CURRENT OPENINGS

Multimodal Project Coordinator
Posted 12/15/15

Join the NVTC team in creating new, expanded transportation options in the region’s I-66 and I-395 corridors. NVTC seeks a Project Coordinator to manage the implementation and ongoing administration of transit, TDM and multimodal transportation projects, including new transit capital and services, technology enhancements, intersection improvements, park-and-ride lots, carpools and vanpools. This new position combines planning with grants and project management to make a real difference for drivers and riders in Northern Virginia and to work with the region’s diverse local jurisdictions and transportation agencies.

Policy Transit Fellow

As part of its Transit Fellows program, the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission (NVTC) seeks a Policy Fellow, full time for a term of six months, renewable for up to a year. This fellowship provides a professional development opportunity for mid-career transportation specialists as well as college graduates and graduate students. Successful applicants will gain in-depth knowledge of transit policy and funding issues and will serve a key role in tracking and analyzing federal and state policy including legislation, policy and planning. The Policy Fellow will draft issue briefs, prepare presentations, as well as write policy memorandum, newsletter articles, web content and special reports for the Commission and its stakeholders. Specific activities include: supporting briefings of policy makers on key transit issues, analyzing legislation related to transit and the Commission, participating in the planning and execution of NVTC’s annual briefing of the General Assembly and NVTC Commission Meeting in Richmond in February, and staff support of the Executive Director.

Transit Fellow

This fellowship is designed to provide a professional development opportunity for mid-career transportation specialists as well as college graduates and graduate students.  Successful applicants will gain in-depth knowledge of transit policy, planning and funding issues as well as an understanding of the policy making process through conducting research under the guidance of NVTC staff, collaborating with transportation experts on publications, and assisting in the execution of programs conducted by NVTC.

REGIONAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES 

Virginia Railway Express

Facilities Maintenance Administrator
This individual will be responsible for assisting with the day-to-day maintenance and operations of VRE facilities and overseeing contracts for facilities maintenance services and activities. This individual must have knowledge of facilities-related building, equipment, grounds, and systems maintenance as well as repair practices and procedures.

Associate Accountant
This individual will be expected to perform a variety of paraprofessional and administrative support responsibilities such as accounts payable, account reconciliation, data management and similar functions. This individual will also assist with the annual financial audit, including preparation of annual financial report.

Marketing & Strategic Communications Administrator
This position is responsible for managing the marketing, educational and promotional activities of the organization. The position manages and works closely with vendors and contractors. Develops and produces educational and promotional materials and outreach initiatives

Northern Virginia Transportation Authority

Transportation Planner