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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#45416
EE V
Lead Electrical Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Design & Environment
Springfield
7/1/227/15/22
TechExt#45750
CE V
Concrete Technology Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Materials
Springfield
7/1/227/15/22
TechExt#45808
TM IV
Air Quality Specialist
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Planning
Springfield
7/1/227/15/22
TechExt#45842
TM VII
Bureau Chief of Transit Operations
Office of Intermodal Project Implementation
Bureau of Transit
Chicago
6/27/227/11/22
TechExt#44535
TM III

Internet/Intranet Support Specialist
Office of Finance & Administration
Bureau of Information Processing
Springfield

6/24/227/8/22
TechExt#44974
TM V
MCSAP Compliance Unit Manager Central/Southern
Office of Finance & Administration
Bureau of Investigations & Compliance
Springfield
6/24/227/8/22
TechExt#45634
TM IV
Grants Administrator Unit A
Office of Finance & Administration
Bureau of Business Services
Springfield
6/24/227/8/22

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#45842
TM VII
Bureau Chief of Transit Operations
Office of Intermodal Project Implementation
Bureau of Transit
Chicago
6/27/227/11/22
TechExt#45819
TM IV
Financial Services Manager
Office of Intermodal Project Implementation
Bureau of Transit
Chicago
6/24/227/8/22

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#45836
CE V
Senior Geometrics Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Program Development
Ottawa
6/24/227/8/22

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#45822
CE VII
Operations Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Operations
Peoria
6/27/227/11/22

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

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

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

  • 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'.