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Signals Maintainer Trainee (0765)

Category:  Electrical Maintenance (power dist./signals/comm)
Facility: 
City:  Philadelphia
Date:  Oct 9, 2021
Req ID:  817

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) is the sixth largest transportation system in the United States, with a vast network of fixed route services including bus, subway/elevated, trackless trolley, light rail, and commuter rail serving a 2,200 square mile service region.

We are seeking candidates for the position of Signals Maintainer Trainee (0765) in both City Transit and Regional Rail.  

IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Those educated and knowledgeable in areas of electrical or electrical-mechanical maintenance are invited to apply for the Signal Trainee Program which is a two- year training program.
The comprehensive training received prepares the student for promotion into a Signal Maintainer position. Signal Trainees/ Maintainers repair, maintain and test signals including cable, electrical and mechanical equipment apparatus on Septa's City, Suburban and Regional Railroad lines

Compensation Data

Hourly rates of pay:- $28.56/hr.- $31.09/hr. 

OVERALL DESCRIPTION

Repair, maintain and test signals including cable, electrical and mechanical equipment apparatus on SEPTA's City Transit or Suburban Transit, or Regional Railroad Transit rail lines.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILTIES

  1. Repair, maintain and test signals including cable, electrical and mechanical equipment apparatus on SEPTA's City Transit or Suburban Transit rail lines.
  2. Performs other duties as assigned.

ADDITIONAL SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILTIES

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Valid driver's license and access to a car required.
  • Must possess a minimum of two years in the electrical or mechanical/electrical fields or a two-year technical school degree in electrical or mechanical disciplines.
  • Must be knowledgeable in areas of electrical or electrical-mechanical maintenance.
  • Must successfully complete written test in the areas of electricity and electronics.
  • Must be willing to work various hours and shifts, which include weekends and holidays.

SEPTA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. 


Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia