Employment

Thank you for your interest in working for IDOT.

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.

To learn more about working for the State of Illinois, please view our Why Work for IDOT? brochure. 


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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

 

 

Central Office Vacancy Announcements

Central Office: Springfield, Illinois.

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExtTM IV
#42339
Procurement Specialist
Bureau of Business Services
Office of Finance and Administration
Springfied
11/22/1712/7/17
TechExtTM IV
#42347
Special Programs Manager
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Programming
 Springfield
11/22/1712/7/17
TechExtTM III
#42348
Monitoring Specialist
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Programming
Springfield
11/22/1712/7/17
TechExtTM III
#42280
Environmental Information and Communications Coordinator
Bureau of Design & Environment
Office of Program Development
Springfield
11/22/1712/7/17
TechExtTM V
#42384
MFT Audit Services Unit Chief
Bureau of Investigations & Compliance
Office of Finance & Administration
Springfield
11/17/1712/4/17
TechExtTM III
#42279
Natural Resources Surveys Coordinator
Bureau of Design & Environment
Office of Program Development
Springfield
11/17/1712/4/17
TechExtTM V
#42281
Air Quality & Noise Specialist
Bureau of Design & Environment
Office of Program Development
Springfield
11/17/1712/4/17
CodeExt#42340Office Coordinator Option 2
Office of Finance & Administration
Bureau of Personnel Management
Springfield
11/16/1712/1/17
TechExtTM IV
#42277
Ecological Resources Specialist
Bureau of Design & Environment
Office of Program Development
Springfield
11/16/1712/1/17
TechExtTM VI
42316
Acquisition Management Section Chief
Bureau of Land Acquisition
Office of Program Development
Springfield
11/16/1712/1/17
TechIntTM V
#42346
Program Implementation Unit Chief
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Programming
Springfield
11/16/1712/1/17
TechIntTM V
#42311
MCSAP Compliance Unit Manager (Central/Southern)
Office of Finance & Administration
Bureau of Investigations & Compliance
Springfield
11/15/1711/30/17
TechIntCE VII
#42338
Traffic Operations Engineer
Bureau of Operations
Highways Project Implementation
Springfield
11/14/1711/29/17
CodeExt#42367Office Assistant, Opt. 2
Bureau of Small Business Enterprises
Office of Business and Workforce Diversity
Springfield
11/14/1711/29/17
TechExtTM IV
#42357
Senior Training Manager
Bureau of Personnel Management
Office of Finance and Administration
Springfield
11/14/1711/29/17
TechExtTM V
#42299
Innovative Project Manager
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Innovative Project Delivery
Springfield
11/8/1711/22/17
TechExtTM VI
#42298
Senior Program Manager
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Innovative Project Delivery
Springfield
11/8/1711/22/17
TechExtCE VI
#42375
Safety Design Unit Chief
Bureau of Safety Programs & Engineering
Office of Program Development
Springfield
11/1/1711/22/17

District 1 Vacancy Announcements

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

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechIntTM V
#42310
MCSAP Compliance Unit Manager (Cook)
Office of Finance & Administration
Bureau of Investigations & Compliance
Schaumburg
11/15/1711/30/17
TechExtTM V
#42300
Innovative Project Manager
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Innovative Project Delivery
Chicago
11/8/1711/22/17
TechExtTM VI
#42301
Senior Program Manager
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Innovative Project Delivery
Chicago
11/8/1711/22/17
TechExtCE IV
#42374
Senior Bridge Inspection Engineer
Highways Project Implementation
Maintenance/Region 1/District 1
Elk Grove
11/6/1711/29/17

District 2 Vacancy Announcements

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

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExtApply
CMS 284A
CMS 284B
Snow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird)
District 2
11/17/1712/4/17

District 3 Vacancy Announcements

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

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply

District 4 Vacancy Announcements

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

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply

District 5 Vacancy Announcements

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

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Tech/CodeInt/ExtClassificationJob Title

Posting
Date

Last Date
to Apply

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.

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExtET III
#42358
Documentation Reviewer
Highways Project Implementation
Project Implementation/Region 4/District 6
Springfield
11/17/1712/4/17
TechExtCE IV
#42359
Estimating Engineer
Office of Highways Program Development
Program Development/Region 4/District 6
Springfield
11/13/1711/28/17
CodeExt#42376Account Technician I 
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Administrative Services
Springfield
11/8/1711/22/17

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.

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExtApply
CMS 284A
CMS 284B
Snow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird)
District 7
11/17/1712/4/17

District 8 Vacancy Announcements

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

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExtRS III
#42333
Relocation Manager
Region 5/District 8/Program Development
Highways Project Implementation
Collinsville
11/22/1712/7/17
CodeExt#42401Ferry Operator I (100%)
Brussels Ferry/Jersey County
District 8
11/22/1712/7/17
CodeExt#42404Ferry Operator I (100%)
Kampsville Ferry/Calhoun County
District 8
11/22/1712/7/17

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.

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply

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
  • CMS Authorization for Release of Criminal History Information - CMS 284A form

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'.