, and a creative problem solver with a passion for our mission and an innate ability to connect personally with our diverse and active membership base.

LTA Planner – Zoning Specialist, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) is seeking to hire a full-time employee to help implement the Local Technical Assistance (LTA) program, with a specialty in zoning. This position will be filled at the Assistant or the Associate level.

Manager, Major Investment Planning, TransLink, New Westminster, British Columbia
The South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority (TransLink) is one of Canada’s most innovative transportation authorities and our responsibilities continue to grow. It is our unique task to move people and goods in an integrated road and transportation network, while preserving and enhancing Metro Vancouver’s quality of life. This position is within the Strategic Planning department, leading the planning phase of Major Investment projects.

Assistant Director of Transportation and Land Use Programs, Mid-America Regional Council, Kansas City, MO
The Mid-America Regional Council, Greater Kansas City’s metropolitan planning organization, seeks a qualified, progressive individual to serve as Assistant Director of Transportation Planning. The successful candidate will have the leadership skills and technical expertise needed to help maintain and further develop effective and sustainable long-range transportation plans for the growing region.

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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.

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Development Director, Transportation Alternatives, New York, NY
The Development Director will lead and direct all of T.A.’s fundraising efforts, with direct responsibility for major gifts, foundation grants, and gala events, and oversight responsibility for corporate sponsorship, membership, and T.A.’s annual bike tours

Safe Routes to School Planner, BikeWalk KC, Kansas City, MO
BikeWalkKC is looking for a person with technical expertise in community planning, active transportation, public and institutional policy, and geographic information systems to make Kansas City a better place for people to walk and bike. In particular this position will be focused on the Kansas City Public School District and all of its diverse neighborhoods.

Communications Manager, Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia
The Communications Manager should be able to craft compelling messages that convey the joys of bicycling while furthering the Bicycle Coalition’s mission and programs. The ideal candidate also has a laser-like attention to detail and a strong commitment to diversity of all kinds.

Transit-Oriented Development Planner, City of Madison, WI
The Sustainable Transportation Planner is responsible for professional urban and community planning work with a particular focus on planning a healthy, sustainable, 21st Century mobility system for the City of Madison with consideration for the metropolitan region.  The position is defined by a high degree of collaboration with area units of government.

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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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Planner, TransLink, New Westminster, British Columbia
This position provides transportation planning expertise and leadership to projects of smaller/medium scope in support of a designated program related to transportation policy, forecasting, infrastructure/service development in an integrated multi-modal environment.

Senior Planner, TransLink, New Westminster, British Columbia
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.

Policy Analyst, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning, Chicago, IL
The policy analyst position will be responsible for assisting the agency in implementing recommendations in the GO TO 2040 regional plan related to economic innovation and industry clusters by collecting and analyzing data, managing research, and producing reports and issue briefs.

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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.

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Research Analyst, Metropolitan Area Planning Council, Boston, MA
The Metropolitan Area Planning Council’s Data Services Department seeks a Research Analyst to conduct data analysis and research in support of sustainable regional planning. The Research Analyst will collect and organize data, conduct analysis, and prepare information for reports and presentations.

Transportation Specialist, District Department of Transportation, Washington, DC
This position will function as a public transportation planner generalist with assignments on DC Circulator, WMATA bus and rail, commuter rail and other public transit projects.

Web Developer, Transportation Alternatives, New York, NY
TA is seeking a self-motivated, detail-oriented and personable web developer to work with its web team on a series of exciting development projects. The Web Manager uses front-end and back-end web development skills, along with project management and people skills, to build new websites and maintain and improve existing websites.

Partnership Coordinator, TransitCenter, New York, NY
TransitCenter, a civic philanthropy committed to sparking innovation to improve transit, seeks a Partnership Coordinator to administer contracting, financial, and other clerical interactions with allied organizations. As a new position with an organization that is in ramp-up mode, the role requires establishing organizational procedures based on the norms and standards of the field of philanthropy and creating internal systems for the organization to codify and track its contracting and other expenditures for IRS reporting purposes.

