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Brooklyn, NY
10000+ employees
1968
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Travel & Tourism
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
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New York City Transit Authority has your ticket to ride in the Big Apple. Known as MTA New York City Transit, it provides subway and bus transportation throughout New York City's five boroughs. It is the primary agency of the MTA and the largest public ... Read more

New York City Transit Authority Reviews

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    Current Employee - Assistant Electrical Engineer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Assistant Electrical Engineer in New York, NY
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    I have been working at New York City Transit Authority full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Pays is fair, great benefits, friendly and helpful coworkers, flexibility on weekends, lots of hand on experience and training, and the opportunity to move around.

    Cons

    The commute to some locations can be lengthy.

    Advice to Management

    Try cutting down on physical paperwork and go digital.

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New York City Transit Authority Interviews

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    Transit Management Analyst Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Brooklyn, NY
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at New York City Transit Authority (Brooklyn, NY) in May 2017.

    Interview

    I applied online on the same day the posting was put up and received an email for an interview about a month later. The interview was held in Brooklyn on Livingston. I was interviewed by 3 people and there was a 4th individual in the room that was the "observer"

    Interview Questions

    • What is your greatest weakness?
      3 reasons Why you think you are a great match for the position?
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