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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#44527
TM VI
Project Coordination Unit Manager
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Design & Environment
Springfield
04/14/2104/27/21
TechExt#44855
CET
Safety Programs Evaluation Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Safety Programs and Engineering
Springfield
1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44858
CET
Materials Investigations Engineer Trainee
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Materials
Springfield
1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44861
CET
Airport Construction Engineer Trainee
Division of Aeronautics
Bureau of Airport Engineering
Springfield
1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44867
CET
Assistant Structural Design and Review Trainee
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Bridges and Structures
Springfield
1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44864
CET
Geotechnical Engineer Trainee
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Bridges and Structures
Springfield
1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44525
ET I

Pavement Properties Technician
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Research
Springfield

3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44950
ET I

Laboratory Technician I
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Materials
Springfield

3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44892
ET I

Assistant Bridge Inspection Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Bridges & Structures
Springfield

3/22/214/21/21
TechExt#44980
CE V

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

4/6/215/5/21
TechExt#45010
RS V

Acquisition and Condemnation Unit Manager
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Land Acquisition
Springfield

4/9/214/22/21

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#44901
CET
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 1/District 1/Construction
Schaumburg
2/10/215/10/21
TechExt#44930
ET I
District Cadre Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 1/District 1/Construction
Schaumburg
3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44662
CE IV
Senior Design Squad Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 1/District 1/Design
Schaumburg
4/7/214/20/21

District 2 Vacancy Announcements

District 2 consists of the following counties: Boone, Carroll, Henry, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, Rock Island, Stephenson, Whiteside and Winnebago.

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExt#44816
CET

Squad Engineer Trainee
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 2/Program Development
Dixon

1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44819
CET

Construction Inspection Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 2/Project Implementation
Dixon

1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44964
CE IV
Estimating Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 2/Program Development
Dixon
4/7/214/20/21

District 3 Vacancy Announcements

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

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Tech/CodeInt./ExtClassificationJob TitlePosting DateLast Date to Apply
TechExt#44822
CET

Inspector/Assistant to Resident Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Project Implementation
Ottawa

1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44825
CET

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

1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44754
ET I

Physical Testing Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Project Implementation
Ottawa

3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44755
ET I

Inspector
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Project Implementation
Ottawa

3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44962
RS II
Negotiator
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Program Development
Ottawa
4/7/214/20/21
TechExt#45011
TM IV

Contract Compliance Officer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 2/District 3/Administration
Ottawa

4/13/214/26/21

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#44828
CET

Inspector/Assistant Resident Engineer Trainee
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Project Implementation
Peoria

1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44831
CET

Assistant Squad Engineer Trainee
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Program Development
Peoria

1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44894
ET I
Inspector
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Project Implementation
Peoria
3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44893
ET I
Squad Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Program Development
Peoria
3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44981
RS II

Appraiser
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 4/Program Development
Peoria

4/6/214/19/21

District 5 Vacancy Announcements

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

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Tech/CodeInt/ExtClassificationJob Title

Posting
Date

Last Date
to Apply
TechExt#44834
CET

Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Project Implementation
Paris

1/28/21

4/27/21
TechExt#44837
CET

Assistant Squad Engineer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Program Development
Paris

1/28/21

4/27/21
TechExt#44921
ET I
Squad Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Program Development
Paris
3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44920
ET I
Inspector
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/ Project Implementation
Paris
3/16/214/15/21
CodeExt#44254Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Operations
Vermilion County
4/8/214/21/21
CodeExt#44251Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Operations
Champaign County
4/8/214/21/21
CodeExt#44250Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Operations
Champaign County
4/8/214/21/21
CodeExt#44253Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Operations
McLean County
4/8/214/21/21
CodeExt#44442Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Operations
Douglas County
4/8/214/21/21
CodeExt#44252Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Operations
McLean County
4/8/214/21/21
CodeExt#44264Highway Maintainer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Operations
Dewitt County
4/8/214/21/21
TechExt#44773
CE IV

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

4/9/214/22/21
TechExt#44979
ET IV

Documentation Compliance Reviewer
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Project Implementation
Paris

4/9/214/22/21
TechExt#44918
ET IV

Bridge & Hydraulics Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 3/District 5/Program Development
Paris

4/13/214/26/21

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
TechExt#44840
CET

Inspector
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Project Implementation
Springfield

1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44843
CET

Studies & Plans Squad Member Trainee
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Program Development
Springfield

1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44931
ET I
Studies and Plans Technician I
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Program Development
Springfield
3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44933
ET I
Junior Laboratory Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Project Implementation
Springfield
3/16/214/15/21
TechExt#44932
ET I
Junior Construction Inspection Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 6/Project Implementation
Springfield
3/16/214/15/21

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#44849
CET
Inspector
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Project Implementation
Effingham
1/28/214/27/21
TechExt#44923
ET I
Construction Technician
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Region 4/District 7/Project Implementation
Effingham
3/16/214/15/21

District 8 Vacancy Announcements

District 8 consists of the following counties: Bond, Calhoun, Clinton, Greene, Jersey, Madison, Marion, Monroe, Randolph, St. Clair and Washington.

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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.

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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.

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'.