Employment

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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.

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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
CodeExt#44096Accountant Advanced
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Bureau of Safety Programs & Engineering
Springfield
1/24/202/6/20
TechExtTM V
#44132
Supplies and Services Unit Chief
Bureau of Business Services
Office of Finance and Administration
Springfield
1/21/202/3/20
TechExtTM IV
#44131
Region 1 Litigation Supervisor
Bureau of Claims
Office of Chief Counsel
Schaumburg
1/21/202/3/20
CodeExt#43944Public Service Administrator, Opt. 8C
Office of Internal Audit
Springfield
1/21/202/3/20
CodeExt#44026Public Service Administrator, Opt. 8C
Office of Internal Audit
Springfield
1/21/202/3/20
CodeExt#44067Program Integrity Auditor Trainee
Bureau of Investigations and Compliance
Office of Finance and Administration
Springfield 
1/16/201/30/20
CodeExt#44068Program Integrity Auditor I
Bureau of Investigations and Compliance
Office of Finance and Administration
Springfield
1/16/201/30/20
CodeExt#44069Program Integrity Auditor II
Bureau of Investigations and Compliance
Office of Finance and Administration
Springfield 
1/16/201/30/20
CodeExt#44070Office Associate, Opt. 2
Office of Planning & Programming
Bureau of Data Collection
Springfield
1/15/201/29/20
TechExtCE V
#43948
Bicycle and Pedestrian/ADA Policy Engineer
Bureau of Design and Environment
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Springfield
1/15/201/29/20

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
TechExtTM III
#44058
Senior Resource Analyst
Region 1/District 1
Bureau of Administrative Services
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Schaumburg
1/24/202/6/20
TechExtTM IV
#44131
Region 1 Litigation Supervisor
Bureau of Claims
Office of Chief Counsel
Schaumburg
1/21/202/3/20
CodeExt#44065Program Integrity Auditor Trainee
Bureau of Investigations and Compliance
Office of Finance and Administration
Schaumburg 
1/16/201/30/20
CodeExt#44066Program Integrity Auditor I
Bureau of Investigations and Compliance
Office of Finance and Administration
Schaumburg
1/16/201/30/20

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
CodeExtApplyWinter Salaried Highway Maintainer
(Monthly Snowbird)
District 2
1/10/201/24/20

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

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#44120Highway Maintainer
Bridge Maintenance Yard/Tazewell County
District 4
1/24/201/30/20
TechExtET IV
#44060
Utilities/Agreements Technician
Region 3/District 4/ Program Development
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Peoria
1/21/202/3/20
TechExtCE VI
#44061
Studies and Plans Engineer
Region 3/District 4/Program Development
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Peoria
1/15/201/29/20

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 Title

Posting
Date

Last Date
to Apply
TechExtET IV
#44062
Permits Technician
Region 3/District 5/Operations
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Paris

1/21/20

2/3/20
CodeExt#44128Executive Secretary I, Opt. 2
Region 3/District 5/Program Development
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Paris

1/15/20

1/29/20
TechExtRS IV
#44129

Appraisal Manager
Region 3/District 5/Program Development
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Paris

1/15/20

1/29/20

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
TechExtCE VI
#44063
Land Acquisition Engineer
Region 4/District 6/Bureau of Program Development
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Springfield
1/21/202/3/20
TechExtCE III
#44133
Assistant Hydraulics Engineer
Region 4/District 6/Bureau of Program Development
Office of Highways Project Implementation
Springfield
1/21/202/3/20
CodeExt#440436 MO. TEMPORARY HIGHWAY MAINTAINER
Bridge Maintenance/Sangamon County
District 6
1/21/202/3/20
CodeExt#440446 MO. TEMPORARY HIGHWAY MAINTAINER
Traffic Operations/Springfield Sign Shop/Sangamon County
District 6
1/21/202/3/20

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
CodeExtApply
CMS 284A
CMS 284B
Snow Removal Operator
(Hourly Snowbird)
8/1/19Until
Filled

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
CodeExt#44064Executive Secretary I, Opt. 2
Region 5/District 8/Project Implementation
Collinsville
1/24/202/6/20

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#44116Highway Maintainer
Belgrade Yard/Massac County
District 9
1/24/201/30/20

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

  • 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'.