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Exam Schedule for MTA Jobs

Updated Jul 1, 2022
See the schedule of upcoming examinations for jobs at the MTA.

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  • Requirements to complete the exam
  • Application instructions
  • Expected test dates
  • Other exam-specific test information

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Current open applications

Bus Operator

  • Exam Number: 2611, 2612, 2613, 2614, 3600, and 3601
  • Agency: New York City Transit
  • Application period: 3/1/2022-8/31/2022
  • See the Notice of Examination(FILING POSTPONED. We apologize for the inconvenience.) 

Bus Maintainer Chassis (Auto Mechanic)

Special note

Transit Cleaner is expected to open for application filing later this month.  Please check back weekly for updated information regarding this and other employment opportunities.  

Upcoming exam schedule

Agency

Exam

Exam Title

Exam Type

Application Period

NYT

3602

Revenue Equipment Maintainer

OC

8/1/2022 – 9/15/2022

MTB

3400

Bus Maintainer Chassis (Auto Mechanic)

PRO

8/1/2022 – 9/15/2022

MAB

3201

Plant & Equipment Maintainer (Electrical)

Assignment

8/1/2022 – 9/15/2022

MAB

3200

Dispatcher (OA)

PRO

8/1/2022 – 9/15/2022

MAB

3101

Bus Maintainer Chassis (Auto Mechanic)

PRO

8/1/2022 – 9/15/2022

MTB/MAB

3301/3100

Cleaner/Maintainer’s Helper (Mechanic’s Helper)

OC

9/1/2022 – 10/15/2022

NYT

3700

Bus Maintainer- Group A (Auto Body Technician)

PRO

9/1/2022 – 10/15/2022

NYT

3701

Elevator & Escalator Maintainer

PRO

9/1/2022 – 10/15/2022

NYT

3702

Maintenance Supervisor (Structures Group A-Carpentry (Carpentry Supervisor)

PRO

9/1/2022 – 10/15/2022

NYT

3703

Supervisor (Stations)

PRO

9/1/2022 – 10/15/2022

NYT

3704

Train Service Supervisor

PRO

9/1/2022 – 10/15/2022

NYT

3705

Bus Maintainer- Group B (Auto Mechanic)

PRO

9/1/2022 – 10/15/2022

NYT

3603

Transit Electrical Helper

OC

9/1/2022 – 10/15/2022

MAB

3102

Plant & Equipment Maintainer (Electrical)

OC

9/1/2022 – 10/15/2022

NYT

3604

Bus Maintainer, Group A (Auto Body Technician)

OC

10/3/2022 - 11/15/2022

NYT

3605

Bus Maintainer- Group B (Auto Mechanic)

OC

10/3/2022 - 11/15/2022

NYT

3706

Maintenance Supervisor (Structures- Group C-Iron Work (Iron Work Supervisor)

PRO

10/3/2022 - 11/15/2022

NYT

3707

Maintenance Supervisor (Structures- Group E-Plumbing)

PRO

10/3/2022 - 11/15/2022

NYT

3606

Power Distribution Maintainer

OC

11/1/2022 – 12/15/2022

NYT

3607

Station Agent

OC

11/1/2022 – 12/15/2022

NYT

3708

Conductor

PRO

11/1/2022 – 12/15/2022

MAB

3103

Plant & Equipment Maintainer (HVAC)

OC

11/1/2022 – 12/15/2022

NYT

3608

Fare Enforcement Agent

OC

12/1/2022 – 01/15/2023

NYT

3609

Structure Maintainer – Group E (Plumber)

OC

12/1/2022 – 01/15/2023

NYT

3709

Dispatcher (Surface Transportation)

PRO

12/1/2022 – 01/15/2023

NYT

3710

Power Distribution Maintainer

PRO

12/1/2022 – 01/15/2023

MAB

3202

Plant & Equipment Maintainer (HVAC)

Assignment

12/1/2022 – 01/15/2023

This schedule is subject to change.