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

Assistant or Associate Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences

Assistant or Associate Professor
Biomedical Engineering

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Assistant Professor - Computational Fluid Dynamics
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Senior Lecturer
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

Assistant Professor
Cognitive & Learning Science and Kinesiology & Integrative Physiology

Assistant Professor
Chemical Engineering

Professor of Practice
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Assistant or Associate Professor - Management Information Systems
School of Business & Economics

Assistant or Associate Professor in Accounting
School of Business & Economics

Assistant Professor
Cognitive & Learning Sciences

Staff Postings - Non Union

Staff Postings - Non-Union

Research Development Specialist
Vice President for Research

Manager, Finance and Planning
Business Operations

Facilities and Events Coordinator
Auxiliary Services

Annual Giving Campaigns Manager
Alumni Relations

IT Procurement Agent
Information Technology

Budget Analyst and Outreach Coordinator
Visual & Performing Arts

Workshop Coordinator/Marketing Assistant
Center for Technology & Training

Director of Operations and Collaborative Programming
Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts

Production Manager/Technical Director
Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts

Assistant Production Manager
Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts

Communications Specialist
Business Operations

Financial Aid Manager
Financial Aid Administration

Business Systems and Data Analyst
Office of Advancement

IT Inventory Control Analyst
ITSS

Help Desk Consultant
ITSS

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

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

Research Engineer/Scientist I - Remote Sensing Analyst Posted 04/05/2012
Michigan Tech Research Institute - Ann Arbor, MI

Staff Postings - Union

To apply for an AFSCME staff posting (positions that are listed with a PDF icon), you will need to submit a Job Application, Cover Letter, and Resume via email to jobs@mtu.edu, fax to (906) 487-3220, or hand-deliver to the Human Resources office located on the 2nd floor of the Lakeshore Center. 

Staff Postings - Union

Office Assistant 4
Human Resources, UAW Internal Posting, 9/12/14-9/18/14

Custodian (12 months/40 hours/ 1st Shift)  #14259
Facilities, AFSCME Internal Only Posting, 9/3/14 - 9/9/14

Office Assistant 6
J. Robert Van Pelt & Opie Library, Internal & External, 9/2/14 to 9/8/14

Office Assistant 6
Accounting Services, Internal & External, 9/2/14 to 9/8/14

Custodian (9 months/20 hours/1st Shift) #14231
Facilities, AFSCME Internal & External, 8/13/14 to 8/19/14

Office Assistant 3
Ticketing Operations, UAW Internal & External Posting, 8/12/14 to 8/18/14

Office Assistant 3
Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts, UAW Internal & External Posting, 8/8/2014 to 8/14/14

Office Assistant 4
Center for Diversity & Inclusion, UAW Internal & External Posting, 8/7/2014 to 8/13/2014

Office Assistant 3
Memorial Union Building, UAW Internal & External Posting, 8/1/2014 to 8/7/2014

Public Safety Officer
Public Safety & Police Services, POA Internal & External Posting, 7/29/2014 to 8/4/2014

Food Service Helper #14180, 14181, 14232, 14234 (12mos/Part-time, No Base) (4 Positions)
Dining Services, AFSCME Internal/External Posting), 6/19/2014 to 6/25/2014

Library Assistant 3 (2 positions)
Van Pelt & Opie Library, UAW Internal/External Posting, 3/12/2014 to 3/18/2014