Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority Serving Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties

Current Job Opportunities

 Job Information 
  Job Title: #0881 - Motor (Induction Equipment) Mechanic
  Category: Vehicle Mechanic (bus, rail car)
  Career Center: External
  City/Town: Philadelphia
  Location: Maintenance Group
  Type of Assignment: Permanent
  Position Type: Full Time
  Start Date: 4/16/2019
  End Date: 7/16/2019

 Additional Information 
  Degree Required: None
  Years of Work Experience: 1

 Job Description 
SEPTA has an immediate opening for AC/DC Motor Repairpersons on our rail vehicles. The AC/DC Motor Repairpersons will perform maintenance and repair on all rotating and static electrical induction apparatus, such as motors, generators, armatures, coils, alternators, reactors, shunts and transformers.

We are seeking Motor Repairpersons with at least one year of proven experience working on AC/DC motor mechanicals such as bearings and lubrication with extensive experience in the maintaining of electromagnetic induction type components or systems.

Successful applicants must also proficient in reading schematics, prints and other electrical documents with an understanding of electrical and electronic theory and practices.

A valid driver's license and a high school diploma or equivalent is required with vocational training in electrical/mechanical training courses. Any equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be acceptable.

*Selected candidates must pass written qualifications test. Evening test dates will be available.

Starting Salary is $28.60/hr with an increase to $31.77/hour after one year.

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 committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.