NCDOT Careers

North Carolina's Future Rides on Us

From designing, building and maintaining roads and bridges, to making long-term public transit decisions, much of North Carolina's future depends on what the NCDOT does today. Are you up for the challenge?

Join Us

Help us shape the future of transportation in North Carolina. We offer diverse and challenging jobs, career development, work-life balance and an environment where all employees are valued and recognized for their contributions. Add to that health insurance, retirement plans, paid holidays and much more, and you have a winning combination.

Employee Meeting


From road crews to research engineers, NCDOT employs thousands of people in a wide variety of positions all over the state. From the field to the office, NCDOT needs people with diverse skills ranging from geology, information technology, planning, engineering, communications, legal and so much more. Take a look and see if you have what we need.

Career Development

NCDOT is investing in the future. Not just for our roads and infrastructure, but also for the people who help us meet North Carolina’s transportation needs. Our employees come from a wide variety of skills and educational disciplines. The Office of Education Initiatives develops programs for students of all ages who are interested in careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Our goal is to attract and retain qualified employees to meet the transportation needs of our state.

Contact Us

If you have questions about any of our programs, please contact us.