Montana Department of Transportation

Montana Department of Transportation

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Current MDT Openings

Computer Systems Analyst

This position is a Computer Systems Analyst for the Construction Administration Services Bureau, and is responsible for analysis, design, coding, testing, implementation, maintenance, and training activities for agency computerized information and reporting systems; conducting hardware/software evaluations and troubleshooting, server and client software upgrades and database upgrades; providing user support; and conducting special studies. This includes performing detailed analysis and evaluation of information processing needs and objectives of users to determine the need for new systems or modifications to existing systems; designing system applications to meet user needs and to ensure efficient use of department resources and compliance with agency information system guidelines; project management; system testing and implementation; upgrades; training users; and evaluating new software/technology. The position reports to the Construction Systems Section Supervisor and does not directly supervise other agency personnel. detailed job description

Innovative Contracting Engineer

This position is the Innovative Contracting Engineer for the Constructability Review Section of the Construction Engineering Services Bureau. The position is responsible for developing and maintaining the statewide Alternative Contracting Programs, (i.e. Design-Build (DB) program; Construction Manager/General Contractor (CM/GC) program; Job Order Contracting program and developing and maintaining new alternative contracting methods); coordinating, organizing, monitoring, and maintaining the agency Value Analysis (VA) program; conducting constructability reviews, plan reviews, technical assistance, quality control, post construction review and project feasibility studies; ensures future project implementation is based on lessons learned; and developing and maintaining the contractor prequalification program. The position reports to the Constructability Review Section Supervisor (position 80023) and does not directly supervise others. detailed job description

Service/Combination B

  • 54166801
  • Band: BC9
  • Kalispell
  • July 27, 2017

Repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, transmissions, brakes, suspension components (ie, shocks, ball joints, wheel bearings, tie rods, springs), filter changes, TPMS systems, of automotive equipment and construction equipment (both diesel and gasoline); helps repair and replace defective parts; repairs and replaces tires on vehicles and equipment; lubricates and cleans parts; performs most minor repairs without supervision; keeps job records of time and materials. Will be using Snap-on Modis and Napa TPMS tool to perform diagnostics and repairs on a variety of light duty computer systems and modules. Will primarily perform repairs, maintenance, and tune-ups on light duty vehicles, but may occasionally help perform repairs on heavy duty trucks and equipment. May be required to perform routine highway maintenance work in case of emergencies. Performs related work as required. detailed job description

Special Projects Accountant

The Special Projects Accountant serves as the agency expert and MDT’s main point of contact for all contracts/grants that relate to third party participation and determining if indirect cost recovery is required. The position provides guidance and professional opinion for unique funding issues in relation to governmental, private, donated services or property, and advance payments as they relate to GAAP, GASB, CARES, SABHRS and federal regulations. detailed job description

Maintenance Technician

Performs a variety of work as a laborer, lead worker, equipment operator and truck driver for highway maintenance activities. Operates a variety of equipment, including trucks, to perform regular maintenance activities such as ditch cleaning, patching, overlays, fence repairs, lawn mowing and material or equipment transportation. In winter, loads sanding material and does snow removal and sanding. Responsible for overall functional operation of machines including preoperational checking, scheduled servicing, and adding fluids, and changing pins, cutting edges, etc. Performs related work as required. detailed job description

Civil Engineering Specialist

This position performs professional Traffic Engineering studies in both urban and rural roadway environments. The position is also responsible for geometric design of both urban and rural intersection, interchanges, and roadway sections using current geometric design practices and techniques. This position identifies traffic control needs for roadways, intersections, and/or freeway interchanges. This position also provides technical traffic engineering assistance to other offices both in the headquarters and the districts as well as local government and the general public. detailed job description

Aircraft Pilot

  • 54143030
  • Band: 6
  • Helena
  • Open until filled

Seeking an Aircraft Pilot to perform the following duties: pilots a turbo-prop airplane (Aero Commander), day and night, under all weather conditions. Maintains FAA second class medical certificate, must hold a commercial multi-engine land pilot certificate with an instrument rating and pass type specific aircraft training such as Flight Safety.Serves out of town for short periods, with occasional long working hours, weekends and holidays when necessary. The pilot maintains proficiency in all aspects of a turbo-prop multi-engine department aircraft, including instrument, VFR, and night ratings, and maintains compliance with FAA, state and department policy while flying multi-engine, turbo-prop airplanes, as single-pilot, with up to seven passengers to high-density traffic areas, such as Washington D.C., Seattle, and Denver. The pilot is also responsible for washing the aircraft and cleaning the hanger. At all times, the pilot maintains and presents a positive image for Montana and the Department of Transportation (MDT). detailed job description

Bridge Inspection Coordinator

  • 54100000
  • Band: 6
  • Glendive
  • Open until filled

The District Bridge Inspection Coordinator directs and oversees bridge inspection and analysis projects throughout the District. Duties include project planning and management; providing administrative and technical oversight, quality assurances, and engineering expertise; managing the ongoing operations and activities of the work unit; and performing a variety of other duties as assigned. The District Bridge Inspection Coordinator reports to the District Construction Engineer and directly supervises a variable number of permanent and seasonal staff. This position is in Glendive but other locations may be considered. A $500 monthly rental assistance program is available for the Glendive or Wolf Point location. detailed job description

Bridge Inspection Coordinator (PE)

  • 54191958
  • Band: 6
  • Glendive
  • Open until filled

The District Bridge Inspection Coordinator directs and oversees bridge inspection and analysis projects throughout the District. Duties include project planning and management; providing administrative and technical oversight, quality assurances, and engineering expertise; managing the ongoing operations and activities of the work unit; and performing a variety of other duties as assigned. The District Bridge Inspection Coordinator reports to the District Construction Engineer and directly supervises a variable number of permanent and seasonal staff. detailed job description