SEPTA is holding a career fair this weekend specifically for women working within or looking to begin a career in trade or technical fields. The event is scheduled for Saturday, June 22 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Women Building SEPTA – Trades and Technical Career Fair offers experienced women over ten different trade and technical positions and information about training programs for women breaching into trade and technical careers.

SEPTA is looking to recruit candidates with at least one year of high-level work related to the position they wish to pursue. Managers will also be in attendance to discuss potential careers at SEPTA.

All positions require a valid driver’s license and a high school diploma or GED.

Importantly, this job fair is by invite only. In order to receive an invitation, people must first apply online by selecting the “Apply for this Job” option at the bottom of the relevant SEPTA web page here.

The potential jobs on offer include:

  • Bus Mechanic
  • Rail Vehicle Mechanic
  • Rail Vehicle Electrical/Electronic Maintainer
  • Building Electrician
  • Welder
  • HVAC Maintainer (Vehicle & Facilities)
  • Construction Equipment Operator
  • Power Trainee
  • Signal Trainee
  • Track General Helper
  • Mason

WBCB’s Courtney Fegley contributed to this post.