WTS San Francisco Bay Area

Mailing Address
1714 Franklin Street #100-146
Oakland, CA 94612-3409

2019 MENTORING PROGRAM

2019 Mentoring Program Taking Applications for Apprentices and Mentors!

 

The WTS SF Bay Area Chapter is seeking participants for its 2019 Mentoring Program. It's easy to apply and, most of all, rewarding!

 

Those seeking mentorship should review the eligibility and application submission requirements below. Then, fill out the application.

Interested mentors will have the opportunity to share your knowledge and experience with less experienced members. Both men and women are encouraged to participate! Mentors generally have 10+ years of experience in the field. Contact Co-Chairs if you’re interested in learning more about becoming a mentor.

 

 

Apprentice Applications due Friday, December 14, 2018

 

About the Mentoring Program

 

  • Mentees are paired with a mentor based on their responses in the application and work together to design a custom tailored curriculum of professional growth for each mentee.

  • Enjoy group seminars every other month with top transportation professionals from our region to discuss topics that cover a critical range of professional needs that will enrich the experience of both mentors and mentees.  Topics may include: Navigating your career path, balancing personal and professional life, public speaking, possible tours and field events.

 

Apprentice Eligibility Criteria:

 

  • Member of the WTS San Francisco Bay Area Chapter (Membership is required if you are accepted into the program. However, you do not need to be a current member in order to apply).

  • Three-Plus (3+) years of experience in the transportation industry, preferred but not mandatory;

  • Demonstrate potential for leadership development; and,

  • Ability to make a 1-year commitment encompassing 2-4 hours/month to the program beginning January 2018. This obligation consists of attending bi-monthly group meetings during the evening and meeting regularly with your mentor.


Apprentice Application Requirements:

 

If you have any questions, please contact:

Nancy Mathison @ nancy.mathison@arup.com

Monica Munowitch @ monica.munowitch@sfmta.com