Employment Opportunities

Welcome and thank you for you interest in employment at Michigan Technological University. We are located in Houghton, MI, near the northern shore of the state’s beautiful Upper Peninsula. Only a short drive to Lake Superior, our location provides great year-round activities, from swimming, boating, and hiking in the summers to skiing, snowmobiling, and ice fishing in the winters. 

Please read our Strategic Plan to learn more about our mission and goals.

Please note: Offers of employment are contingent upon and not considered finalized until the required background check has been performed and the results received and assessed.

Employment Law Posters

Faculty/Academic Postings

Staff Postings - Non-Union

Staff Postings - Non-Union

Department Chair
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Director, Intensive English as a Second Language Program
Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Energy Management Engineer
Facilities Management Administration

Materials Science & Engineering

Director of Recruiting, Marketing and Communications
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Department Chair
Chemical Engineering 

Telecommunications Technician / Engineer I
Information Technology

Director of Athletic Communication

Academic Advisor
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Library Technology Specialist
Van Pelt & Opie Library 

Director of Advancement
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Technology and IT Facility Support Supervisor
Information Technology 

Business Systems Analyst
Auxiliary Services Operations

Research Specialist

IT Security Architect
Information Technology 

Data Analyst
Human Resources

Research Engineer I
Keweenaw Research Center  

Dean, School of Business & Economics
School of Business & Economics

Laboratory Associate

Web Developer 
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Digital Content and Special Programs Manager
Graduate School

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Volcano Remote Sensing
Geological & Mining Engineering & Sciences

Research Specialist
Materials Science & Engineering

Staff Postings - Union

Staff Postings - Union

Library Assistant 6
Van Pelt and Opie Library, UAW Posting 6/28/2016 - 7/5/2016

Custodian (12 month/ 40 hours/ 1st Shift)
Facilities, AFSCME Posting 6/27/2016 - 7/1/2016

Office Assistant 6
Housing and Residential LIfe, UAW Posting 6/23/2016 - 6/29/2016

Office Assistant 3
Jackson Center for Teaching and Learning, UAW Posting 6/22/2016 - 6/28/2016

Office Assistant 4
Dining Services/Catering, UAW Posting 6/16/2016 - 6/22/2016

Equipment Operator II (12 months/ 40 hours/ 1st Shift)
Facilities, AFSCME Posting 6/14/2016 - 6/20/2016

Office Assistant 5
Merchandising Operations, UAW Posting 6/10/216 - 6/16/2016

Office Assistant 5
Materials Science & Engineering, UAW Posting 6/8/2016 - 6/14/2016

Food Service Helper (12 months/ Part-time, No Base/ Shift Varies) - 7 positions
Dining Services, AFSCME Posting 4/21/2016 - 4/27/2016