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Transit Railcar Technology Specialist Intern

Job ID: 6754
Business Unit: New York City Transit
Location: Brooklyn, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Provisional
Department: NYC Transit Authority
Date Posted: Apr 2, 2024


Job Information:

Title & Requisition Number: Transit Railcar Technology Specialist Intern (Requisition #: 6754)

First Date of Posting: 04/02/2024

Last Date of Filing: 04/16/2024

Authority: TA

Department: Subways

Division/Unit: Car Equipment

Reports To: General Superintendent

Locations: Emergency Response Facility 65 Commercial Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222

Hours of work: 8AM 4PM

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: $64,608 - $68,034


The incumbent will assist in planning and implementing the inspection and testing of railcar equipment/ technologies; assist in preparing written reports, analyzing results and making recommendations to ensure the quality of railcar systems. Develop and maintain electronic data bases and files pertaining to all DCE vehicles (Fuel Reports, weekly mileage sheets, vehicle inspections, Fuel card distribution, etc.). Develop and maintain data bases related to the repair/replacement of computer hardware, printers and telephones installed in DCE Emergency Response (57) field locations and ERU Facility. Develop and maintain electronic data bases for tracking and ensuring all Dept. of Traffic Summons issued to DCE vehicles are paid in a timely manner or dismissed. (Red light violations, Speed Zone violations Parking tickets etc.) Develop and maintain electronic data bases and files related to Supervisory field inspection and RCI inspections as well as develop, order supplies and materials.

Education and Experience:

A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a major sequence of courses in electrical, mechanical, civil, transportation or computer engineering or electrical/electronic technology.

Desired Skills:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Power Apps, Power Automate, Java Script

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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