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

Business Systems Analyst
Student Affairs Information Systems

Digital Services Maintenance Specialist
University Marketing & Communications

Dean, Graduate School/Associate Provost
Graduate School

Digital Content Manager
College of Engineering 

Research Associate
Chemical Engineering  

Content Manager
School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

Engineering Academic Advisor I
Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

IT Support Coordinator
Information Technology

Catering Sales Coordinator
Dining Services

Research Associate
Keweenaw Research Center

Software Engineer
Center for Technology & Training

Catering Manager
Dining Services

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

Research Specialist
Materials  Science & Engineering


Data Support & Account Specialist

Center for Technology & Training

Staff Postings - Union

Staff Postings - Union

Food Service Helper (9 month, Part-time, 30 hours) #16015RP
Dining Services, AFSCME Posting 1/29/2016 - 2/4/2016

Custodian (12 months/ Full-time/ 2nd Shift) #16013
Facilities, AFSCME Posting 1/26/2016 - 2/1/2016

Office Assistant 4
Center for Diversity & Inclusion, UAW Internal & External Posting 1/14/16 - 1/20/16

Office Assistant 5
Innovation & Industry Engagement, UAW Internal & External Posting 1/12/16 - 1/18/16

Office Assistant 3
William G. Jackson Center for Teaching and Learning, UAW Internal & External Posting 12/15/2015 - 12/21/2015