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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 Classification for more information.

Tech/CodeInt/ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExt#45888
TM IV
Senior Training Manager
Office of Finance and Administration
Bureau of Personnel Management
Springfield
8/11/228/24/22
TechExt#45847
CE III
Safety Design Evaluation Services Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering
Springfield
8/4/228/17/22
TechExt#45795
TM III
Senior Procurement Technician
Office of Finance and Administration
Bureau of Business Services
Springfield
8/3/228/16/22
TechExt#45409
CE III
Highway-Railway Crossings Safety Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering
Springfield
8/3/228/16/22
TechExt#45867
TM IV
Procurement Specialist
Office of Finance and Administration
Bureau of Business Services
Springfield
8/2/228/15/22
TechExt#45863
ET V
Prequalification Analyst
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Construction
Springfield
8/2/228/15/22
TechExt#45794
TM II
Procurement Technician
Office of Finance and Administration
Bureau of Business Services
Springfield
8/2/228/15/22
TechExt#45846
TM IV
Highway Program Manager
Office of Planning and Programming
Bureau of Programming
Springfield​
8/1/228/12/22
TechExt#45631
CE VIII
Bureau Chief of Airport Engineering
Office of Intermodal Project Implementation
Bureau of Airport Engineering
Springfield
7/15/229/14/22

District 1 Vacancy Announcements

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

Click On Classification for more information.

Tech/CodeInt/ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExt#45690
TA V

Assistant Chief Counsel
Office of Chief Counsel
Bureau of Legal Services
Chicago

8/4/228/17/22

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 Classification for more information.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply

District 3 Vacancy Announcements

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

Click On Classification for more information.

Tech/CodeInt/ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExt#45518
ET IV
Documentation Compliance Reviewer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Project Implementation
Ottawa
8/11/228/24/22

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 Classification for more information.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExt#45411
ET IV
Utilities/Agreements Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Bureau of Program Development
Peoria
8/2/228/15/22

District 5 Vacancy Announcements

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

Click On Classification for more information.

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 Classification for more information.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExt#45571
CE IV
Senior Resident Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Project Implementation
Springfield
8/11/228/24/22
TechExt#45883
ET IV
Utilities & Railroad Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Program Development
Springfield
8/11/228/24/22

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 Classification for more information.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply

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 Classification for more information.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply

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 Classification for more information.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExt#45677
ET III
Senior CADD Operator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 5/District 9/Program Development
Carbondale
8/3/228/16/22

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.
  • 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

  • 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'.