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Bus Technical Specialist

Location
Newark, New Jersey
Posted
13 Sep 2022


Forbes List of America's Best Employers 2018

Move forward with us! At NJ TRANSIT you'll join us in transforming the third-largest transportation organization in North America. We are committed to delivering safe, reliable service that gets our customers to their destinations on time and we are looking for talented folks with a love of learning to make it all possible.

MAIN FUNCTIONS

Supports the maintenance and operation of the camera system presently installed throughout the NJ TRANSIT Bus fleet. Monitors the performance indicators to determine the health of the system.

Advises garage staff of conditions which require Bus level maintenance. Follows up at garages as needed, and interacts with other internal departments on all cameras related issues.

Develops a standardized process to analyze, test and repair defective components.

Interacts with the OEM on technical issues related to system performance or fleet wide system updates. Conducts tests on proposed changes, and develops plans for fleet implementation.

Ensures spare equipment availability for use at the garages, and verifies that all camera subscriptions are up to date.

Participates in departmental support of the CUBIC fare collection system, Clever Devices Smartbus system and the PowerTrunk radio system.

Manages the Electronic Shop in the absence of the Foreman.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or related field from a US Department of Education accredited college or university, and
  • Two (2) years of experience in electronic engineering technology, Systems Engineering or related disciplines are required.
  • Knowledge of MS Office applications, project management skills and ability to handle multiple priorities are required.
  • Previous experience supervising unionized employees a plus
  • MUST BE AVAILABLE TO BE ON CALL AFTER HOURS
  • At NJ TRANSIT you will enjoy a competitive salary and excellent benefits package:

    Comprehensive Family Health Insurance - Dental, Prescription, Vision
    Flexible Spending Account
    Life Insurance
    Paid Time Off
    401(a) and 401(k) Retirement Plans--up to 9% match
    Tuition Assistance
    Qualified Transportation Expense Plan (QTE)
    Starting Salary: $70,000/year
    At NJ TRANSIT we support and depend upon the diversity of our staff.
    NJ TRANSIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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    Details

    • Job Reference: 710996214-2
    • Date Posted: 13 September 2022
    • Recruiter: NJ TRANSIT
    • Location: Newark, New Jersey
    • Salary: On Application