|Port Authority of New York & New Jersey||Department|
|Job Type||Full-Time||Job Status||Sourcing|
|Salary Range||Per Month||Shift||Morning|
|Minimum Education||University||Degree Title|
|Minimum Exerience||No of Jobs||1|
|Stop Publishing||12/25/2013||Country||United States|
Signal Repairman I
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is a bi-state public agency operating some of the busiest and most important transportation links in the New York / New Jersey region including The Port Authority Trans Hudson Corporation (PATH), the primary transit link between Manhattan and New Jersey communities and suburban commuter railroads.
Under the direct supervision of the Signal Supervisor, the incumbent performs mechanical/electrical maintenance and troubleshooting on all Signal equipment within the PATH Signal System. Equipment entails Switch's, Train Stops, Signal's, Crossing Gates, AC/DC Relay's, Microprocessor's, and Tower Control Consoles. Typical tasks include: Installing, inspecting and testing Signal equipment for in service operation. Prepare written reports and document test results, as directed by Path and FRA standards. The use of typical hand/power operated tools, and special tools associated with the installation of the Signal equipment. Assist in the installation of Signal cables, relay/power racks, conduit, and digging as needed. Assist in the wiring of local and relay room Signal system devices. Troubleshoot all facets [mechanical/electrical] of the Signal system components in a safe methodical manor. Assist in response to emergencies, unusual occurrences, or inclement weather that will or may affect the Signal System.
Work at elevated heights from ladders and bucket trucks.
NOTE: The above description is not exclusive to all those duties, which may be assigned to a Signal Repairman pursuant to the agreement between PATH and the International Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen (BRS - Crafts).
Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:
High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution
Three years full-time continuous paid work experience as a Signal Repairman performing duties in the installation, care, testing, maintenance, and/or repair of Signal System and its components.
A valid Driver's License
The ideal candidate must possess the following qualifications profile:
3 years Experience as a Railroad Signal Repairman
Must have working knowledge of AC/DC theory
Must be able to read electrical circuit schematics
Must be able to diagnose and correct mechanical and electrical failures for Signal System Components.
Skilled in maintaining and repairing A10 / A5 Switch machines
Skilled in maintaining and repairing Train Stops
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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