Description of Duties/Essential Functions
This position is accountable for performing detailed tasks associated with the preparation of design studies, contract plans, and specifications for highway improvement projects.
- Completion of a master's or bachelor's degree in engineering from an ABET accredited college OR a current Engineer Intern License in the state of Illinois (includes those expecting to graduate in the spring of 2020)
- Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA in engineering related courses (If 2.0-2.5 GPA, candidate must have passed the Fundamentals of Engineering exam)
- Valid driver's license
- Strong oral and written communication skills
Work Hours & Location/Agency Contact
8:00 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday
Office of Highways Project Implementation / Bureau of Program Development / Region Four / District Six / 126 E. Ash St., Springfield, IL
How to Apply
Technical Applications PM1080 (rev 8/23/19) must be received by the Bureau of Personnel Management, Room 113, 2300 South Dirksen Parkway, Springfield, IL 62764 (Fax# 217/557-3134) or emailed to DOT.CO.BPM.EmploymentApplications@Illinois.gov by 4:30 pm on the
closing date listed above. Applications will not be accepted after this date and time.
Bureau of Personnel Management, 217/782-5594
Unofficial college transcripts must be included with application. Official college transcripts must be submitted upon date of employment. Applicants possessing an Engineer Intern License must also include a copy with application. Applicants not submitting these documents by the posting deadline will not be considered for employment.
To be considered for a permanent position within IDOT, you must either be a US citizen or a non-citizen with permanent work authorization.
Only education/coursework and experience listed within the application will be considered for determining eligibility for this position.
Please be advised that if a high volume of applications is received, the applications may be screened to establish a smaller pool of applicants for interview. The screening will be based on the information contained in the application.
In an attempt to fill the posted positions, IDOT will contact applicants during the posting period to schedule interviews. All postings will result in three interview pools, with application cut off dates of: February 26, 2020, March 26, 2020 and April 24, 2020. Those applicants that have
been deemed qualified and have submitted a completed application with all required attachments will be invited to interview accordingly based on the date their application documents are received.
- Individual salary offers are computed based on an applicant's qualifications and experience relative to the posted title as well as internal equity of staff in the organizational unit.