New Jersey Transit Job Application & Careers

The New Jersey Transit job application is available on the organization’s careers website. Use the links provided on this page to access the main employment page. The guide posted in the below section can be used as a reference when searching for jobs and filling out/submitting the online application form. Examples of career types that can be applied for include management, operations, support, and law enforcement positions.

  • About the Company: NJ Transit is New Jersey’s public transportation system/organization. The organization is headquartered out of Newark, New Jersey and serves residents of New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania (Philadelphia).

Apply Online

Step 1 – Click this link to have the NJ Transit careers page load in a separate browser window/tab.

Step 2 – Press the “View current opportunities” link as outlined in the below image (to load the main listing of current openings).


Step 3 – The results can be sorted by job status, state, city, or status (full/part-time). Click the link of the position that you want to submit an application for.


Step 4 – Review the job summary/description and then click the button as outlined in red in the below image.


Step 5 – If you already have an account click the “Sign In” link to go to the login form. Otherwise fill in the following details:

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Career level
  • Education level
  • Email address
  • Zip code
  • Are you authorized to work for any employer in the US?
  • Upload your resume
  • Add a cover letter
  • Diversity information


Step 6 – Click the “Submit” button to finish the registration process. After creating your profile you will be able to start the NJ Transit application. Fill in the required details for each section of the form.

  • Note: You will only be able to submit your application if all of the required sections have been completed.