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Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Transportation Planning Manager 

Reporting to the Deputy Commercial Officer (DCO), the Transportation Planning Manager will direct the Manager of Ground Transportation (MGT) and the Manager of Parking (MP) and provide support to the DCO and Aviation Commercial Officer (ACO) in the identification of best practices and innovative trends in airport transportation and development and implementation of strategies for the preservation and enhancement of transportation revenues at the Port Authority's five-airport system (Newark Liberty International, JFK International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International, and Teterboro Airports). The position also supports the DCO in managing the strategies and policies that govern the day-to-day processes of the Transportation Revenues unit. 

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Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Administrator

The Administrator supports the Airport General Manager's Office in the advancement of the Aviation Department's agenda and strategic priorities by providing a wide range of business and administrative support. The General Manager's (GM) Office is a fast paced, and detail-oriented environment, requiring a high level of professionalism, flexibility and coordination. 

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Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Program Manager, NY Airports

The Aviation Department seeks a proactive Program Manager for NY Airports to lead a team of project managers at LaGuardia and JFK Airports. The department looking to hire an energetic candidate to lead and guide elements of the $4 billion infrastructure renewal program at its two New York City airports. Under the direction of and reporting independently to the Senior Program Managers, the Program Manager will be responsible for the planning and implementation of the assigned projects portfolio for LGA and JFK. The Program Manager will coordinate with the Facilities Planning Division, as well as the airport's Operations and Maintenance Units in determining short and long-term objectives.

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Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

JFK Terminals Commercial Manager

The Aviation Department of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is currently seeking a motivated and experienced Terminals Commercial Manager to manage terminal operator and terminal developer relationships and leasing matters for the terminals at JFK International Airport and to lead other terminal-based commercial initiatives. 

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Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Senior Policy Analyst (Regulatory and Air Service)

Reporting to the Manager of Regional Aviation Policy, this role requires a strong understanding of aviation regulations, particularly slot controls, and airport stakeholders’ competitive interests, which intersect to shape air service offerings and ticket prices at our airports.  Extensive day one knowledge of the complex regulatory regimes governing access to capacity-constrained airports or specific techniques for attracting and retaining air service is not required.  This knowledge will be developed through structured mentoring and work assignments guided by the Manager of Regional Aviation Policy and Manager of Air Service Development.  It is most critical that candidates are passionate about the aviation industry and possess exceptional writing, research, communication, and analytical skills.

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Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Manager, Aeronautical (Airside) Operations

The Aviation Department of the Port Authority of NY & NJ seeks a dynamic and effective leader to be the Manager, Aeronautical (Airside) Operations at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).   

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Federal Transit Administration

General Engineer (Closes 11/9)

This position is in the FTA Regional Office 2, New York, NY. The transit programs of FTA are tasked with evaluating and managing the program planning and oversight needs of the region, including making recommendations concerning necessary staff or contractor-reviews, and prioritizing staff resources to effectively manage and oversee the assigned grantees. 

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Port Authority of NY and NJ

Program Manager, Aviation Technology & Innovation

The Aviation Department of the Port Authority of NY and NJ is seeking a Program Manager with demonstrated strong technical, communication, planning, and organizational skills. The Program Manager, Aviation Technology & Innovation (ATI) will be part of a team that transforms technology through the Aviation Digital Program at Port Authority’s airports. These airports as a whole form the largest airport system in the United States, second in the world in terms of passenger traffic with 140 million annual passengers. Reporting to the Manager, ATI, the Program Manager will collaborate within Aviation and with airport partners to develop, implement, and support cost-effective business solutions and promote technological innovation at Port Authority airports.

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PARSONS

Backend Developer – REMOTE  - Any Location

Parsons is seeking a Backend Reports Developer with proven analytical and technical ability to join our team in Intelligent Transportation Systems. In this position, you’ll be creating reports for products that are used to remotely monitor heavy-duty vehicles, interfacing embedded computers, modems, I/O, and GUI.  Local candidates are preferred but open to anyone in the Eastern Time Zone. Send Resumes to Troy Miller Troy.Miller@parsons.com.

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PARSONS

Construction Rail Inspector, New York, NY/Field NY

Ready to take your engineering experience to the next level to work on complex Rail Systems construction projects.   We’ve worked for almost every heavy rail transit authority in North America, and we currently hold contracts with WMATA, NYCT, PANYNJ, CTA, TTC, BART, SFMTA, MARTA, NJT, DART, MDTPW, and LACMTA. We have completed or are currently working on 23 major railroad and transit design-build projects over the last 20 years.  We are looking for mid and senior level construction field inspectors to support rail facility, systems installations and rail and transit structures.  The rail systems include signal, track, power and communications. The facilities include passenger stations, train storage yards, train maintenance facilities as well as other transit and rail facilities. The structures include elevated train structures, tunnels and passenger platforms.  The position is located in the New York Area and will require significant time working in the field, with possible nighttime and/or weekend work.  Send resumes to John Harris John.Harris@parsons.com.

