New Jersey Transit Reviews

Updated Jul 28, 2022

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3.3
65%
Recommend to a Friend
68%
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New Jersey Transit President and CEO Kevin S. Corbett
Kevin S. Corbett
13 Ratings
Pros
  • "good benefits with good package(in 14 reviews)

  • "good pay, good pension, meet new people, travel around(in 13 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Lack of support and advancement, no raises nor bonuses, lack of external candidates(in 10 reviews)

  • "No pay increase, long hours & wear & tear on your body being stuck in the drivers seat(in 4 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee
      Featured Review

      Great job

      Dec 25, 2021 - Owner Operator Driver in Millville, NJ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Helping others throughout nj give you a good feeling

      Cons

      Late nights tiredsom and know you can be somewhere else

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      NJ Transit Rail

      Jul 28, 2022 - Transportation Mechanic 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good Pay and benefits and has a Union

      Cons

      Schedule and a coin flip when it comes to management

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Career job

      Jul 12, 2022 - Assistant Manager in Kearny, NJ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Flexible shifts and easy going

      Cons

      24 hour 7 days a week.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Signal Maintainer Salary

      Jul 11, 2022 - Signal Maintainer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and decent pay for the work we do.

      Cons

      Vacation time takes years to accumulate.

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Pleasant

      Jul 2, 2022 - Flight Attendant 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great working environment and pay and benifits

      Cons

      No bad experience to mention or report

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Assistant Conductor

      Jun 19, 2022 - Train Conductor in Hoboken, NJ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Pay, and benefits being a conductor and a part of NJ Transit.

      Cons

      Takes a while to build up seniority which is how good assignments are held.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Railroad supervisor

      Jun 11, 2022 - Railroad Supervisor 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Gret job stability, Great employee benefits.

      Cons

      Employees pay rate below equivalent positions in the region.

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    8. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good pension job but terrible on your body and mindset

      Jul 16, 2022 - Bus Operator in Orange, NJ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay and good benefits

      Cons

      Bad management, no backup for physical incidents, no breaks

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Energetic

      Jun 7, 2022 - Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Self care focus and flexibility.

      Cons

      Need better pay and salary.

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Senior Director

      Jun 3, 2022 - IT Senior Director 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Benefits and good work/life balance

      Cons

      Below industry pay rates and lack of processes

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    New Jersey Transit Reviews FAQs

    New Jersey Transit has an overall rating of 3.3 out of 5, based on over 258 reviews left anonymously by employees. 65% of employees would recommend working at New Jersey Transit to a friend and 55% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -6% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, New Jersey Transit employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.5 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at New Jersey Transit. This rating has decreased by -8% over the last 12 months.

    65% of New Jersey Transit employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated New Jersey Transit 2.9 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.9 for culture and values and 3.5 for career opportunities.

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