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Electrical Engineer I - III

Job ID: 4267
Business Unit: New York City Transit
Location: Brooklyn, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Provisional
Department: NYC Transit Authority
Date Posted: Feb 2, 2024


Job Information: 4267 

Title: Electrical Engineering I -III 

First Date of Posting: 02/02/2024 

Last Date of Filing: 02/23/2024 

Authority: TA 

Department: Subways 

Division Unit: Elevators and Escalators 

Reports To: Superintendent/ACO 

Location: 130 Livingston St  

Hours of work: Various  


This position on the NYC Transit payroll is competitive and is eligible for the 55-a Program.  This position is open to qualified persons who are eligible for the 55-a Program.  Please indicate in your cover letter and in the upper right corner of your resume that you would like to be considered for the position under the 55-a Program.  For detailed information regarding the 55-a Program, please visit the following link 



Salary Range:   

Electrical Engineering I: $85,147- $107,227 

Electrical Engineering II: $101,229- $122,295 

Electrical Engineering III: $113,239- $133,496 



This position is responsible for project management duties for multiple multi-million-dollar Capital and Operating projects. Responsibilities will include preparation, review and comment on contract documents, coordinate and liaising with DOS, MTA C&D, internal and external stakeholders  on all aspects of project management (RFI’s, AWO’s, inspections, testing, submittals, O&M manuals, training, warranty claims, invoices etc.); field visits to ascertain project activities and status; assisting  management with technical aspects of the projects;  Monitor project performance against established baselines and pursue opportunities for improved performance.  


Identify project issues and risks and ensure timely resolution and mitigation. Recommend solutions to management for the resolution of critical issues.  Manage project activities to allow for minimal impact on agency operations and the public.  


Ensure project activities are following established requirements and in adherence to all relevant standards, guidelines, codes, regulations, policies, and procedures. 


Education and Experience: 

A valid New York State Professional Engineer’s License and four years of full‐time 

experience in electrical engineering.  A master’s degree in electrical engineering from 

an accredited college will be accepted as equivalent to one year of the full‐time experience 

in electrical engineering. 


Special Note: 

In addition to above qualification requirements, to be eligible for placement in 

Assignment Levels II and III, individuals must have at least one year within the last 

three years of experience as a major contributor or a project leader on a complex project 

requiring additional and specific expertise in the disciplines needed to design or construct 

the project.  


Desired Skills: 

                      Excellent organizational, oral and written communication skills.  

                      Strong familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).  

                      Excellent decision-making skills.  

                      Basic understanding of elevator systems and escalator systems. 


Selection Method: 

Based on evaluation of education, skills, experience, and interview. 


All appointments, with the exception of the Department of Subways employees on MABSTOA payroll, will be made on the NYCT payroll. 


Other Information: 

Pursuant to the New York State Public Officers Law & the MTA Code of Ethics, all employees who hold a policymaking position must file an Annual Statement of Financial Disclosure (FDS) with the NYS Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government (the “Commission”). 


Equal Employment Opportunity: 

MTA and its subsidiary and affiliated agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers, including with respect to veteran status and individuals with disabilities. The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and abilities, including military service members, to apply. 

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