Transportation Technician 11 

Jackson, MI

The Michigan Department of Transportation is looking for a Transportation Technician to help assist the Construction Engineer with administration of construction projects. The person in this position will be responsible for training lower-level transportation technicians in construction engineering activities. This role also performs quality assurance duties as a lead worker on complex projects. 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Associate's degree in concrete technology, civil technology, construction technology, surveying technology, construction management, mathematics, or computer science
  • 3 years of experience equivalent to a Transportation Technician
  • Pre-employment physical and drug screens 



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MDOT has a long, rich history filled with many transportation firsts, achievements, and innovations. Today, MDOT continues to be an innovative department, providing the highest quality integrated transportation service for economic benefit and improved quality of life.

MDOT employees have excellent pay and competitive benefits. Full-time employees receive between 15 and 35 vacation leave days per year. Employees also receive 13 sick days per year, and employees receive eight hours of leave to participate in certain school functions or community activities. State employees receive 12 scheduled holidays each year, which include New Year’s Eve day and New Year’s Day, Christmas Eve day and Christmas Day, Memorial Day, and Veterans Day just to name a few.