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AMTRAK

Director Portfolio Management Penn Station Expansion - NEWARK

Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move America’s workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public, and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

SUMMARY OF DUTIES: The Director, Portfolio Management is a member of the PMO leadership team, responsible for managing and controlling a moderate-size portfolio of projects and programs aligned to a specific enterprise strategic objectives within a larger enterprise or functional PMO. This position may include management of the enterprise portfolio governance process, analysis of portfolio investments, and reporting to enable effective decision-making and delivering business value for Amtrak. Individuals in this position have direct reports and significant decision-making authority within prescribed parameters of the portfolios they manage.

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AMTRAK

Director Portfolio Management, Sawtooth Bridges Replacement Project - NEWARK

SUMMARY OF DUTIES: The Director, Portfolio Management is a member of the PMO leadership team, responsible for managing and controlling a moderate-size portfolio of projects and programs aligned to a specific enterprise strategic objectives within a larger enterprise or functional PMO. This position may include management of the enterprise portfolio governance process, analysis of portfolio investments, and reporting to enable effective decision making and delivering business value for Amtrak. Individuals in this position have direct reports and significant decision-making authority within prescribed parameters of the portfolios they manage.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the design, environmental permitting, construction procurement, and project delivery of the Sawtooth Bridges Replacement Project and nearby, smaller Gateway projects, such as Harrison Fourth Track. The Sawtooth Bridges Replacement Project will replace a one-mile segment of Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor (NEC) in Hudson County, New Jersey, with a new four-track segment of the NEC over three rail-carrying bridges that span other railroads. The project is a critical element of the Gateway Program to bring the NEC to a state of good repair and increase trans-Hudson service capacity between New York and New Jersey.

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AMTRAK

Director Portfolio Management Hudson Tunnel Project - NEW YORK

SUMMARY OF DUTIES: The Director, Portfolio Management is a member of the PMO leadership team, responsible for managing and controlling a moderate-size portfolio of projects and programs aligned to a specific enterprise strategic objectives within a larger enterprise or functional PMO. This position may include management of the enterprise portfolio governance process, analysis of portfolio investments, and reporting to enable effective decision making and delivering business value for Amtrak. Individuals in this position have direct reports and significant decision-making authority within prescribed parameters of the portfolios they manage.

The successful candidate will function as the main external and internal-facing point of contact for the technical arm of the Hudson Tunnel Project team through both design and construction. The Hudson Tunnel Project includes the construction of two-single track rail tunnels under the Hudson River connecting the Northeast Corridor in New Jersey to Penn Station New York and the rehabilitation of the existing North River Tunnel owned by Amtrak. The project is the signature element of the Gateway Program to bring the NEC to a state of good repair and increase trans-Hudson service capacity between New York and New Jersey.

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KARP STRATEGIES

MARKETING COORDINATOR

Karp Strategies is actively interviewing for a full time Marketing Coordinator to join our growing team as an immediate hire. The Marketing Coordinator will lead marketing efforts on behalf of the firm in this newly created position. This role will regularly interface and collaborate with the firm’s leadership, clients, and partners. We are looking for a candidate with 2-5 years of work experience who has excellent writing, graphic design, social media, and oral communication skills, pays strong attention to detail, and provides excellent follow through on tasks.
The Marketing Coordinator will play a key role in supporting the firm’s business objectives, priorities, and sales and marketing strategy, especially as they relate to the proposal and work-winning processes. This candidate will also maintain the firm’s external presence and voice, including Karp Strategies’ website, blog, newsletter, and social media. We are actively seeking candidates with a demonstrated commitment to and professional practice toward diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace, and an understanding and curiosity about urban planning and community economic development issues.

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The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Engineer of Projects - New York

Responsibilities: The Engineer of Projects will be a direct report to one of the Senior Engineer of Projects.   The Engineer of Projects is responsible for coordinating the budgets and schedules for all Engineering deliverables related to the Agency’s major programs, as well as monitoring, reporting, and forecasting deliverables for their assigned portfolio of projects.  The selected candidate will be the primary point-of-contact for the Engineering Department from Design through Construction to ensure that Engineering budgets and schedules align with the approved portfolio and mitigate any potential scope changes to ensure alignment with TPC.   The Engineer of Projects will establish consistent work plans, budgets, and project controls for the successful delivery of Engineering projects. 

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ICF

Transportation & Smart Mobility Specialist/ Clean Transportation Researcher

Are you passionate about clean energy and transportation issues? Want to contribute to the development and implementation of innovative projects to support these ever-changing fields? Then join ICF’s Transportation Portfolio.

ICF is seeking a detail-oriented, self-motivated candidate to help clients implement and evolve their clean transportation programs and initiatives. The Clean Transportation Researcher will contribute to the development of innovative, accurate, timely, and high-quality products and services, typically working on multiple projects with all levels of staff. He or she will have an opportunity to apply their academic knowledge, gain exposure to interesting research- and data-based projects, and interact with experts and clients, while also building content knowledge and consulting skills. Junior staff in our consulting practice have the opportunity to advance into management roles.

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