Montana Department of Transportation

Montana Department of Transportation


Current MDT Openings

Motor Vehicle Safety Inspector

  • 54122146
  • Band: 5
  • Bozeman
  • September 12, 2016

This position performs motor carrier and HM Shipper (Hazardous Material Shippers) compliance reviews and safety audits in accordance with state and federal law including, commercial vehicle inspections, equipment checks and verification of driver documentation through random selection, by direct observation, and testing. This includes review of commercial motor carrier payroll, worker’s compensation, employee drug testing, and other employment records; and examination of driver and carrier records for accurate entries. This position researches, analyzes, evaluates, and reinforces laws, regulations and policies to identify and avoid potential violations by motor carriers, vehicles, and drivers. This position builds enforcement cases for Motor Carrier Services (MCS) where indicated by carrier repeated non-compliance. detailed job description

District Traffic Engineer

  • 54155029
  • Band: 6
  • Great Falls
  • August 30, 2016

The Great Falls District is recruiting for a Traffic Engineer in Great Falls. This position is responsible for developing traffic engineering designs, managing traffic engineering projects; and conducting advanced traffic and traffic control device engineering studies to resolve the safety problems or to enhance highway safety. The position provides advanced training, guidance, and technical assistance to engineers, district and field project personnel and consultants. detailed job description

Administrative Clerk - Road Reporter Temp

Operates two-way radio and answers all incoming calls to effectively gather information from Highway maintenance crews and compile a detailed road report November through April. This report is then entered into a computerized report. Creates script and records roadway information on recording device accessible to the public and news service. May also be required to arrange, sort and file materials; type labels, envelopes, headings, form letters; proofread forms, records, requests, etc.; performs basic arithmetic calculations, answers multi-line telephone, distribute information, operate simple office equipment; keypunch information into computer terminal; work independently; perform related work as required. Competencies: Ability to follow written and verbal instructions; prioritize information while making decisions in emergency situations; perform basic mathematical calculations; read maps; establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, emergency services, and the general public; hear and differentiate messages in an occasionally noisy environment; speak clearly and concisely; and communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. detailed job description

Area Administrative Assistant

  • 54187201
  • Band: 5
  • Wolf Point
  • Open until filled

The Glendive District is recruiting for an Area Administration Assistant in the Wolf Point area office. The position will be responsible for administering and coordinating the operations, services, and administrative systems of the Area Office; coordinating and processing area accounting and budget operations; administering and coordinating office functions and customer support services (e.g., permitting and traveler information) for the Area Office. This position is responsible for supervision of technical and clerical staff (e.g., Payroll/Benefits Technician, Accounting Clerk, and Administrative Support) and reports to the District Financial Officer. detailed job description

Bridge Inspection Manager

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

Glendive District is recruiting a District Bridge Inspection Manager who will direct 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 Manager reports to the District Construction Engineer and directly supervises a variable number of permanent and seasonal staff. detailed job description