Job Posting: MDOT

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is seeking a Aviation Transportation Engineer.

This position functions as an airport development engineer in the Project Management Unit of the Office of Aeronautics.  The primary duties of this position include assisting various airport owners with accomplishing a variety of development projects at their airports, and performing project management duties on select airport capital improvement projects on a statewide basis.  Typical projects include development of new runways, runway and taxiway extensions, airfield pavement rehabilitations, airport lighting projects, electronic navigational aid projects, terminal building and aircraft hangar developments, and assisting airport sponsors with the acquisition of specialized airport equipment.  The position is also responsible for designing and managing with assistance the statewide crack seal and pavement marking program.


Possession of a bachelor of science degree in engineering OR will obtain by May 31, 2020.

Alternate Education and Experience

Possession of a registered professional engineer license as required by the State of Michigan may be substituted for 6 months of experience at the Transportation Engineer 9-12 levels. This substitution may only be used once for any employee for qualification of appointment or early reclassification.

You may view the job posting here: MDOT Aviation Transportation Engineer