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Mechanic B - Electrician

Company: NJ Transit
Location: Hoboken
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

Forbes List of America's Best Employers 2022, 2023, & 2024 Do you have at least 5 or more years of electrical experience in residential, commercial or industrial environments? If so, then move forward with us! At NJ TRANSIT, you will join us in transforming the third-largest transportation agency in North America. We are committed to delivering safe and reliable service that transports our customers to their destinations on time-and interested in hiring skilled individuals with a passion for learning to make it all possible. Mechanic B-Electrician positions are located throughout New Jersey including Hoboken, Summary Mechanic B-Electrical Shop Electricians conduct general and specialized installation, maintenance and repair on various types of electrical equipment. Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Must present one of the following: New Jersey Electrical License, Certificate of Completion of Apprenticeship Electrician from the NJ Department of Labor Office of Apprenticeship OR five (5) years of electrical experience in commercial, industrial and/or residential environments.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents, wiring diagrams, schematics, construction drawings, etc.
  • Experience with troubleshooting and repairing electrical systems.
  • Must pass New Jersey Transit's Electrician Aptitude Test.
  • Present a valid driver's license and High School Diploma or GED.
  • Successfully pass the pre-screening process including drug test, physical, and criminal, employer, and driving background checks. Education, Experience, and Qualifications:
    • Installing low or medium voltage equipment, panels, motors, controls, etc.
    • Installation, maintenance, and repair of electronic systems, PLC's, Controllers, Computers, Alarms, PA's, etc.
    • Test equipment such as multi-meters, insulation testing, phasing, etc.
    • Using and understanding code requirements, including NEC, NESC, OSHA, IEEE, NFPA, etc.
    • Prior railroad, transportation, or military experience Physical Requirements
      • Stoop, bend, crawl, balance, climb, kneel
      • Be exposed to equipment that intensifies the heat factor on an occasional basis
      • Wear protective equipment such as hardhat, safety glasses, and safety-toe boots At NJ Transit you will enjoy a competitive salary and excellent benefit package:
        • Advancement Opportunities and Wage Progression
        • Comprehensive Family Health Insurance - Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision
        • Flexible Spending Account
        • Paid Leave and Paid Time Off (personal, sick, and vacation days)
        • Life Insurance
        • 401(a) Retirement Plan - up to 5% match and 457-Deferred Savings Plan
        • U.S. Railroad Retirement Benefits (RRB) At NJ TRANSIT, diversity and inclusivity are vital to our success as we are committed to hiring individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and veteran status. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we encourage all qualified applicants to apply and join our team. Learn more about NJ TRANSIT! Sign up to receive an invitation to our next live information session at This position is deemed safety sensitive per the Department of Transportation (DOT) Drug and Alcohol Testing Regulations. The DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Regulation 49 CFR Part 40 does not authorize the use of marijuana for any reason . It is unacceptable for any safety-sensitive employee subject to drug testing under DOT regulations to use recreational or medical marijuana. The prohibition includes any derivative of marijuana such as CBD oils, teas, etc. T he use of recreational and medical marijuana is a violation of NJ TRANSIT's Drug and Alcohol-Free Workplace Policy for safety-sensitive employees.

Keywords: NJ Transit, Hoboken , Mechanic B - Electrician, Professions , Hoboken, New Jersey

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