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

Current Job Opportunities

 Job Information 
  Job Title: Job#1160 - Building Structural Welder
  Category: Building Trades
  Career Center: External
  City/Town: Philadelphia
  Location: Maintenance Group
  Type of Assignment: Permanent
  Position Type: Full Time
  Start Date: 2/6/2019
  End Date: 2/27/2019

 Job Description 
SEPTA has immediate openings for Buildings Structural Welders in its Regional Rail Division.
Applicants must be proficient with proven work experience in performing electric arc welding in all positions and satisfactorily complete welding test plates according to specifications
Must be able to work with blue prints, sketches and perform all necessary layout work for the fabrication and erection of various Railroad structures including bridges, canopies, stairways, railing, and wire support structures along with the repair of various mechanical equipment.
Applicant must be able to work at various heights associated with the duties required for the repair of SEPTA Railroad structures and equipment.
Must be proficient with acetylene cutting torch, pneumatic and electric tools.
Must possess all hand tools for the position
Will be on call for emergency situations and be able to work in all kinds of weather conditions.
Applicant must satisfactorily complete written qualification test to be considered for the position, along with possessing a valid driver's license and high school diploma or GED.
The starting salary is $21.66/hour with top rate of $30.95/hour after 3 years.
SEPTA offers a competitive benefits plan.
SEPTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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.