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Exam Schedule for MTA Jobs

Updated Oct 3, 2022
See the schedule of upcoming examinations for jobs at the MTA.

IMPORTANT:

Paper Exam applications will not be distributed in person. You must apply online during the Exam application filing period.

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.

Exam-related questions can be emailed to examsunit@nyct.com.

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

To change your contact information:

Email us at examsunit@nyct.com with the subject line "CONTACT INFO UPDATE". If you are a Transit Employee, you should also submit the request to the BSC via the Employee Portal at www.mymta.info.

If you are on an established Civil Service list, you must also keep your contact information current with NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) via email at oasys@dcas.nyc.gov. You may miss a chance for appointment or promotion if DCAS does not have your correct contact information or SSN. For more information, please refer to the Special Circumstances guide.

Current open applications

Promotion to Bus Maintainer - Group A

Promotion to Elevator and Escalator Maintainer

Promotion to Maintenance Supervisor (Structures - Group A)

Promotion to Train Service Supervisor

Promotion to Bus Maintainer - Group B

Transit Electrical Helper

Plant and Equipment Maintainer (Electrical)

Stations Supervisor

We are experiencing technical issues with the exams scheduled to open for filing on 10/01/2022. We are working on resolving the issue.  Please check back tonight or tomorrow.

Promotion to Dispatcher (Surface Transportation) - re-opened

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

Bus Maintainer, Group A (Auto Body Technician)

Bus Maintainer, Group B (Auto Mechanic)

Promotion to Maintenance Supervisor (Structures - Group C)

Revenue Equpiment Maintainer (Electronics Technician)

Upcoming exam schedule

Agency

Exam

Exam Title

Exam Type

Application Period

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

Plant & Equipment Maintainer (HVAC)

OC

11/1/2022-12/15/2022

NYT

3607

Station Agent

OC

11/1/2022-12/15/2022

B&T

3611

Maintainer (Bridges and Tunnels)

OC

12/15/2022 - 01/15/2023

NYT

3710

Power Distribution Maintainer

PRO

12/15/2022 - 01/15/2023

NYT

3709

Dispatcher (Surface Transportation)

PRO

12/15/2022 - 01/15/2023

NYT

3609

Structure Maintainer – Group E (Plumber)

OR

12/15/2022 - 01/15/2023

MAB

3202

Plant & Equipment Maintainer (HVAC)

Assignment

12/15/2022 - 01/15/2023

This schedule is subject to change.