Employment Opportunities

The MTA OIG employs professionals with a variety of skill sets to accomplish its work. During times of recruitment, specific job opportunities will be posted below.


Available Positions:

Job title:  Senior Investigative Attorney
Location:  New York City
Job Type:  Regular Full Time
Hours/Week:  37.5 hrs/week
Salary range:  $95,454 - $143,180

Job Description:

Under the general direction of the Deputy Inspector General, Legal/Investigative Unit, and/or the General Counsel, responsibilities include overseeing or conducting assigned investigations, and providing legal guidance.

Duties Shall Include:

Planning and directing confidential investigations and reviews. Reviewing investigative memoranda and preparing Inspector General investigative reports.
Representing the MTA Inspector General in judicial and administrative proceedings.
Researching legal issues and analyzing documents related to investigations.
Drafting memoranda, subpoenas, and other legal documents.
Taking depositions and statements.
Other duties as assigned by the Deputy Inspector General, Legal/Investigative Unit and/or General Counsel, as appropriate.


Graduation from an accredited law school and a minimum of six years legal experience including the supervision of investigations or reviews and the preparation of reports relating thereto, the conduct of trials, motion practice, legal research, brief writing, and appeals, or equivalent.
Admission to the New York Bar.

Job Benefits:

A benefit package may be available. Request specific information from the employer.

To apply, please send your résumé and cover letter to the following:

MTA Office of the Inspector General
Two Penn Plaza, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10121