Light Rail Servicers (Cleaners)
Company: METRO Transit Authority
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Transportation, General
Job Type: Full Time
Pay Amount: $10.86 / Hour
Posted: 2/1/2019


  • Clean Light Rail Vehicles to include flooring, windows, passenger seats, oeprator cabs, interior panels, lighting fixtures, return air grills and vehicle ducting.
  • Checks and maintain appropriate levels of washer fluid and sand.
  • Performs detailed cleaning on Light Rail Vehicle and components as required.
  • Cleans and scrubs Rail Facility to include floors, pits and wash racks as assigned.
  • Responsible for safe handling of yard scrubbing equipment, shop scrubbers, forklifts and other specialized equipment.
  • Dispose of trash, debris and other material as assigned.
  • Operates METRO Rail non-revenue vehicles as required.
  • Works in a team environment to complete necessary cleaning in a timely manner.
  • Maintains a safe clean work environment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Benefits of Working at Metro
– Retirement Plan and Savings Plan
– Competitive Pay
– Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
– Life Insurance
– Paid Vacation, Sick Days and Holidays

– Advancement Opportunities
– Free Transportation for Employees and Spouses
– Bilingual Incentive Pay for Bus Operators  
METRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer


High school diploma or equivalent.

Minimum two (2) years of stable work experience. 

Experience in building maintenance services preferred.


Valid Texas Drivers License required. Must obtain and maintain yard safety certification.  Good (verbal and written) communication skills are essential. Able to complete/fill-out written reports, records and forms.


A Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) check is required prior to the placement of any individual in a position that requires the operation of a METRO revenue or non-revenue vehicle on behalf of METRO:

  • The Disqualifying Criteria is as follows:
  • Invalid, suspended, or revoked driver's license
  • Conviction of driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while intoxicated (DWI) within the preceding three (3) years
  • 2 or more DUI or DWI convictions with no time limit.
  • Any accumulation of suspensions of over 1 year in length within the last 3 years


The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas has a zero tolerance drug and alcohol policy for all employees. All internal and external applicants will be required to undergo drug testing before employment and will be subject to further drug and/or alcohol testing throughout their employment.
Further, employees who perform safety-sensitive functions will submit to drug and/or alcohol testing in accordance to the Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) regulatory requirements.
We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, veteran status, genetic information or disability.

Rail Operations Center
1601 W. Belfort
Houston, TX 77054
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