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This web portal is maintained by the Systems Planning Office of the Florida Department of Transportation. It is designed to serve as a central location for the exchange and sharing of data, information and ideas among the transportation modelers in Florida. We hope you will find it useful and visit often.
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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

FDOT District 5 - Job Announcement - ISD Transportation Specialist VII

FDOT District 5 currently has a vacant position for an ISD Transportation Specialist VII located in the Environmental Management Office. Please visit the following link to view the position description on People First: Vacant Position. Applicants must apply online by Wednesday, November 19, 2014

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
  • Prepares Transportation Systems and Design traffic projections, design factors project traffic demand and Equivalent Loading Accumulations for pavements design, roadway and bridge design, Project Development & Environmental Studies and traffic operations and safety studies. Develops and maintains a variety of methodologies and techniques for preparing traffic projects for a variety of needs and situations; prepare traffic projection; develop and apply quality control checks and measures for traffic projections; Review the reasonableness and accuracy of traffic projects from other sources.
  • Provides technical support for Florida Standard Urban Transportation Model Structure (FSUTMS) resources for the statewide Model Task Force (MTF), modeling users groups, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) district office and Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) agencies.
  • Provides MPO'S and other local planning agencies technical training assistance for highway, transit and freight statewide, regional and urban transportation models.

  • Develops and coordinates transportation modeling, land use (growth management) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) integration methodologies to provide technical support for MPO and district transportation plans update.

  • Performs duties related to strategic planning, resource allocation, staff modeling, leadership techniques, and production methods.
  • Provides consultation and expert advice to Department of Transportation (DOT) staff, municipal, county and other governmental agencies on technical, systems-related, or process related topics to the development of land use studies, capacity analysis, trip generation, conceptual and geometric design.

  • Monitors modeling programs, approves funding, tasks, scopes, and confirms the disposition of awards, and other agreements. Reviews Level of Service Analyses, Right-of Way and other transportation facility needs assessments. Develops and refines urban area models used in travel forecasting. Reviews and analyzes the output of computer models as necessary for other responsibilities
  • Manages contracts, including scope development, contract negotiations, product review, invoices approval, and consultant evaluation. Processes procurement services invoices. Researches and recommends purchases to management related to modeling.
    Serves as liaison to consultant engineer, planners, City, County and other State Agencies on planning-related issues such as the development of Long Range Transportation Plans invoices.
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Download Webinar - FSUTMS Training: Introduction to Cube Cloud

The presentation slides and the session recording of the FSUTMS Webinar: Introduction to Cube Cloud given on October 15, 2014 are now available online.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

FSUTMS Webinar Series: Introduction to Cube Cloud

Join us for a FSUTMS Training webinar on October 15, 2014, on Cube Cloud.

Topics will include:
  • Guidelines for preparing models to be uploaded to the Cloud

  • Exporting and uploading your model to the Cloud using Cube

  • Performing model runs using the Cube Cloud website

  • Data analyzing on Cube Cloud

  • Sharing your model using web-based administration functions

Introduction to Cube Cloud
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM EDT

Reserve your webinar seat now at: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/913743434

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

FSUTMS Modeling Training Schedule - Now Posted

The new FSUTMS Modeling Training Schedule is now posted online. The following courses are currently being offered:

  1. FSUTMS Transit Modeling Workshop - June 16 - 19, 2014 - Fort Lauderdale, FL

  2. FSUTMS Comprehensive Modeling Workshop - June 23 - 27, 2014 - Fort Lauderdale, FL

  3. FSUTMS Cube Avenue (DTA) Workshop - July 1 - July 2 - Tampa, FL

  4. FSUTMS Model Calibration - July 14 - 17 - Orlando, FL


Detailed information about each workshop is provided on the Training & Meeting Registration webpage.
Monday, March 17, 2014

Florida Model Task Force Meeting

The Florida Model Task Force Meeting will take place on March 25 - 27, 2014 in Orlando, FL. This meeting will serve as a great opportunity for us to follow up on ideas and implementation strategies for future modeling efforts that were discussed at our last full Model Task Force meeting.
MTF Registration


Meeting Details:

March 25-27, 2014 - Florida Model Task Force Meeting
Begins at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday and ends at Noon on Thursday

Meeting Location / Hotel Information
Embassy Suites - Int'l Drive/Jamaican Court
8250 Jamaican Court, Orlando, FL 32819
Reservation Number: 1-800-327-9797
Hotel Rate: $123.00; Special Rate Deadline: March 15, 2014
Group Code: DOT or Model Task Force Meeting
Online Hotel Reservation Link


Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Miami-Dade MPO - Job Announcement - Two Transportation Systems Analyst Positions

MIAMI-DADE METROPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION (MPO) is currently recruiting for the following positions:

MPO Transportation Systems Analyst (Modeling/Transit)
Job Opening No. 20870
MPO Transportation Systems Analyst (LRTP/TIP/Freight)
Job Opening No. 20871

The Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Miami Urbanized Area guides the transportation planning process in Miami-Dade County, Florida. Federal Statutes mandate the establishment of MPO's as a precondition for the flow of federal transportation funds to urban areas. The Miami-Dade MPO was established in 1977 under Chapter 163 of the Florida Statutes. One of its major roles is to ensure conformance with federal and state laws and regulations. The MPO approves all federally required transportation plans for the deployment of highways, mass transit, and other surface transportation facilities and services in the metropolitan area. The MPO works closely with other transportation entities serving the area and with the various municipalities in the County.

This is professional level transportation planning and administrative work. Employees in this class perform a variety of technical and administrative tasks related to managing of transportation planning studies, providing technical support, analysis and conducting long and short range planning tasks, and performing administrative functions related to the citizen's committees. Employees are expected to assist the senior manager's level in the development of the MPO technical program, as well as maintaining an ongoing liaison with county, state and federal departments and the general public.

Applicants must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Urban, Regional or Transportation Planning and a minimum of four years of professional experience in transportation planning and/or related field is required. Master's Degree may substitute for two years of the required experience. Applicants must apply online by Saturday, March 8, 2014 at http://www.miamidade.gov/jobs.


Ways to Apply:
Go to the following website and type in "MPO" under Quick Search to access these positions:
Miami Dade Careers

Go to http://www.miamidade.gov/humanresources/jobs.asp to access the main Human Resources site.

MPO Job Announcement-Transportation Systems Analysts
Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Panhandle Transportation Applications and FSUTMS Users Group Meeting - March 6, 2014


Agenda

  • Northwest Florida Regional Transportation Model - Status Update by Daniel Beaty

  • Rural I-10 Master Plan Update - Status Update by Virgie Bowen

  • Access Management and Site Impact Analysis Handbooks - Status Update by Gary Sokolow

  • Origin and Destination Study Presentation by Bill King of Airsage

  • Discussion or other issues related to the Panhandle Users Group


Date & Time
March 6, 2014, 1:30-3:30 PM CDT

Location
DOT District 3 Design Conference Room
1074 US Hwy 90
Chipley, Florida 32428


For additional information please contact: Linda Little, (850) 330-1217,
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