Multiple Job & Internship Opportunities with New York MTA's North-South Railroad

The Metro-North Railroad, a subsidiary of the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) of New York City, has several executive openings currently for professionals in public sector finance

Offices for the Metro-North Railroad are housed in Midtown Manhattan at the historic Grand Central Terminal

Playing a vital role in the economy of New York State and Connecticut, Metro-North Railroad, a subsidiary of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), is the busiest commuter railroad in the nation with an annual ridership of over 82 million. A dynamic organization with a strong focus on customer service, safety, and new technologies, Metro-North employs approximately 5,900 people. Operating out of its home base in New York City’s historic Grand Central Terminal, the railroad’s three lines serve 120 stations in seven counties in New York and two counties in Connecticut. In 2011, Metro-North received the prestigious International Brunel Award for Overall Excellence in Railroad Design, recognizing its continuing work as a more efficient operation, its commitment to sustainability, and its focus on providing excellent customer service. Metro-North was the first American railroad to win this coveted award in its 26-year history. The competition is open to all passenger and freight railroads in the world. Metro-North has a reputation for rewarding employee resourcefulness and innovation, and offers excellent job opportunities in a challenging and diverse environment.

The following vacancies are currently being advertised with the Metro-North Railroad. Click on the job title for a complete description of responsibilities and qualifications (PDF). Applications for these positions must be completed online (visit http://www.mta.info/mta/employment/to select position and apply, make sure you choose to view Metro-North Railroad vacancies). Deadline for all of these positions are either this coming Friday, February 22nd, or this coming Monday, February 25th.

Director, Finance Administration & CMC: The purpose of this position to direct and manage all the financial forecasting and administration for the Operation Services Department. (Closes Friday, February 22nd)

Director, Operations Budget: To oversee, develop and implement management control systems which are used to promote operating performance and expense efficiencies. (Closes Monday, February 25th)

Deputy Director, Operations Budget: The purpose of this position is to oversee management control systems for operations budget and forecast processes  which are used to fund operations and  promote efficiencies in operating performance and expense allocation. (Closes Friday, February 22nd)

Undergraduate Intern: Coordinate assessment of business operations of the Commissary, MNR’s beverage and snack service at Grand Central Station and on-board trains, and preparation of operating policies and procedures manuals for the Department of Business Development, Facilities and Marketing.  Assist with other support functions as directed. (Closes Monday, February 25th)

Intern, HR Testing & Assessment : This position will learn about, and contribute to, administering and scoring tests.  The intern will analyze test data to draw meaningful statistical inferences.  Additionally, the intern may assist in the test development process and associated validation studies. (Closes Friday, February 22nd)

MTA Metro-North Railroad is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Visit http://www.mta.info/mta/employment/ to Apply for these and other MTA Positions

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