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Los Angeles Metro Overview

Los Angeles, CA
5001 to 10000 employees
1964
Government
Transportation Management
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is unique among the nation’s transportation agencies. It serves as transportation planner and coordinator, designer, builder and operator for one of the country’s largest, most populous ... Read more

Mission: To provide a world-class transportation system that enhances quality of life for all who live, work and play within LA County.

Company Updates

  • Progress continues on the Regional Connector Transit Project

  • New Purple (D Line) Extension Transit Project construction video

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Los Angeles Metro – Why Work With Us?


Join the Team That's Transforming L.A. 

Overview

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is unique among the nation’s transportation agencies. It serves as transportation planner and coordinator, designer, builder and operator for one of the country’s largest, most populous counties. More than 10 million people – nearly one-third of California’s residents – live, work, and play within its 1,433-square-mile service area.



















Vision

Metro’s vision is composed of three elements:

  • Increased prosperity for all by removing mobility barriers;
  • Swift and easy mobility throughout LA County, anytime; and
  • Accommodating more trips through a variety of high-quality mobility options.

Mission

To provide a world-class transportation system that enhances quality of life for all who live, work and play within LA County.

Values

Safety:  We commit to ensure that our employees, passengers and the general public’s safety is always our first consideration.

Service Excellence:  We commit to provide safe, clean, reliable, on-time, courteous service for our clients and customers.

Workforce Development:  We commit to make Metro a learning organization that attracts, develops, motivates and retains a world class workforce.

Fiscal Responsibility:  We commit to manage every tax payer and customer-generated dollar as if it were coming from our own pocket.

Innovation and Technology:  We commit to actively participate in identifying best practices for continuous improvement. 

Sustainability:  We commit to reduce, re-use and recycle all internal resources and reduce green house gas emissions.

Integrity:  We commit to rely on the professional ethics and honesty of every Metro employee.

Teamwork:  We commit to actively blend our individual talents to achieve world-class performance and service.

 

Core Business Goals

1. Provide high-quality mobility options that enable people to spend less time traveling.

2. Deliver outstanding trip experiences for all users of the transportation system.

3. Enhance communities and lives through mobility and access to opportunity.

4. Transform LA County through regional collaboration and national leadership.

5. Provide responsive, accountable and trustworthy governance within the Metro organization.

Join Us As We Move LA Forward

We are continuously expanding a world-class transportation system for all who live, work and play in LA County. And it’s the diversity of our team that drives everything we do, from providing service and support to our communities to planning the future of transit.

Metro offers a variety of employment opportunities that present exciting challenges and growth opportunities in an outstanding work environment.








Los Angeles Metro Reviews

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    Former Employee - Transportation Associate II
    Former Employee - Transportation Associate II

    I worked at Los Angeles Metro full-time

    Pros

    Good People. Good learning opportunity.

    Cons

    No real way to transition from contracted position to permanent without luck

    Advice to Management

    Possibly implement a process to transition TAs from contract to permanent

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Los Angeles Metro Interviews

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Reston, VA
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Los Angeles Metro (Reston, VA) in August 2020.

    Interview

    phone interview discuss past projects skill sets tools no c questions asked . Some discrepancy between what was on req and what they were looking for. Did not really have position for my experience level

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Los Angeles Metro Awards & Accolades

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Pledges & Certifications

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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