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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

 

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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#45492
CE III
Geotechnical Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Bridges & Structures
Springfield
01/20/2202/02/22
TechExt#44943
TM V
Air Quality and Noise Specialist
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Design & Environment
Springfield
01/18/2201/31/22
TechExt#45415
TM V
Cultural Resources Unit Manager
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Design & Environment
Springfield
01/18/2201/31/22
CodeExt#44537Executive Secretary II, Opt. 2
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Local Roads and Streets
Springfield
01/18/2201/31/22
TechExt#44968
ET IV
Plan Preparation Specialist
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Local Roads and Streets
Springfield
01/18/2201/31/22
TechExt#45496
CE VI
Project Review Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Construction
Springfield
01/18/2201/31/22
TechExt#45522
TM V
Urban Highways Program Manager
Office of Planning and Programming
Bureau of Programing
Springfield
01/14/2201/28/22
TechExt#45402
TM V

Aviation Annual Program Planning Specialist
Office of Planning and Programming
Bureau of Planning
Springfield

01/14/2201/28/22
CodeExt#45485

Accountant Advanced
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Construction
Springfield

01/13/2201/27/22
CodeExt#45497Public Service Administrator, Opt. 8C
Office of Internal Audit
Springfield
01/13/2201/27/22
TechExt#45610
TM II
Interviewer
Office of Finance and Administration
Bureau of Personnel Management
Springfield
01/13/2201/27/22
TechExt#45017
TM IV
Senior Policy Administration Specialist
Office of Finance and Administration
Bureau of Business Services
Springfield
01/13/2201/27/22
TechExt#45480
TM III
Telecommunications Coordinator
Office of Finance and Administration
Bureau of Information Processing
Springfield
01/13/2201/27/22
CodeExt#45483Accountant
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Operations
Springfield
01/07/2201/21/22
TechExt#45065
CE IV
Senior Airport Program Engineer
Office of Intermodal Project Implementation
Bureau of Airport Engineering
Springfield
01/07/2201/21/22
TechExt#45454
OCST
Operations Communications Specialist Trainee
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Operations
Springfield
01/07/2201/21/22
TechExt#44511
CE V
Geotechnical Group Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Bridges and Structures
Springfield
01/07/2201/21/22
TechExt#45300
ET V

Materials Information Technology Support Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Materials
Springfield

01/07/2201/21/22

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#45476
TM III
Transit Operating Project Manager-Northern
Office of Intermodal Project Implementation
Bureau of Transit
Chicago
01/14/2201/28/22

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  Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 2/Operations
Geneseo/Henry County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 2/Operations
Stockton/Jo Daviess County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 2/Operations
Milan/Rock Island County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 2/Operations
Silvis/Rock Island County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 2/Operations
Roscoe/Winnebago County
01/07/22 01/21/22 

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#45448
ET IV
Utility Permit Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Program Development
Ottawa
01/20/2202/02/22
 CodeExt  Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Operations
Princeton/Bureau County
01/07/22 01/21/22 

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  Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Lewistown Team/Fulton County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Peoria/Peoria County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Winter Salaried Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Morton Team/Tazewell County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Lewistown/Fulton County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Biggsville/Henderson County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Knoxville/Knox County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Macomb/McDonough County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Aledo/Mercer County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Peoria/Peoria County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Wyoming/Stark County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Morton/Tazewell County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Monmouth/Warren County
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt  Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
El Paso/Woodford County
01/07/22 01/21/22 

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

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

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
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Marshall/Clark County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Flora/Clay County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Mattoon/Coles County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Robinson/Crawford County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Greenup/Cumberland County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Vandalia/Fayette County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Newton/Jasper County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Lawrenceville/Lawrence County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Decatur/Macon County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Sullivan/Moultrie County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Flora-Olney/Richland County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Shelbyville/Shelby County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Fairfield-Browns/Wabash County
01/19/2202/01/22
CodeExt Snow Removal Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Operations
Fairfield/Wayne County
01/19/2202/01/22

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 #45389
OS I 
Operations Supervisor I
Office of Highway Project Implementation
Region 5/District 8/Operations
Collinsville
01/18/22 01/31/22 

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
 CodeExt #45086Highway Maintainer
Union County/Dongola Bridge
District 9
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt #45102 Highway Maintainer
Franklin County/West City Yard
District 9
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt #45103 Highway Maintainer
Saline County/Harrisburg Yard
District 9
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt #45169Highway Maintainer
White County/Enfield Yard
District 9
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt #45170Highway Maintainer
Union County/Anna Yard
District 9
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt #45171Highway Maintainer
Jackson County/Murphysboro Yard
District 9
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt #45172Highway Maintainer
Jackson County/Carbondale Sign Shop
District 9
01/07/22 01/21/22 
 CodeExt #45284Highway Maintainer
Perry County/Pinckneyville Yard
District 9
01/07/22 01/21/22 
Tech Ext #44778
ET IV 
Railroads/Permits/Utilities Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 5/District 9/Program Development
Carbondale
01/07/22 01/21/22 
TechExt#45039
RS IV
Appraisal and Acquisition Supervisor
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 5/District 9/Program Development
Carbondale
01/07/2201/21/22

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)

  • Ext - Open applications

  • RC451 Transfer Request Form - PM13C

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

  • Teamster Local 700 and 330 Bid Form for Transfer - PM 13E
  • 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'.