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Los Angeles Metro Overview

Los Angeles, CA
5001 to 10000 employees
1964
Government
Bus Transportation Services
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Working at Los Angeles Metro

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: Metro is responsible for the continuous improvement of an efficient and effective transportation system for Los Angeles County

Los Angeles Metro – Why Work For Us?


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 provides excellence in service and support. 


Mission

Metro is responsible for the continuous improvement of an efficient and effective transportation system for Los Angeles 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

Goal 1:   Improve transportation services

Goal 2:   Deliver quality capital projects on time and within budget

Goal 3:   Exercise fiscal discipline

Goal 4:   Provide leadership for the region’s mobility agenda

Goal 5:   Develop an effective and efficient workforce

Goal 6:   Secure local, state, private sector, and federal funding

Goal 7:   Maintain open lines of communication

Goal 8:   Enhance a safety-conscious culture with employees contractors and customers

Goal 9:   Sustain the environment with energy efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Come Aboard!

Join Metro’s team of dedicated transportation professionals and help provide the people of Los Angeles County with one of the most effective and efficiently operated mass transit systems in the entire country.

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



Browse through some of our current projects in Planning, Construction, and Completion at metro.net/projects



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    I have been working at Los Angeles Metro full-time

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    They have extremely good benefits.

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    Everything is based off of your seniority.

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    have meetings with your employees at least once a month.

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    I applied online. I interviewed at Los Angeles Metro (Los Angeles, CA) in August 2017.

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    After reviewing your application, the company does a testing process. Next, in person interview with two people. If you pass, you are put on a list for the different departments who will call for an interview when they have openings

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