Montana Department of Transportation

Montana Department of Transportation

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Current MDT Openings

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

Service Combination B

The Bozeman Division is recruiting for a Service Combination B located in the Bozeman Equipment Shop. Helps repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, automotive equipment and construction equipment (both diesel and gasoline); helps dismantle devices to gain access to and remove defective parts; adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments; helps repair and replace defective parts; repairs and replaces tires on vehicles and equipment; lubricates and cleans parts; performs some minor repairs without supervision; may keep job records of time and materials. May service equipment and may maintain service records of auto, truck and equipment fleet for preventive maintenance program. May be required to perform routine highway maintenance work in case of emergencies. Performs related work as required. detailed job description

Field Services Engineer

This position serves as the Field Services Engineer (FSE) in the Environmental Engineering Section of the Environmental Services Bureau. This position reports to the Environmental Engineering Section Supervisor. This position provides guidance, technical expertise, mentoring, and coordination of the five (5) District Environmental Engineering Specialists (DEES), the Statewide Environmental Engineering Specialist (SEES), and the Reclamation Specialist in terms of erosion and sediment control and environmental permitting. The FSE serves as a Unit Supervisor for the Field Services Unit, directly supervising the SEES, the Reclamation Specialist, Butte DEES, and the Glendive DEES. The FSE indirectly supervises the DEES in the other three (3) districts. The FSE communicates with the District Construction Engineers, Maintenance Chiefs, District Preconstruction Engineers, and others to ensure maintenance and construction needs are being met in each district by the Field Services Staff. detailed job description

Environmental Engineering Section Supervisor

This position is responsible for all the necessary environmental documentation to meet the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the Montana Environmental Policy Act (MEPA), the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST), CWA and all the other rules, laws and regulations to fully disclose the environmental consequences of the Department's activities and satisfy the many regulatory agencies (federal, state, local, and Tribal) that monitor and approve the Department's widespread activities. Regulatory agencies are often in conflict with one another, and this position must resolve these conflicts to move projects forward. 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