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

Academic Advisor
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Presentation and Classroom Support Specialist
Information Technology

Library Technology Specialist
Van Pelt & Opie Library 

Director of Advancement
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Technology and IT Facility Support Supervisor
Information Technology 

Digital Services Specialist I
University Marketing & Communications

Business Systems Analyst
Auxiliary Services Operations

Research Specialist

IT Security Architect
Information Technology 

Department Chair
Visual and Performing Arts 

Data Analyst
Human Resources

Research Engineer I
Keweenaw Research Center  

Dean, School of Business & Economics
School of Business & Economics

Laboratory Associate

Web Developer 
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Associate Director of Industry Relations
Industry Relations

Digital Content and Special Programs Manager
Graduate School

Coordinator of Student Activities
Student Activities

Coordinator of Student Activities/Summer Housing Programs
Student Activities/Housing & Residential Life

Science/Technology Publications Writer
University Marketing & Communications

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Institute of Computing & Cybersystems

Residence Life Coordinator
Housing & Residential Life

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Volcano Remote Sensing
Geological & Mining Engineering & Sciences

Van Pelt & Opie Library 

Dean, Graduate School/Associate Provost
Graduate School

Research Associate
Chemical Engineering  

Content Manager
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Research Specialist
Materials  Science & Engineering

Staff Postings - Union

Staff Postings - Union

Office Assistant 5
Great Lakes Research Center, UAW Posting 5/13/2016 - 5/19/2016

Food Service Helper (12 months/ Part-time, No Base/ Shift Varies) - 7 positions
Dining Services, AFSCME Posting 4/21/2016 - 4/27/2016

Public Safety Officer (12 month/Full-time/shift varies) #16080RP
Public Safety & Police Services, POA Posting 4/1/2016 - 4/7/2016

HVAC Technician (12 month/ Full-time/ 1st Shift) #16067
Facilities, AFSCME Posting 3/8/2016 - 3/14/2016