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 Job Information 
  Job Title: #0840/ #0841 - Rail Vehicle Electrical/ Electronic Maintainers
  Category: Electrical Mtce. (power dist./signals/comm)
  Career Center: External
  City/Town: Philadelphia
  Location: Maintenance Group
  Type of Assignment: Permanent
  Position Type: Full Time
  Start Date: 5/31/2018
  End Date: 12/31/2019

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

 Job Description 
   
 
SEPTA is currently seeking Rail Vehicle Electrical/Electronic Maintainers in our Railroad Division for current and future openings. We are recruiting for individuals within the Specialist Class (0840) and First Class (0841)levels. Also, we will recruit for City Transit Division as openings occur.

These positions are responsible for the inspection, adjustment, repair/replacement and overhaul of rail vehicles and related accessories. Successful candidates will inspect to determine extent of repair or replacement of parts required; perform layout work; make wiring diagrams indicating new or relocated circuits; install wiring hookups, and rewire damaged or burnt-out circuits.

Requirements include:

At least one year of experience in the repair, rewiring, testing and replacement of electric and electronic controls, current collection and associated accessories. Experience on rail vehicle equipment preferred but not required.

High School Diploma or equivalent and valid driver's license is required.

Technical school and/or military training in relevant area a plus.

Knowledge of National Electrical Code, and ability to read and work from drawings and schematics a must.

Own related hand tools.

Selected applicants must also pass a written qualifying test to be administered at a future date.

Rail Vehicle Electrical/Electronic Maintainers in the Regional Rail Division start at 28.63/hour with an increase to $31.82/hour after 3 years. Employees in our Railroad Division are covered by the Railroad Retirement Program.

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.



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.