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

Dean, Graduate School/Associate Provost
Graduate School

Research Engineer/Scientist I - Signal Processing/Data Analyst
Michigan Tech Research Institute (Ann Arbor, MI)

Financial Aid Manager
Student Financial Services

Research Specialist
Materials  Science & Engineering

Manager of Finance & Planning
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs

Assistant Director Enterprise Application Services
Information Technology

Director of Telecommunications
Information Technology

Information Technology

Director of Energy & Sustainability
Facilities Management Administration

Director of Academic Services  
School of Technology 

Technical Writer

Center for Technology & Training

Data Support & Account Specialist

Center for Technology & Training

Planning Analyst I
Institutional Analysis

Front End Developer
University Marketing & Communications  

Visual Designer
University Marketing & Communications

Creative Director
University Marketing & Communications

Staff Postings - Union

Staff Postings - Union

Office Assistant 5
Sponsored Programs Accounting, UAW Internal & External Posting 11/24/2015 - 12/2/2015

Custodian (12 months/ Full-time/ 1st Shift) #15365
Facilities, AFSCME Posting 11/19/2015 - 11/25/2015

Custodian (12 months/ Part-time/ No Base) #15358 & #15359 (2 positions)
Facilities, AFSCME Posting 11/13/2015 - 11/19/2015

Custodian (12 months/ Full-time/ 1st Shift) #15364
Facilities, AFSCME Posting 11/12/2015 - 11/18/2015

Office Assistant 6
Institutional Equity & Inclusion, UAW Internal & External Posting 11/10/2015 - 11/16/2015

Food Service Helper (12 months/ Part-time/ No Base) #15305, #15326, #15334, #15366 (4 positions)
Dining Services, AFSCME Posting 10/16/2015 - 10/22/2015

Office Assistant 5
Innovation and Industry Engagement, UAW Internal & External Posting 10/14/2015 - 10/20/2015

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 Posting 9/16/2015 - 9/22/2015