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.

Faculty/Academic Postings

Staff Postings - Non-Union

Staff Postings - Non-Union

Senior Application and Systems Analyst
Information Technology 

IT Support Technician - Fixed Term (Part-time)

Information Technology

Technical Writer

Center for Technology & Training

Data Support & Account Specialist

Center for Technology & Training

IT Support Technician - Fixed Term

Information Technology

Planning Analyst I
Institutional Analysis

Director of Student Financial Services

Financial Aid

Assistant Director

Center for Diversity and Inclusion

Help Desk Support Specialist 
- Fixed Term
Information Technology 

Help Desk Manager

Information Technology   

Director of Telecommunications 

Information Technology 

Front End Developer
University Marketing & Communications

Outreach Manager

School of Business and Economics 

Visual Designer
University Marketing & Communications

Creative Director
University Marketing & Communications

Maintenance Manager 

Assistant Director of Admissions

Biotechnology and Genomics Laboratory Manager
Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Staff Postings - Union

Staff Postings - Union

Office Assistant 6
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics, UAW Internal & External Posting 10/1/2015 - 10/8/2015

Office Assistant 4
Civil & Environmental Engineering, UAW Internal & External Posting 9/30/2015 - 10/7/2015

Office Assistant 6
Career Services, UAW Internal & External Posting 9/16/2015 - 9/22/2015

Equipment Operator I (12 months/ Part-time/ No Base) #15304
Facilities, AFSCME Internal & External Posting 9/16/2015 - 9/22/2015

Office Assistant 3 - 2 positions
Jackson Center for Teaching and Learning, UAW Internal & External Posting 9/4/2015 - 9/11/2015

Facilities Helper (12 months/ Full-time/ 1st Shift) #15291
Facilities, AFSCME Internal & External Posting 9/2/2015 - 9/9/2015

Office Assistant 5
Computer Science, UAW Internal & External Posting 9/1/2015 - 9/8/2015

Custodian (12 months/ Part-time/ No Base) #15243 & 15244 (2 Positions)
Facilities, AFSCME Internal & External Posting 7/28/2015 - 8/3/2015

Custodian (9 months/ 20 hours/ 1st Shift) #15238
Facilities, AFSCME Internal & External Posting 7/28/2015 - 8/3/2015