Welcome to the 2017 MBTA Job Lottery.

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) is conducting a job lottery for entry-level employment for the positions of Bus Operator, Streetcar Motorperson, and Subway Motorperson. Positions will begin as part-time, with an opportunity to transition to full-time status. The lottery results will determine the order in which applicants will be called for testing. The list generated as a result of this lottery will be in use for approximately two to three (2-3) years. Apply online by completing the form below. The deadline for applying is April 14, 2017.

You may apply only once. Duplicate applications will be voided.

Please Note: All applicants must be at least 18 years old. All positions require a High School Diploma or GED, and the ability to comprehend, communicate, and respond in English.

All selected candidates must pass a qualifying written exam in English, background screening, a driving record review, a physical exam including drug/alcohol screens, and an interview.

The application period is now closed. Lottery results will be announced by May 1, 2017. Please check back then for more information.