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Skilled trades positions at the MTA

Updated Sep 13, 2023

People are the core of what keeps our systems moving and we are always hiring for skilled trade positions. Working for the MTA is an opportunity to obtain unparalleled experience and will be a part of your career trajectory that you won’t forget.

To apply, please visit the MTA's Jobs portal, and search for the Job ID for the position you want to apply for. Follow the application instructions on screen.

Electro-mechanical positions (provisional)

Car Inspector (Subway Car Mechanic)

Elevator & Escalator Maintainer

Elevator & Escalator Specialist

Senior Stationary Engineer

Track Equipment Maintainer

Ventilation & Drainage Maintainer

Electronics positions (provisional)

 Electronic Equipment Maintainer

Revenue Equipment Maintainer

Construction trades (provisional)

Heating & Air Conditioning Maintainer (HVAC Mechanic)

Light Maintainer (Electrician)

 Structure Maintainer – Group A (Carpenter)

Structure Maintainer – Group B (Mason) 

Structured Maintainer – Group D (Sheetmetal)

Structure Maintainer – Group E (Plumber)