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. Emailed resumes and/or applications will not be accepted. 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

 

 

Central Office Vacancy Announcements

Central Office: Springfield, Illinois.

Click On Job Title for more information.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechInt#37952
TM VI
Aviation Program Planning Section Chief
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Urban of Program Planning
Springfield
9/23/1410/06/14
CodeExt#37947Accountant Advanced
Division of Transportation Safety
Bureau of Safety Programs & Administrative Services, Finance Unit, Springfield
9/19/1410/02/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Central Sign Shop/ Sangamon
9/16/149/22/14

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.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExtApply
PM 2415
Winter Posting - Monthly Snowbird09/09/1409/22/14
TechInt#37969
CE IV
In-House Drainage Studies Engineer
Region 1/ District 1/ Programming
Schaumburg
09/09/1409/22/14

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.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExt

Apply  

Highway Maintainer
Silvis Yard/ Rock Island
9/16/149/22/14
 CodeExt 

 Apply  

Highway Maintainer
Amboy Yard/ Lee
9/16/149/22/14
 Code Ext

Apply  

Highway Maintainer
Oregon Yard/ Ogle
9/16/149/22/14
 Code Ext

 Apply  

Highway Maintainer
Rockford Yard/ Winnebago
9/16/149/22/14
 Code Ext

 Apply  

Highway Maintainer
Mt. Carroll Yard/ Carroll
9/16/149/22/14
 Code Ext

 Apply  

Highway Maintainer
Freeport Yard/ Stephenson
9/16/149/22/14
 Code Ext

 Apply  

Highway Maintainer
Geneseo Yard/ Henry
9/16/149/22/14
 Code Ext

 Apply  

Highway Maintainer
Traffic Operations Section/ Lee
9/16/149/22/14
 Code Ext

Apply
PM 2414 

Winter Posting - Hourly Snowbird 09/09/14 09/22/14
Code Ext

 Apply
PM 2416

Winter Posting - Monthly Snowbird09/09/1409/22/14

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.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeIntApplyHighway Maintenance Lead Worker
LaSalle Maintenance Yard/ LaSalle County
District 3
9/18/1410/01/14
CodeIntApplyHighway Maintenance Lead Worker
Morris Maintenance Yard/ Grundy County
District 3
9/18/1410/01/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Kankakee Yard/Kankakee
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Ashkum Yard/ Iroquois
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Buckley Yard/ Iroquois
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Pontiac Yard/ Livingston
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Ottawa Yard/ LaSalle
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
LaSalle Yard/ LaSalle
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Princeton Yard/ Bureau
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Ladd Yard/ Bureau
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Morris Yard/ Grundy
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Yorkville Yard/ Kendall
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApply
PM 2414
Winter Posting - Hourly Snowbird09/09/1409/22/14
CodeExtApply
PM 2416
Winter Posting - Monthly Snowbird09/09/1409/22/14

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.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeInt#37758Highway Maintenance Lead/Lead Worker
Peoria Team Section/Peoria County
District 4
9/19/1410/02/14
CodeInt#37757Highway Maintenance Lead Worker
El Paso Yard/Woodford County
District 4
9/19/1410/02/14
CodeIntApplyHighway Maintenance Lead Worker
Morton Yard/ Tazewell County/ District 4
09/17/1409/30/14
CodeExtApply
PM 2414
Winter Postings - Hourly Snowbird09/09/1409/22/14
 Code Ext Apply
PM 2416
Winter Postings - Monthly Snowbird09/09/14 09/22/14 

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.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
 Code Ext Apply
PM 2414
Winter Postings - Hourly Snowbird09/09/14 09/22/14 
 Code Ext Apply
PM 2416
Winter Postings - Monthly Snowbird 09/09/1409/22/14 

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.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeIntApplyHighway Maintenance Lead Worker
Quincy Sign Shop/ Adams County/ District 6
09/17/1409/30/14
CodeIntApplyHighway Maintenance Lead Worker
Springfield Sign Shop/ Sangamon County
District 6
09/17/1409/30/14
CodeIntApplyHighway Maintenance Lead Worker
Mt. Sterling Yard/ Brown County/ District 6
09/17/1409/30/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Bridge Maintenance Section/ Sangamon
9/16/149/22/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Jacksonville Yard/ Morgan
9/16/149/22/14
Code  Ext Apply
PM 2414
Winter Postings - Hourly Snowbird 09/09/1409/22/14 
CodeExtApply
PM 2416
Winter Postings - Monthly Snowbird09/09/1409/22/14

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.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExt#37979Executive Secretary I- Opt 2
Region 4/District 7/Project Implementation
Effingham
9/19/1410/02/14
CodeExt Apply
PM 2414
Winter Postings - Hourly Snowbird 09/09/14 09/22/14
CodeExtApply
PM 2416
Winter Postings - Monthly Snowbird 09/09/14 09/22/14

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.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Hecker Yard/Monroe
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Steeleville Yard/Randolph
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Carlyle Yard/Clinton
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Nashville Yard/Washington
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Hamel Yard/Madison
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Salem Yard/Marion
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Troy Yard/Madison
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Jerseyville Yard/Jersey
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
East St. Louis Yard/St. Clair
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
ETP/St. Clair
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer, ETP – Spanish Speaking
St. Clair
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Wood River Yard/Madison
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExt Apply
PM 2414
Winter Postings - Hourly Snowbird09/09//1409/22/14
CodeExtApply
PM 2416
Winter Postings - Monthly Snowbird09/09//1409/22/14

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.

Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechIntLS IV
#37989
Plats & Plans Supervisor
Region 5/District 9/Program Development
Highways
Carbondale
9/19/1410/02/14
TechIntCE V
#37988
Design & Planning Engineer
Region 5/District 9/Operations
Highways
Carbondale
9/19/1410/02/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Anna Yard/Union
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Enfield Yard/White
9/18/149/24/14
CodeExtApplyHighway Maintainer
Bridge Maintenance Section/Union
9/18/149/24/14
 Code Ext Apply
PM 2414
Winter Postings - Hourly Snowbird 09/09/14 09/22/14
CodeExtApply
PM 2416
Winter Postings - Monthly Snowbird 09/09/1409/22/14 

Legend

  • Tech - Technical Position - requires PM 1080 form and PM 1082 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.

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'.