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, 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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Friday Job Market

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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. Looking for a job? Here are the current listings: Volunteer Coordinator (part-time), San Francisco Bicycle Coalition The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for […]