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 Job Information 
  Job Title: #0713 - Substation Maintainer Trainee
  Category: Electrical Maintenance
  Career Center: External
  City/Town: Philadelphia
  Location: Maintenance Group
  Type of Assignment: Permanent
  Position Type: Full Time
  Start Date: 7/24/2013
  End Date: 7/31/2013

 Job Description 
SEPTA has immediate openings for Substation Maintainer Trainees in their Subway/Light Rail Power Department. Substation Maintainers operate, maintain, repair and install high voltage AC and DC electrical systems and equipment in traction power substations, and at various locations throughout the Subway/Light Rail Power System. Successful applicants will enter a comprehensive training program and upon successful completion be eligible for promotion to the position of traction Power Substation Maintainer.

Starting salary is $25.91/hour

Applicants must be high school graduate(or equivalent) with a minimum of two years technical school training for an electrical or electronics craft and possess a valid Class C drivers license.

Work experience maintaining and/or repairing high voltage AC and DC electrical systems desired.

Substation Maintainers are expected to have their own tools and are required to work nights and weekends.

Successful applicants must satisfactorily complete pre-employment qualification testing.

To complement the salary, SEPTA offers an excellent benefits package, which includes Medical, Prescription, Dental, and Vision coverage as well as a free employee pass on all modes of SEPTA Transportation.

SEPTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity