Montana Department of Transportation

Montana Department of Transportation


Current MDT Openings

Service/Combination B

  • 54166204
  • Band: BC9
  • Glendive
  • October 16, 2015

The Glendive District is recruiting for a Service Combination B position. Duties include repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, automotive equipment and construction equipment (both diesel and gasoline) detailed job description

Administrative Clerk

  • 54197980
  • Band: 2
  • Billings
  • October 15, 2015

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. detailed job description


This position serves as the Accountant for the Aeronautics Division. The position is responsible for establishing and implementing Division accounting controls, managing project and grant financial data, managing budgets, and performing various other duties as assigned. The position is supervised by the Division Administrator with the Accounting Controls Bureau Chief responsible for the technical aspects of the position that must comply with internal processes and meet state and federal financial requirements. detailed job description

Road Reporter

  • 54157341
  • Band: 2
  • Glendive
  • October 16, 2015

The Glendive District is recruiting for a road reporter in the Glendive Office to answer radio and phone calls for the highway maintenance crew. Responsibilities involve gathering information, reporting and posting road conditions. detailed job description

Temporary Materials Inspection Aide

Assist technicians by choosing and applying procedures based on the type of material, referring to the manual, and receiving specific instructions from technicians. This involves technical processes such as preparing molds, weighing, washing, shaking, crushing, and splitting samples. This involves observations as to the height, width, volume, dryness and other physical properties of the sample, and making adjustments as needed. Mixing, resistance values, Rice gravity, compaction of soils and aggregate, washing samples, volume swells, batching and shaking, etc., and records test data. detailed job description


Two (2) MSU student positions will be filled for the MDT/MSU Design Unit in Bozeman starting May 16, 2016. The positions are part-time during the school year and full-time during the summer. Students must be available to work full-time during the summer of 2016 and part-time during the Fall 2016 semester. The position will end upon graduation from MSU. Interviews will be conducted on the MSU Campus in November 2015. Duties: The employee in this position work with a design team within the Road Design Section. Duties consist primarily of preparing contract documents (plan sheets and cross sections) used for the construction of highway projects. Interprets engineering design calculations and design sketches in order to prepare plan sheets to provide specific design intent to MDT and contractor personnel. detailed job description

Human Resources Generalist

The Montana Department of Transportationís Human Resource Bureau is looking for an HR Generalist to join our talented team. The right person will have a passion for building partnerships by offering guidance, support and solutions to one or more divisions. This person will also serve as the agencies FMLA and Workerís Comp coordinator which will require a strong working knowledge of the applicable laws. The divisions have offices located throughout the state of Montana; occasional travel is required. To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to In your cover letter, please tell us about the qualities you possess and how those attributes make you an exceptional HR professional. detailed job description

Temporary Maintenance Tech I

Performs a variety of work as a laborer, lead worker, equipment operator and truck driver for highway maintenance activities. Operates a variety of heavy equipment, including but not limited to loaders, motor patrols, backhoes, mobile brooms, snow blowers; herbicide application; crack sealing; fence building or bridge repair; guardrail or sign installation; roadway repair; vegetation and roadside maintenance; striping operations; winter road maintenance operations. Responsible for the overall functional operation of machines including training of others, pre-operational checking, scheduled servicing, calibrating of equipment, adding fluids and changing blades, pins, teeth on buckets, etc. Requires contract administration in conjunction with contracted pavement overlays, chip sealing, crack sealing and pavement striping projects. detailed job description

Administrative Assistant

The Great Falls District is recruiting for an Administrative Assistant in Havre. If you are looking for a new career opportunity, this may be the job for you. Apply now. detailed job description

Maintenance Tech I

  • 54198820
  • Band: BC7
  • multiple locations
  • Open until filled

The Maintenance Technician 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. detailed job description


  • 54166058
  • Band: BC12
  • Miles City
  • Open until filled

The Miles City Maintenance Division is recruiting for a Mechanic /Machinist in Miles City. This position performs a variety of work associated with the repair and maintenance of gasoline and diesel machinery and equipment; fabrication of specialized parts; system design and manufacture; and troubleshooting. detailed job description

Network System Analyst

The position is a key member of the Systems Section. Specifically, we are looking for a Linux Administrator (Red Hat and variants) with extensive mid-tier server experience (Tomcat, J2EE containers, Proxy servers, Web logic servers, Oracle Internet Application Server). The successful candidate will work closely with the applications development teams and technology counterparts to understand, research, implement and drive enterprise objectives and new initiatives. detailed job description


  • 54166401
  • Band: BC12
  • Great Falls
  • Open until filled

The Great Falls District is recruiting for a Mechanic / Machinist in Great Falls. If you would like to join a team of dedicated professionals, this may be the position for you. Apply now. detailed job description