MTA Metro-North Sheetmetal Worker Position

MTA Metro-North is seeking a Sheetmetal Worker for its Harmon Shop in Croton-On-Hudson, NY.  This is a full-time, permanent position with a starting pay of $26.35 per hour.  This salary is non-negotiable, based on the SMW Collective Bargaining Agreement.  

The full rate of pay is $37.65/hour.  The starting rate of 70% for this position is equivalent to $26.35/hour. The wage progression scale is as follows:

Year 1=70%

Year 2=70%

Year 3=75%

Year 4=80%

Year 5=85%

Year 6=85%

Year 7=90%

Year 8=100% of the full rate of pay. 

An exception may be granted for a journeyman rate to anyone who has one of the following:

A. Has completed a four-year, bona fide sheet metal workers’, plumbers’ or pipefitters’ apprenticeship program.

B. Has had four (4) years of full-time practical experience in the craft and can provide proof thereof (by means of a card or certificate).

For those approved for a journeyman rate, the wage progression scale is as follows:

Year 1=80%

Year 2=80%

Year 3=90%

Year 4=90%

Year 5=100% of the full rate of pay.

Job responsibilities:

Sheetmetal Workers fabricate, remove, install and repair sheet metal up to 13 gauge on all types of railroad rolling stock.

The essential functions include but are not limited to:

Cutting, threading, installing and removing pipes ranging in size from one-quarter inch to two and one-half inches on the rolling stock.

Fabricating and installing copper tubing ranging in size from one-quarter to seven-eighths of an inch.

Performing periodic equipment inspections as well as completing required paperwork in compliance with Metro-North, State and Federal regulations.



High School Diploma, General Equivalency Diploma (GED) or Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC).

Vocational or Apprentice Training.

A minimum of two (2) years prior sheet-metal and/or pipefitter experience will be considered in lieu of vocational or apprentice training.

Previous sheet-metal or pipefitting experience.

Welding, fabrication experience.


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