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Automotive/Bus Mechanic Information Session

November 17, 2022

The SEPTA Recruitment Department is holding an Automotive/Bus Mechanic Information Session for candidates who are interested in learning more about career opportunities as a SEPTA Bus Mechanic.

The session will take place on Thursday, December 8, 2022 from 4:30 to 6:30PM at our Southern Bus Garage (20th & Johnston Streets).

We have speakers scheduled to address the following areas:

  • General information about Bus Mechanic recruitment: work experience/training requirements, background checks and how to apply (Recruiters)

  • “A Look into the Life of a Bus Mechanic” (Current SEPTA Mechanics)

  • Review of the Bus Mechanic Training Programs (Training Instructors)

  • Information on the pre-employment testing for Bus Mechanic 1st, 2nd and 3rd Class (Testing Manager)

  • Employee wages and benefits overview (Recruitment Manager)

If you are thinking about a career at SEPTA - this session can help answer many of the questions you may have. You must register to attend. Click here to register. You will be prompted to complete your profile - if you haven’t done so already. Register early - because seating is on a first come first served basis. Provided seating is still available - you will receive an email with your registration confirmation.

The rate of pay for these positions ranges from $19.36 to $35.59/hour - depending on experience. SEPTA employees receive an extensive benefits package including medical insurance, prescription, dental and vision plans, a deferred-tax savings plan, and a pension plan. In addition to tuition reimbursement, paid vacation, personal and sick days - you will be able to take advantage of a wide variety of training and career advancement opportunities.

These positions are represented by a union.

Additional Details

We will have a Q&A session at the end of the presentation.

We will be offering tours of our Southern repair facility as part of the information session. 

We look forward to meeting you!