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.

Faculty/Academic Postings

Faculty/Academic Postings

Computer Science or Computer Engineering

Assistant Professor of Music/Director of Bands
Visual and Performing Arts

Assistant Professor - Faculty Technical Director
Visual and Performing Arts

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Population Biology of Yellowstone Wolves & Elk
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Assistant or Associate Professor - Natural Resource Management
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Social Sciences

Assistant Professor - Digital Media

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Petroleum Geology or Geophysics
Geological & Mining Engineering & Sciences

Professor of Practice or Lecturer
Department of Kinesiology & Integrative Physiology

Assistant/Associate Professor - STEM Education
Cognitive & Learning Sciences

Assistant/Associate Professor - Big Data or Visualization
Computer Science

Assistant/Associate Professor
Computer Science

Assistant Professor - Experimental Physical Chemistry

Assistant or Associate Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Assistant Professor - Computational Fluid Dynamics
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Senior Lecturer
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Assistant Professor
Chemical Engineering

Staff Postings - Non Union

Staff Postings - Non-Union

Senior Media Systems Engineer or Media Systems Engineer 
Information Technology 

Planning Analyst I
Institutional Analysis

Purchasing Manager
Facilities Management

Director of New Media

Director of Video Production and Graphic Design

Facilities and Events Coordinator
Auxiliary Services

Payroll Supervisor 
Human Resources 

Outreach Coordinator
School of Business & Economics 

Multimedia Specialist
University Marketing & Communications

IT Security Analyst 
Information Technology 

Program Coordinator
Center for Diversity and Inclusion

Associate Dean for Research & Innovation
College of Engineering

Information Technology

Scene Shop Supervisor 
Visual & Performing Arts 

Assistant Intramural Director 
Department of Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology 

Director of Dining Services
Auxiliary Services

Residence Life Coordinator
Housing and Residential Life

Sponsored Projects Manager 
Pavlis Honors College

Software Engineer 
Civil & Environmental Engineering/Center for Technology & Training 

Facilities Engineer
Facilities Management

Telecommunications Technician/Engineer I 
Information Technology 

Telecommunications Network Engineer I/II 
Information Technology 

Assistant Director
Center for Diversity & Inclusion

Editorial Director
University Marketing & Communications

Web Writer
University Marketing & Communications

Health and Safety Manager
Business Operations

Biotechnology and Genomics Laboratory Manager
Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Instruction & Learning Librarian
J. Robert Van Pelt Library

Content Specialist
University Marketing & Communications

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
President's Office

Managing Director, Microfabrication Facility
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Assistant Research Engineer - Software Engineer
Michigan Tech Research Institute (MTRI)

Staff Postings - Union

Staff Postings - Union

Office Assistant 6 
Chemical Engineering, UAW Internal & External Posting 4/16/2015 - 4/22/2015

Administrative Aide 7 
School of Technology, UAW Internal & External Posting 4/8/2015 - 4/14/2015

Office Assistant 5
Merchandising Operations, UAW Internal & External Posting 4/8/2015 - 4/14/2015

Custodian (12 months/ Part-time, No base)
Facilities, AFSCME Internal & External Posting 3/25/15 - 3/31/15

Mail Specialist I
University Marketing & Communications,  AFSCME Internal & External Posting, 3/17/2015 - 3/23/2015 

Custodian (12 months/ 20 hour per week)
SDC, AFSCME Internal & External Posting 3/9/15 - 23/13/15

CHP Mechanic/Operator
Facilities Management, AFSCME Internal & External Posting, 3/4/2015 - 3/10/2015 

Food Service Helper (12 months/ Part-time, No base)
Dining Services