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TRANSIT DATA ANALYST
PIONEER VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION

PVPC seeks a highly qualified Data Analyst to work in our transit planning section and provide extensive technical support services to the region’s transit authority. Candidates must be technically sound and able to handle multiple projects. Requires minimum of Bachelor’s degree and two or more years of relevant experience. Candidates must have excellent analytical skills with knowledge of SQL, R Programming and Excel. Familiarity with GIS and transit software programs like Avail and Remix is preferable. Starting salary of $48,000 to $53,000 depending upon qualifications and experience. Candidates with exceptional background and experience may be considered for a senior level position. Submit resume with cover letter and salary expectation by August 4, 2020 target date to: Indrani Kowlessar, Pioneer Valley Planning Commission, 60 Congress Street, Springfield, MA 01104. An AA/EOE Employer. Position will remain open until filled.


VP/DIRECTOR SALES
TRANSIT SECTOR
UZURV HOLDINGS, INC.

UZURV Holdings, Inc. (UZURV), is a provider of transformative municipal ADA transportation services and is based in Richmond, VA. UZURV was launched in 2017 and has secured multiple contracts with transit agencies and healthcare organizations in providing more efficient and cost effective solutions to meet the challenges of the specialty transportation market.

The VP/Director Sales will lead all sales activities in the municipal ADA sector and focus on municipal transit agencies and transportation management organizations (TMO’s) to pursue new business. This individual will also create a strategic roadmap for the ADA/paratransit market by establishing new channels and partnerships for collaborative growth opportunities. This individual will report to the EVP of Business Development and is a national role. No fixed location is required.

For more information, visit our listing on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/1930494637/

To apply, send your resume to recruiting@uzurv.com


TRANSPORTATION PLANNER – TRANSIT FUNDING ADMINISTRATION
NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS

The North Central Texas Council of Governments Transportation Department is seeking an entry- or mid-level Transportation Planner to support implementation of transit projects and administration of federal transit grant program activities. This position will work with public and private transportation providers, local governments, communities, and other stakeholders. In addition, responsibilities include preparing presentations, correspondence, documentation, articles, and reports. Applicants wishing to be considered for this position should apply online at https://mycogcareer.silkroad.com/. To be considered for any other NCTCOG position that may currently be open, applicants need to apply online separately for those postings. All submittals should include a cover letter summarizing relevant experience as well as a current resume.

NCTCOG is recognized as a military-friendly employer and values the knowledge, experience, and skills acquired during your military service career. All qualified veterans are invited to apply.

The North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) is a voluntary association of, by and for local governments, and was established to assist local governments in planning for common needs, cooperating for mutual benefit, and coordinating for sound regional development. NCTCOG’s purpose is to strengthen both the individual and collective power of local governments and to help them recognize regional opportunities, eliminate unnecessary duplication, and make joint decisions. Since 1974, NCTCOG has served as the Metropolitan Planning Organization for transportation in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan Area and is responsible for developing transportation plans and programs that address the complex needs of the rapidly growing area. The planning area for transportation includes the 12 counties of Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, Tarrant, and Wise. NCTCOG also serves as a designated recipient for Federal Transit Administration funds.

The agency offers generous benefits, a friendly atmosphere with open communications for cooperative decision making, and challenging opportunities. The environment encourages both individual and team growth, responsibility and innovation.


