Closing Date/Time: Sat. 03/31/18 11:59 PM Pacific Time
Salary: $34.07 – $37.86 Hourly
Job Type: Career Service, Full Time, 40 hrs/week
Location: Multiple locations in King County, Washington
Department: Department of Transportation – Transit Division
Description: Electro-Mechanics perform journey-level electrical, electronic and mechanical work on either light rail vehicles or streetcars and associated equipment.
Link Light Rail, operated by King County Metro Transit, is a 20.4 mile light rail line from University of Washington Station to Angle Lake Station. Current system expansion will add an additional 50 miles of track by 2023. Currently Link Light Rail has 62 vehicles and will be adding an additional 122 vehicles to their fleet in 2019.
Seattle Streetcar, operated by King County Metro Transit, is responsible for providing streetcar service for both the South Lake Union (2.6 track miles) and First Hill (4.9 track miles) Streetcar lines. Construction on the Center City Connector began last fall 2017 to join the existing lines to create new north-south connections that will allow for easy transit connections throughout the core of downtown Seattle.
King County Metro Transit is a regional leader in helping people move quickly throughout the region, reducing commuter stress, greening the environment and radically improving urban air quality, by providing comfortable, effective transit services for the thousands of commuters and other residents of King County, Washington. Working for Metro means working for a leader in this public transportation industry.
Contact: For more information contact Jen Montoya at 206-477-5997 or Jen.Montoya@kingcounty.gov.