Employment and Procurement Information
This section has been created to convey information about job and business opportunities with the 14 MPOs in New York State. As with other pages on this site, we will do our very best to provide you with current information but we also encourage you to look at each agency’s website for their up-to-the-minute postings.
Request for Proposals
Adirondacks/Glens Falls Transportation Council – On-call Transportation Planning and Engineering Services
The Adirondack/Glens Falls Transportation Council (A/GFTC), as the MPO for Warren and Washington Counties and the Town of Moreau in Saratoga County, is seeking proposals from qualified firms to provide transportation planning and engineering services to the Council and its participating municipalities on an as-needed basis to enhance MPO activities and to assist with implementation and execution of the biannual work program.
The RFP can be found here and proposals will be accepted now through Friday, December 28, 2018.
New York State Department of Transportation – USDOT and NYS Civil Rights Training Services for NYSDOT
The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) is releasing this Non-A/E
Request for Proposals (RFP) to seek proposals from responsive and responsible
consultants and to select qualified vendors to Customize and Deliver Training for
USDOT and NYS Civil Rights Programs for NYSDOT’s Director of the Office of Civil
Rights in coordination with the Policy and Planning Division under one resulting contract
December 7, 2018: Deadline for the submission of proposals at 12:00 PM
November 28, 2018: Deadline for questions about the RFP at 12:00 PM
The RFP can be found here and potential proposers can monitor modifications to the solicitation at https://www.dot.ny.gov/doing-business/opportunities/consult-opportunities.
Genesee Transportation Council – Program Manager-Active Transportation
The Genesee Transportation Council (GTC), located in Rochester, NY, is seeking a Program Manager – Active Transportation. This position is responsible for overseeing all Pedestrian, Bicycling, and Public Transportation Planning for GTC. GTC is the federally-required Metropolitan Planning Organization for the nine-county Genesee-Finger Lakes Region, which includes the Rochester, New York metropolitan area and is comprised of Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates Counties. The Region is home to 1.2 million residents with nearly 30,000 establishments within its borders that provide 545,000 jobs. The surface transportation system includes approximately 27,000 federal-aid eligible lane miles, 1,600 bridges, public transit services in eight of the nine counties, extensive deployment of Intelligent Transportation Systems, 340 miles of multi-use trail, and two Class I and several short line railroads.
GTC offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Interested candidates should apply through the Regional Transit Service (RTS) website. RTS is the Host Agency for GTC. The specific job posting can be found here or at https://www.myrts.com/Work-for-RTS by clicking on “GTC Program Manager – Active Transportation”.
Greater Glens Falls Transit – Deputy Director of Transportation
Greater Glens Falls Transit (GGFT), a department of the City of Glens Falls, is seeking candidates to fill the full-time position of Deputy Director of Transportation. The position involves assisting the Director of Transportation in managing day-to-day operations of the public transit system and working with outside agencies to help develop new programs and services to improve the range and scope of mobility options available in the greater Glens Falls region.
Ideal candidates should have strong communications skills and be able to effectively interact with a wide range of outside agency staff and the general public; have a background in transportation program administration/management; and have solid computer skills. Bachelor’s degree in a related field and a minimum of two years of related professional experience is desired.
Position will remain open until it is filled, based on civil service requirements. A provisional appointment will be made with examination to be held at a later date. Selected candidate must meet civil service requirements for appointment following the establishment of the eligibility list.
Interested candidates should submit a résumé and cover letter describing how they are qualified and why they are interested in the position to:
Greater Glens Falls Transit
495 Queensbury Avenue
Queensbury, NY 12804