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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

 

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
TechExt#44515
CE VI

Project Review Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Construction
Springfield

6/22/217/6/21
TechExt#45092
ET IV

Metals and Miscellaneous Products Senior Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Materials
Springfield

6/21/217/2/21
CodeExt#44926

Accountant Advanced
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Local Roads and Streets
Springfield

6/21/217/2/21
TechExt#45029
CE V

Work Zone Safety Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering
Springfield

6/15/217/13/21
TechExt#44512
CE III

Geotechnical Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Bridges & Structures
Springfield

6/15/216/28/21
TechExt#44789
CE V
Specifications Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Design & Environment
Springfield
6/15/216/28/21
TechExt#44914
TM V
Capital Improvements Finance Unit Chief
Bureau of Business Services
Office of Finance and Administration
Springfield
6/11/216/24/21
TechExt#44701
TM V

Capital Improvement Central & South Unit Chief
Bureau of Business Services
Office of Finance and Administration
Springfield

6/11/216/24/21
TechExt#44973
TM V

Capital Improvements North Unit Chief
Bureau of Business Services
Office of Finance and Administration
Springfield

6/11/216/24/21
TechExt#44980
CE V

Winter Operations Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Operations
Springfield

6/8/217/6/21

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
TechExt#45020
TM III

Fiscal Manager
Office of Intermodal Project Implementation
Chicago

6/22/217/6/21
TechExt#44547
TM IV
Budget Officer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 1/District 1/Administrative Services
Schaumburg
6/21/217/2/21

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
TechExt#44548
RS III

Condemnation & Acquisition Specialist
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 2/Program Development
Dixon

6/21/217/2/21

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
TechExt#44884
RS III
Relocation/Property Manager
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Program Development
Ottawa
6/23/217/7/21
TechExt#45094
RS II

Negotiator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Program Development
Ottawa

6/21/217/2/21

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
TechExt#44797
ET III

Survey Crew Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Program Development
Peoria

6/21/217/2/21
TechExt#44750
ET III
Documentation Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Project Implementation
Peoria
6/15/216/28/21

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 TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExt#45093
CE IV

Senior Squad Leader
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Program Development
Paris

6/22/217/6/21

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
CodeExt#44719

Storekeeper II
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Administrative Services
Springfield

6/22/217/6/21
CodeExt#44916Executive Secretary I, Opt 2
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Operations
Springfield
6/15/216/28/21

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
TechExt#44922
ET IV
Studies & Plans Technician Squad Leader
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Program Development
Effingham
6/15/216/28/21
TechExt#45058
ET IV
Aggregate Inspection Supervisor
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Project Implementation
Effingham
6/15/216/28/21

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
TechExt#45045
CET
Inspector/Assistant Resident Engineer (Trainee)
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 5/District 8/Project Implementation
Collinsville
6/15/216/28/21
TechExt#44635
ET IV

Permits and Agreements Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 5/District 8/Program Development
Collinsville

6/11/216/24/21
TechExt#44995
ET III

Laboratory Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 5/District 8/Project Implementation
Collinsville

6/11/216/24/21

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
TechExt#44813
CE VI
Local Roads and Streets Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 5/District 9/Project Implementation
Carbondale
6/15/216/28/21
TechExt

#45043
CE V

Mixtures Control Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 5/District 9/Project Implementation
Carbondale
6/15/216/28/21

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.

NOTE: IDOT PDF forms can be opened directly when using Internet Explorer. If using a different web browser (Google Chrome, Mozilla FireFox), right-click the form link and select “Save link as…” to download a working copy.  PDF forms are currently not compatible with mobile or Apple (iOS) devices.

  • Tech - Technical Position - requires PM 1080 form

  • Code - requires CMS 100 form

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

  • Bid Form for RC019 Transfer & Voluntary Reduction - PM 12C

  • 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'.