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Washington, DC
10000+ employees
1967
Government
Passenger Rail
Less than $1 million (USD) per year
Unknown
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA or the Metro) operates the second largest rail transit system (Metrorail) and one of the largest bus networks (Metrobus) in the US. Transporting roughly a third of federal government employees to work and millions of ... Read more

Washington Metro Reviews

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Washington Metro Interim General Manager & CEO Jack Requa
Jack Requa
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    Current Employee - Director in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Director in Washington, DC
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    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Washington Metro full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Decent wages and benefits, free use of transit

    Cons

    In many departments there is little chance for advancement. No true career track, poor track record of supporting management.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on mentoring programs and real career tracks for employees,

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Washington Metro Interviews

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    Bus Driver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New Carrollton, MD
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Washington Metro (New Carrollton, MD) in July 2017.

    Interview

    Apply online for Bus Driver opening. Attend a 3 hour testing session. Score high enough on test to be asked back for an interview. Scheduled for interview. If hired, you will receive a conditional offer letter. Further testing is required to start.

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