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General Superintendent, Infrastructure

Job ID: 5791
Business Unit: New York City Transit
Location: Manhattan, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: Maintenance Of Way
Date Posted: Feb 21, 2024


Job Information:    

Title: General Superintendent, Infrastructure (Requisition #: 5791)   

First Date of Posting: 02/06/2024   

Last Date of Filing: 02/20/2024   

Authority: TA   

Department: Subways   

Division/Unit: MOW-Infrastructure   

Reports To: Assistant Chief Infrastructure Officer   

Location: 50 Cozine Avenue, Brooklyn, NY   

Hours of work: 7am – 3pm   



Salary Range (Grade B/839): $109,876 (Min) - $173,675 (Max)   

UTLO Compression Rate: $149,050   



Directs a subdivision in the inspection, repair, and maintenance of a section of NYC Transit’s 827 miles of rapid transit structural components and related equipment. Provides direction to personnel in the construction of facilities. Develops monthly and annual material requirement plans. Ensures timely acquisition and distribution of material. Develops strategic plans to enable division to better utilize limited material and workforce resources. Inspects multi-million-dollar Capital Construction projects. Directs emergency response by infrastructure personnel. Makes on-site evaluation of emergency situations and recommends appropriate level and type of response required. Develops action plan to minimize service disruptions. Oversees maintenance and repair operations to ensure personnel adherence to safety policies and procedures.   


Education and Experience:   


A Baccalaureate degree in Engineering and eight (8) years of related experience, and five (5) years of experience in a managerial/supervisory capacity; OR   


A satisfactory equivalent combination of education and experience.   


Desired Skills:   

  • Extensive knowledge of inspection, maintenance and repair of various structural components, including rapid transit stations, tunnels, underriver tubes, and Transit buildings and facilities, high- and low-pressure plants, pumps, air conditioning plants and boilers, emergency ventilation systems and emergency exits.
  • Knowledge of project management.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply managerial skills.


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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