DIRECTOR, OPERATIONS DIVISION
PALM TRAN

Palm Tran, Inc., Palm Beach County’s transit provider, seeks a highly experienced Director to lead its Fixed Route Division. The Director, Operations, is responsible for all operational activities of the Fixed Route Bus System including: Fixed Route Buses, Field Operations, Operations Dispatch and Communication Center, Safety and Compliance, Vehicle Maintenance, and all Paratransit Operations. Manages a Division of approximately 400 employees including managerial, professional, technical, bus operator, and support staff. Develops labor contract provisions and participates in labor contract negotiations. Develops, monitors, and administers a $70M annual operating budget. Directs ADA compliance activities associated with complaints, statistical analyses, and committee involvement, to ensure Palm Tran’s business operations and facilities are in accordance with applicable contracts. Requires Bachelor’s in Transportation Management, Business/Public Administration/related; 8 years of progressively responsible, operations management experience at the senior level in large-scale transportation or service industry for public or private entity, that includes 4 years of experience in managing union and non-union work forces; FL Driver License prior to appointment. $94,660 – $166,052 Annually, negotiable DOQ. Outstanding benefits package, competitive for the South Florida marketplace. For full description and to apply visit www.pbcgov.jobs. Deadline 5:00 PM, 8/14/20.EO/AA M/F/D/V, Drug Free Work Place. All Palm Beach County employees may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.


Bids/Proposals

MISSOURI DOT
THE MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION WILL BE SEEKING BIDS FOR THE FOLLOWING VEHICLE TYPES:
1. Light duty cutaway wide body vans
2. Lowered floor accessible mini-vans
3. Narrow body cutaway modified accessible vehicles
4. Standard factory 14 to 15 passenger vans
5. Extended wheelbase front wheel drive mini-van
6. High roof with long extended conversion van
7. Medium roof long conversion van

Vehicle Specifications will be available on the website: https://missouribuys.mo.gov/login
Pre-Bid Teleconference will be held on 7/21/20 @ 9:00 a.m. The call-in number is 1-408-792-6300 extension 1327572009# and Bid Opening will be on 8/6/20 @ 2:00 pm. The bid opening will be done via MissouriBUYS announcement.

For more information please contact: Joni Roeseler, Administrator of Transit – Multimodal Operations, Missouri Department of Transportation; (573) 751-2523.

Email: Joan.roeseler@modot.mo.gov


RFP NO. AS-4126
SPECIALIZED ADA TRANSPORTATION SERVICES – SOUTHERN REGION LOS ANGELES COUNTY

Access Services, the state-mandated agency that manages paratransit service providers and eligibility contractors in Los Angeles County, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) on July 27, 2020 for Specialized ADA Transportation Services for the Southern Region of Los Angeles County.

A non-mandatory pre-proposal meeting will be held on August 13, 2020 at Access Services’ offices and/or by videoconference. The time and other details will be released in an upcoming addendum. Proposers who are interested in attending should RSVP to purchasing@accessla.org. Proposals submitted in response to the RFP are due by 3:00 P.M. (Pacific) on September 17, 2020.

The RFP documents are available for download at Access Services’ website:

https://accessla.org/cms/view/current_opportunities. To download the documents, you must be a registered vendor. To register as a vendor, please visit: https://accessla.org/cms/user/register.

For further information, please contact the Access Services’ procurement department at purchasing@accessla.org.


RFI FOR COMPREHENSIVE TRANSIT TECHNOLOGY SOLUTION

Metro Transit is seeking a single vendor to provide and integrate a comprehensive transit technology solution for the agency through a managed service capital lease program as governed under FTA’s 49 USC, Chapter 53. The intent of this RFI is to gauge interest from vendors and encourage teaming up to provide this service in the future RFP. The RFI is intentionally vague to leave vendors room to develop ideal solutions. Vendors are strongly encouraged to respond in detail to this RFI because submissions will be used to guide specifications in the future RFP.

Prospective proposers/bidders can download this solicitation at https://vendornet.wi.gov/Bid.aspx?Id=3495c6c7-e5b0-ea11-8120-0050568c7f0f&name=.

For additional information, please contact Brittany Garcia, City of Madison Purchasing Services, at 608-243-0529 or via email at bids@cityofmadison.com.


NOTICE TO BIDDERS
TRANSIT MOBILE TICKETING SOLUTION

Altoona Metro Transit (AMTRAN) has issued this Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit proposals for a comprehensive Transit Mobile Ticketing Solution to be implemented on its fixed-route services. AMTRAN is seeking proposals from qualified firms to implement a turnkey transit Mobile Ticketing System.