Policy and Program Analyst, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) is seeking to hire an analyst in the Policy Development division who will specialize in analysis to support the programming of transportation improvements in the region.

Director of Community Planning and Design, Regional Plan Association, New York, NY
RPA is seeking a creative and dynamic professional to direct the organization’s Community Planning and Design program. The program implements RPA principles and objectives in communities of all scales across the region, from dense urban centers to emerging exurban communities.

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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:

Volunteer Coordinator (part-time), San Francisco Bicycle Coalition
The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for managing the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition’s team of daytime, in-office volunteers; coordinating the internship program; and supporting the recruitment and staffing of all organizational volunteer opportunities. With over 1,000 active volunteers every year, volunteers are key to the success of our organization.

Public Affairs/Communication Associate, American Planning Association, Washington, DC
National association focused on planning and community development policy is seeking a communications professional to manage relations with traditional and digital media; provide guidance on overall communications and messaging strategies; and coordinate key communication campaigns and initiatives.

Executive Director, Trailnet, St. Louis, MO
Trailnet is seeking a strategic and visionary Executive Director who will carry the organization forward in fulfilling its mission at the highest level of excellence, keeping Trailnet at the leading edge of making St. Louis a livable and walkable community.

Southern California Policy Manager, Safe Routes to School National Partnership, Los Angeles, CA
Join the Safe Routes to School National Partnership (National Partnership) and use your professional talents and personal passion to advocate for safe walking and bicycling to and from schools and in daily life, to improve the health and well-being of America’s children and to foster the creation of livable, sustainable communities.

Transportation Planner, Transportation Agency for Monterey County, CA
Transportation Agency for Monterey County (TAMC) is a countywide transportation-planning agency responsible for developing long range transportation plans, distributing state and federal transportation grants and administering various transportation projects and programs.

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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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Development Director, Streetsblog and Streetfilms, New York, NY
Streetsblog and Streetfilms have a robust fundraising program supported by small donors, large donors, foundations, advertising, and corporate sponsorships.  We seek an experienced development leader to work with our staff, board, and volunteers to grow our fundraising, so we can increase the impact of our media outlets.

Brooklyn Organizer and Bronx Organizer, Transportation Alternatives, New York, NY
TA is seeking self-motivated and energetic people to coordinate campaigns that will make streets in Brooklyn and the Bronx 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.

Executive Director, Friends of Lafitte Corridor, New Orleans, LA
Friends of Lafitte Corridor (FOLC) is a New Orleans nonprofit organization that seeks to revitalize the Lafitte Corridor by working to build, program, and promote the Lafitte Greenway as a great public space. The Executive Director will be responsible for running day-to-day operations, generating public and private fundraising, developing community programming, and fostering affiliations and partnerships with local and national organizations.

Development & Communications Director, California Bicycle Coalition, Oakland, CA
The Development & Communications Director serves as a key leader and an active participant in making strategic decisions affecting CalBike. Reporting to and in partnership with the Executive Director, the Development & Communications Director will have the primary responsibility for building CalBike’s visibility and financial resources.

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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:

Development Director, Streetsblog and Streetfilms, New York NY
Streetsblog and Streetfilms have a robust fundraising program supported by small donors, large donors, foundations, advertising, and corporate sponsorships.  We seek an experienced development leader to work with our staff, board, and volunteers to grow our fundraising, so we can increase the impact of our media outlets.

Family and Schools Program Coordinator, SF Bicycle Coalition and Walk SF
The San Francisco Safe Routes to School Partnership is looking for two seasoned organizers to work with parents, children, youth and school staff in San Francisco schools to increase the number of families walking and biking to school. One position will be employed at Walk San Francisco and the other at the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition.

Bike-Share Demonstration Coordinator, Pennsylvania Environmental Council, Philadelphia, PA
The Mobile Demonstration Coordinator is a part time position (20 hours/ week, primarily on weekends) that supports PEC’s and the City of Philadelphia’s commitment to promoting Philadelphia Bike Share prior to its April 2015 launch. The Coordinator will manage logistics and staffing of a demonstration booth which will be installed at various locations throughout the city.