Employment

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With competitive state benefits, broad training, and career advancement opportunities, we are confident that you will take pride in serving Illinois and the state’s residents and visitors. Come take the opportunity to grow with us and help us build a systematic and seamless multi-modal transportation system in Illinois that we can all be proud of.

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State of Illinois Employment Opportunities (including IDOT): Though all IDOT employment vacancies are posted below, several positions require coordination with Central Management Services (CMS). Each posting indicates what is required of the applicant for the application process. Please visit the CMS Employment Opportunities, Work 4 Illinois webpage for more information, including application procedures and employment opportunities for other state agencies.

IDOT Vacancies (tabs below): All IDOT employee vacancies can be found by clicking the tabs below. All resumes/applications must be received by the deadline listed on the announcements. If you are interested in applying for more than one position, each position title must be indicated on the application and/or cover letter to:

Illinois Department of Transportation
Bureau of Personnel Management, Room 113
2300 South Dirksen Parkway
Springfield, IL 62764
or fax to: (217) 557-3134
or email: DOT.CO.BPM.EmploymentApplications@illinois.gov

 

Need to know what Region or District you live in? Region and District Map

 

Central Office Vacancy Announcements

Central Office: Springfield, Illinois.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExt#43199Executive Secretary II, Opt. 2
Bureau of Safety Programs & Engineering
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Springfield
11/7/1811/21/18
CodeExt#43171Accountant Advanced
Office of Finance & Administration
Bureau of Business Services
Springfield
11/7/1811/21/18
TechExtCE IV
#43192
Senior Local Bridge Liaison Engineer
Bureau of Bridges & Structures
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Springfield
10/31/1811/15/18
TechExtEE I
#43147
Electrical Engineer I
Bureau of Design & Environment
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Springfield
10/12/1811/13/18

District 1 Vacancy Announcements

District 1 consists of the following counties: Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExtLS II
#43214
Plats & Plans Project Supervisor
Region 1/District 1/Land Acquisition
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Schaumburg
11/7/1811/21/18

District 2 Vacancy Announcements

District 2 consists of the following counties: Boone, Carroll, Henry, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, Rock Island, Stephenson, Whiteside and Winnebago.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExt#43173Highway Maintainer
Rockford Yard/Winnebago County
District 2
11/7/1811/14/18
CodeExtApplySnow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird) - District 2
8/1/18Open

District 3 Vacancy Announcements

District 3 consists of the following counties:Bureau, DeKalb, Ford, Grundy, Iroquois, Kankakee, Kendall, LaSalle and Livingston.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExtCE V
#43184
Location & Environmental Studies Engineer
Region 2/District 3/Program Development
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Ottawa
11/7/1811/21/18
CodeExtApplySnow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird) - District 3
8/1/18Open

District 4 Vacancy Announcements

District 4 consists of the following counties: Fulton, Henderson, Knox, McDonough, Marshall, Mercer, Peoria, Putnam, Stark, Tazewell, Warren and Woodford.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExt#43201

Highway Maintainer
Lewistown Yard/Fulton County
District 4

11/7/1811/14/18
CodeExt#43202Highway Maintenance Lead Worker
Wyoming Yard/Stark County
District 4
11/7/1811/14/18
CodeExtApplySnow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird) - District 4
8/1/18Open

District 5 Vacancy Announcements

District 5 consists of the following counties: Champaign, DeWitt, Douglas, Edgar, McLean, Piatt and Vermilion.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt/ExtClassificationJob Title

Posting
Date

Last Date
to Apply
CodeExt#43204

Highway Maintenance Lead Worker
Bloomington TS/McClean County
District 5

11/7/1811/21/18
CodeExt#43203

Highway Maintenance Lead Worker
Sign Shop/Edgar County
District 5

11/7/1811/14/18
CodeExtApplySnow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird) - District 5
8/1/18Open

District 6 Vacancy Announcements

District 6 consists of the following counties: Adams, Brown, Cass, Christian, Hancock, Logan, Macoupin, Mason, Menard, Montgomery, Morgan, Pike, Sangamon, Schuyler and Scott.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExtApply

Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
(Monthly Snowbird) - District 6

11/13/1811/28/18
CodeExt#43208

Highway Maintainer
Lincoln Yard/Logan County
District 6

11/7/1811/14/18
CodeExt#43206

Highway Maintainer
Quincy Sign Shop/Adams County
District 6

11/7/1811/14/18
TechExtRS IV
#43210

Acquisition Manager
Region 4/District 6/Program Development
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Springfield

11/7/1811/21/18
CodeExtApplySnow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird) - District 6
8/1/18Open

District 7 Vacancy Announcements

District 7 consists of the following counties: Clark, Clay, Coles, Crawford, Cumberland, Edwards, Effingham, Fayette, Jasper, Lawrence, Macon, Moultrie, Richland, Shelby, Wabash and Wayne.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExtApplySnow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird) - District 7
8/1/18Open

District 8 Vacancy Announcements

District 8 consists of the following counties: Bond, Calhoun, Clinton, Greene, Jersey, Madison, Marion, Monroe, Randolph, St. Clair and Washington.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExtApplyWinter Salaried Highway Maintainer
(Monthly Snowbird) - District 8
11/13/1811/28/18
CodeExtApplySnow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird) - District 8
8/1/18Open

District 9 Vacancy Announcements

District 9 consists of the following counties: Alexander, Franklin, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Massac, Perry, Pope, Pulaski, Saline, Union, White and Williamson.

Click On Job Title for more information. IDOT files open best using INTERNET EXPLORER.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExtApplySnow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird) - District 9
8/1/18Open

LEGEND

  • IDOT considers official college transcripts to be original embossed transcripts in a sealed envelope from the university/college or in PDF format sent from the university/college directly to the Bureau of Personnel Management.

FORMS (Best viewed with Internet Explorer)

  • Tech - Technical Position - requires PM 1080 form

  • Code - requires CMS 100 form

  • Int-Only permanent IDOT employees can apply - Bid Form (PM 12B)

  • Ext - Open applications

  • Apply - Click on "Apply" for Application form, if blank, please read the information sheet for application information.

  • Highway Maintainers - Bid Form for Monthly Snowbirds in Accordance With MOU - PM 12E

Identity Protection: IDOT will only use your SSN, FEIN, or TIN for the purpose for which it was collected. For more information, read the 'Statement of Purpose for Collection of Identification Numbers'.