ITS Arizona is sponsoring an internship program to provide on-the-job experience and mentoring to a student aspiring to be a professional in the transportation and technology disciplines. ITS Arizona will provide up to $5,000 in matching funds to a public agency or private firm for the purposes of subsidizing the direct hourly rate of an intern. The funds shall not be used for fringe benefits or similar expenses.
For 2021, the program will provide support for one internship position. Once a sponsoring employer has been selected by ITS Arizona, the board will work closely with the partnering agency to select and place the intern. Full details of the program are available for download. Employers interested in participating should submit a completed application to Arnab Gupta at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm (AZ time) on Tuesday, May 11, 2021.
ITS America, The Ray, and WTS Foundation will host Mineta Transportation Institute’s Jodi Godfrey as she presents research on “Attracting and Retaining a Diverse Transportation Industry Workforce.”
This webinar will summarize the report that was produced for the Mineta Transportation Institute which focused on background information and statistics that describe the current atmosphere of the transportation industry, and subsequent actionable recommendations to successfully attract and retain a more diverse workforce. This webinar will discuss eleven recommendations for consideration for organizations that are interested in attracting and retaining a more diverse workforce.
Wednesday, April 14, 2021, 1:00 PM ET US
Registration is open now: https://itsa-org.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_CZECeHVCTFOUyV6u6EaBtg
Opening Date: 03/23/21
Closing Date: 03/29/21
Job Type: Full-Time
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
About the Position
The Maricopa County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) seeks an innovative and effective Transportation Systems Management Division Manager to work closely with leaders throughout Maricopa County to operate the transportation system. You will be managing travel demands through a set of integrated strategies that increase system reliability, improve public safety and security, reduce road user traffic delays, and improve traveler’s access to information. As a Division Manager, this position works under limited supervision and works collaboratively with the Director and other Transportation Division Managers.
Please click here for more information and to apply for this opportunity.
The City of Glendale has an exciting opportunity for the position of Principal Engineer, Transportation.
Under general direction of the City Traffic Engineer, performs administrative and advanced professional Transportation engineering work and performs a variety of technical tasks relative to area of assignment.
Minimum Qualifications/Special Requirements/Success Factors
Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering specialty such as Civil, Transportation, or Water Resources and five years of increasingly responsible experience as a Professional Engineer in Transportation, including one year of lead or supervisory experience.
Salary: $84,571.00 – $126,857.00 Annually
Job Number: 2021 -02123
Job Type: Full Time
The position is open until filled.
For more information and details visit City’s employment website.
We are pleased to announce that planning for the 2021 ITS Arizona Annual Conference is well underway and that this year’s theme is “Reimagining ITS“. The conference will be September 29th & 30th, 2021 at the Mesa Convention Center in Mesa, AZ.