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Skilled Trades Positions

MTA NYC TRANSIT IS LOOKING FOR TEMPORARY:

HVAC Mechanics (Heating and Air Conditioning)
Ventilation & Drainage Mechanics
Elevator & Escalator Mechanics


Temporary Transit Electro Mechanical Maintainer (TEMM) positions to be filled immediately.

We offer: paid vacation/sick days/holidays, pension plan, comprehensive health plan, deferred compensation plan, and free NYC Transit transportation pass.

The starting salary is $28.1888 per hour for a 40-hour work week, plus night and weekend pay differentials. Hourly rate is subject to change.

Qualifying Requirements:

Education and Experience Requirement:

  • Two years of journey-level (fully trained and competent mechanic) experience in the:
  • Installation, repair and maintenance of industrial, commercial or domestic air conditioning units or commercial refrigeration equipment or heating systems in buildings; or
  • Installation, repair and maintenance of heavy duty electro mechanical equipment such as pumps, ventilating fans, air compressors, sewage ejectors, cranes, and related electro-mechanical controls or motors; or
  • Installation, repair, maintenance and construction of elevator and escalators and their components; or
  • Installation, repair and maintenance of heavy duty electrical equipment, such as generators, motors, rectifiers and transformers; or
  • Installation, maintenance, and overhaul of heavy duty pneumatic or hydraulic equipment, gasoline or diesel engines and their components.

The two years of journey-level experience must be preceded by either:

    • Graduation from a vocational high school, post-secondary trade/technical school or college with a major in electrical, electronic, or electro-mechanical technology; or
    • 2 years of full-time experience as a mechanic’s helper, apprentice or trainee performing the work describe in “1” through “5” above.

Driver License Requirement:

TEMM (Heating and Air Conditioning) or TEMM (Elevator and Escalator) positions:

  • At the time of appointment, you must possess a motor vehicle driver license valid in the State of New York. If you have moving violations, license suspension, or an accident record you may be disqualified.

TEMM (Ventilation and Drainage) positions:

  • At the time of appointment, you must have a Class B Commercial Driver License (CDL) valid in the State of New York with an endorsement for hazardous materials and no restrictions that would disqualify you from performing the duties of the position; or
  • A motor vehicle driver license valid in the State of New York and a learner permit for a Class B Commercial Driver License (CDL) valid in the State of New York with an endorsement for hazardous materials and no restrictions that would disqualify you from performing the duties of the position.

To apply, send a detailed resume that includes dates of employment and any certifications/education you earned in the trade to: Exams9@nyct.com

To be considered for a permanent civil service position, an applicant must take and pass a civil service examination.

MTA NYC Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Title: Car Inspector & Road Car Inspector

Department: Subways

Salary: The Salary for Car Inspector is $30.2255 per hour for a 40 hour work week.

Posting Number: CI&RCIW

Location: Throughout New York City

Last Date: Open

Responsibilities: CI’s make repairs on New York City Transit’s subway cars including subway car body electrical, electronic, mechanical and pneumatic equipment, truck equipment, body and truck brake rigging, electrical and pneumatic brake equipment, subway car bodies and associated fixtures, air conditioning and heating equipment, and electrical and electronic control and motor equipment. RCI’s, detect trouble on any part of New York City Transit’s multiple-unit subway cars and subway service cars on the road and in terminals

Exper. & Educ.: Two years of full-time experience as a journey-level mechanic (i.e., a fully trained, knowledgeable, experienced, proficient and competent mechanic), working from drawings, performing troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of large heavy duty electromechanical, electric or electronic equipment and machinery; or the electrical inspection, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of multiple-unit electrical railroad cars or diesel-electric locomotives. PLUS two additional years as an electrical/electronic/electro-mechanical helper OR a degree in electrical/electronic/electromechanical technology. Driver License Requirement: (For Road Car Inspector appointments only) At the time of appointment, you must possess a motor vehicle driver license valid in the State of New York. If you have serious moving violations, license suspension or an accident record, you may be disqualified.

Desired Skills:

TO APPLY, REFER TO JOB REQUISITION # & SEND TWO COPIES OF (RESUME & COVER LETTER) TO: (If you are a current NYC Transit employee, please include your PASS NUMBER at the top of your resume)

Exams3@nyct.com

Applicants must file for and pass the Road Car Inspector/Car Inspector exam in order to be considered for permanent Civil Service status. 



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