NYSDOT Employment Opportunities

Maintenance, Traffic Systems Technician and Engineering Positions Available

NYSDOT Employment Opportunities

New York State Department of Transportation

We're Hiring

NYSDOT has hundreds of positions available across the state. A variety of positions are available including highway maintenance workers, traffic systems technicians and engineers. Apply today to start building your career.

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From maintenance workers to engineers, every employee plays a role in keeping New York State’s roads and bridges safe for all users. If you’re a problem solver with a passion for technology, join our team as a traffic systems technician!

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Are you ready to be a NYSDOT employee?

NYSDOT Job Opportunities

If you want to work for an essential agency that affects the every-day lives of those who live, work, and travel in New York State, consider the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT). We have a variety of employment opportunities throughout the state in many different fields of study or interest, but they all have a common goal – to enhance public safety.

As an employer, NYSDOT strives to achieve diversity of staff, disciplines, ideas, and approaches to reflect the public served. Most importantly, the Department values its employees by providing a culture of learning, respect, and excellence. Each NYSDOT employee plays an important part in fulfilling the Department’s mission and goals, as we are One DOT working cohesively to ensure the state has a safe, efficient, balanced and environmentally sound transportation system.

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Current Openings

Find all civil service permanent and seasonal NYSDOT job openings with information on qualifications, salary, job description and how to apply.


Highway Maintenance Workers and Service & Repair Mechanic positions require only a standard application. Join our team today!

Civil Service Exams

Learn about the different types of Civil Service exams and what's required to be considered for a position with NYSDOT.

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