Pros: benefits, pay, co-workers, public, time saved & room for advancement
Cons: job pick, contract, breaks, lack of empathy and sympathy, time off, & hours lost in family time.
New York City Transit is a job that can be a career. It offers advancement through promotions, good benefits and a decent wage, meaning to be able to actually live in NYC and support a family. I'm a people person and I am also a hard worker... the stressful and fast pace environment didn't harm me. The hardest part of the job was the loss of family – more... time and dealing with irate people or the fact that you are put in harmful situations at time. I had a very good rapport and still do with many of my co-workers.
The biggest benefit from working with the NYC Transit, is the ability to stretch myself and the growth the job itself provided by work through and overcoming various situations. – less