All bids and related documents shall be subject to the financial assistance contract and all procurement requirements thereof between the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and AMTRAN Proposals are due by 2:00 pm ET, Friday, August 14, 2020. For bid documents, contact Josh Baker at 814-944-4074 (phone), 814-941-2733 (fax), joshbaker@amtran.org (e-mail).

Josh Baker
Deputy CEO


NOTICE TO PROPOSERS

Please Take Notice that proposals for CDTA-Maintenance 154-3000 Articulated Buses are due no later than 1:00 PM on September 4, 2020. Proposals should be addressed to Stacy Sansky, Director of Procurement, Capital District Transportation Authority, 110 Watervliet Avenue, Albany, New York 12206. Each proposal must be prepared and submitted in accordance with the proposal instructions.

Questions, requests for clarification or for approved equals regarding this Request for Proposals are to be submitted IN WRITING to Stacy Sansky, Director of Procurement (sdsansky@cdta.org) NO LATER than 11:00 AM on August 6, 2020.

It is the intention of CDTA to negotiate for a contract based upon proposals it receives, but CDTA reserves the right to reject any and all proposals.

The Authority hereby notifies all potential service providers that disadvantaged, minority and women-owned business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit proposals in response to this notice and there will be no discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, national origin, disability or marital status in the award of the contract or any subcontract.

Prohibitions On Procurement Lobbying: Pursuant to State Finance Law §§139-j and 139-k, this solicitation includes and imposes certain restrictions on communications between CDTA and an Offeror/bidder during the procurement process. An Offeror/bidder is restricted from making contacts to influence the procurement process, except as provided in the procurement process (i.e., proposal submissions and interviews, where requested by CDTA) from the earliest notice of intent to solicit offers/bids through final award and approval of the Procurement Contract by CDTA (“restricted period”). Contacts must be made only by your designated staff unless a specific exception applies. CDTA employees are required to obtain certain information when contacted during the restricted period for purposed designed to influence the procurement process and make a determination of the responsibility that could result in rejection for contract award or even more serious consequences.

The complete Request For Proposals may be obtained free of charge at our website www.cdta.org (Click on “About CDTA”, then on “Doing Business with CDTA”) on or after July 10, 2020. Only vendors who complete the online vendor registration form will be able to access the RFP.


REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS 18677
PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND PLANNING SERVICES FOR FARE COLLECTION
SYSTEM REPLACEMENT PROJECT

The City of Detroit, Office of Contracting and Procurement (OCP) requests proposals from qualified firms to provide Project Management And Planning Services For Fare Collection System Replacement Project. Proposals must be received on or before 4:00 p.m. (EST), August 14, 2020 and are to be submitted in accordance with Request for Proposals (RFP) 18677 dated July 15, 2020. There Will Be No Public Opening Of The Proposals.

All questions related to the RFP must be submitted through the Oracle e-procurement system on or before 4:00 p.m. (EST), Monday, July 27, 2020. Answers will be available via Oracle. Respondents must be registered in the City of Detroit’s Oracle supplier database in order to submit a proposal. Registration can be completed at www.Detroitmi.gov/Supplier.

The City of Detroit reserves the right to postpone, accept or reject any or all proposals, in whole or in part, at its discretion, subject to the rules and regulations set forth by the City of Detroit, the State of Michigan and the Federal Transit Administration. Firms or individuals whose names appear on the U.S. Comptroller General’s list of ineligible contractors will not be considered. The City of Detroit affirmatively assures that no proposer will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, age, disability, religion, ancestry, marital status, national origin, place of birth or sexual orientation. The successful proposer will be required to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

For a copy of the RFP, interested parties must download a copy through Oracle.
Pamela L. Crump
(313) 670-2018

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