This position offers you the opportunity to impact your profession as a key staff member helping to define and address issues facing the management and operations of the transportation system and find ways to connect your peers to address these issues.
As a technical program associate, you will assist and facilitate the work of volunteer committees and consultants to support ITE’s strategic objectives in the practice of transportation system management and operations. Duties include:
Conducting technical activities in transportation;
Organizing and managing delivery of professional capacity building activities and workshop development;
Creating, coordinating and expanding collaborative activities with partner organizations, public agencies, and industry groups;
Supporting advisory groups and stakeholder communities; and
Supporting the technical services program of the National Operation Center of Excellence. The successful candidate will spend at least half of their time performing this function.
You will also be the technical specialist within your domain for:
Contract task order delivery, as assigned;
Publications, as assigned; and
Review of technical literature.
Requirements to apply include:
A minimum of one year of professional-level experience in transportation system management and operations.
Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills.
Strong interest in organizing and conveying information to peers in addition to creating content.
Ability to motivate and work with peers and a network of resource personnel and willingness to work as part of a team and independently.
ITE is an organization of transportation professionals with the mission of serving as the source of technical knowledge, the forum for technical information exchange in the “state of the practice,” and the conduit for leading-edge technology in the areas of planning, design, management, and operations of surface transportation systems. Founded in 1930, ITE is a community of transportation professi...onals including, but not limited to transportation engineers, transportation planners, consultants, educators, and researchers. Through meetings, seminars, publications, and a network of nearly 13,000 members, working in more than 90 countries, ITE is your source for expertise, knowledge, and ideas.