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Exam Schedule for MTA Jobs

Updated Sep 16, 2021
See the schedule of upcoming examinations for jobs at the MTA.

Note: The MTA exam information center, located in the lobby of 180 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201, is currently closed.

Exam-related questions can be emailed to examsunit@nyct.com. No unscheduled in-person business will be conducted at 180 Livingston street. We apologize for any inconvenience.

If you need assistance submitting an exam application online, please refer to the online application guide. If you encounter problems submitting an exam fee payment online, please refer to the online payment tutorial.

Please click on an exam’s title below during the application period to view the Notice of Examination (NOE), which contains key details, including:

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

Current Open Applications

Bus Maintainer Chassis

Promotion to Maintenance Supervisor (Structures - Group H)

Light Maintainer

Upcoming MTA Bus Company exams

Promotion to Bus Maintainer Chassis

  • Exam number: 2401
  • Application period: October 8-26, 2021

Upcoming New York City Transit exams

Promotion to Light Maintainer

  • Exam number: 2702
  • Application period: October 8-26, 2021

Promotion to Bus Maintainer - Group B

  • Exam number: 2710
  • Application period: October 8-26, 2021

Promotion to Maintenance Supervisor (Structures) - Group D

  • Exam number: 2703
  • Application period: October 8-26, 2021

Promotion to Maintenance Supervisor (Ventilation and Drainage) 

  • Exam number: 2704
  • Application period: October 8-26, 2021

Promotion to Maintenance Supervisor (Elevators and Escalators)

  • Exam number: 2705
  • Application period: November 5-23, 2021

Promotion to Power Maintainer - Group B

  • Exam number: 2706
  • Application period: November 5-23, 2021

Power Distribution Maintainer

  • Exam number: 2603
  • Application period: November 5-23, 2021

Promotion to Maintenance Supervisor (Lighting)

  • Exam number: 2707
  • Application period: December 3-21, 2021

Promotion to Maintenance Supervisor (Structures - Group B)

  • Exam number: 2708
  • Application period: December 3-21, 2021

Collecting Agent

  • Exam number: 2604
  • Application period: December 3-21, 2021

Promotion to Power Distribution Maintainer

  • Exam number: 2709
  • Application period: December 3-21, 2021