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

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 - Art
Visual and Performing Arts

Assistant Professor
Cognitive & Learning Sciences

Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor in Energy Storage Systems
Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics

Staff Postings - Non Union

Staff Postings - Non-Union

Communications Specialist
Business Operations

Director of Video Production and Graphic Design
Athletics

Financial Aid Manager
Financial Aid Administration

Administrative Assistant
President's Office

Business Systems and Data Analyst
Office of Advancement

IT Inventory Control Analyst
ITSS

Residence Life Coordinator
Housing and Residential Life

Director
International Programs and Services

Help Desk Consultant
ITSS

Research Engineer II / Civil Engineer
Center for Technology and Training (CTT)

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

Director
Center for Diversity and Inclusion

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

Sr. Media Systems Engineer
ITSS

Director
University Marketing and Communications

Discovery Systems & Metadata Librarian
J. R. Van Pelt & Opie Library

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

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

Staff Assistant 6
Career Services, UAW Internal & External Posting, 7/28/2014 to 8/1/2014

Secretary 4
Physics, UAW Internal & External Posting, 7/17/2014 to 7/23/2014

Office and Account Assistant 6
Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics, UAW Internal Only Posting, 7/15/2014 to 7/21/2014

Office Assistant 5
Vice President for Research, UAW Internal & External Posting, 7/09/2014 to 7/15/2014

Library Assistant 3
Van Pelt & Opie Library,  UAW Internal Only Posting, 7/09/2014 to 7/15/2014

Library Assistant 4 (Full-time)
Van Pelt & Opie Library, UAW Internal/External Posting, 7/03/2014 to 7/10/2014

Food Service Helper #14180 & #14181 (12mos/Part-time, No Base) (2 Positions)
Dining Services, AFSCME Internal/External Posting), 6/19/2014 to 6/25/2014

Office Assistant 5
Social Sciences, UAW Internal and External Posting, 06/12/2014 to 06/18/2014

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