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What Our Employees Say

"My career with the department has afforded me wonderful promotional opportunities and provided a challenging work environment, allowing me to grow in my professional career."

Angie Ayscue  

Financial Management Division  

"I know that the work we do is making our state a safer and more user friendly place to live."

Kenneth Bergman  

Information Technology  

"Few organizations touch so many lives as the Department of Transportation. Whether it is to go to work, a doctor’s appointment, school or even the grocery store, people depend on the state’s transportation system every day to get where they’re going."

Nicole Meister  

Communications Office  

"I enjoy visiting the communities NCDOT serves and learning about how regions of North Carolina can be so similar, for example our beautiful fall foliage, and yet so different – for example our tastes in barbecue!"

Jennifer Fuller  

Aviation Unit  

"I enjoy working for NCDOT because it has given me the flexibility and opportunity to gain a variety of diverse engineering experiences such as traffic engineering, highway bridge design and highway construction coordination."

Arthur H. Petteway  

Rail Division  

"When we, through the use of technology, can eliminate some of that stress through solid service, it's certainly a "win-win" for all parties involved. The sound of relief in a client's voice when they get the answers they need makes all the challenges worthwhile."

Foster Vestal  

Information Technology  

NCDOT is committed to attracting and retaining high quality talent, and developing career tracks that strengthen our organization while allowing employees to build satisfying careers.

Thousands of people work for us in a variety of jobs, including engineering, information technology, planning, public transportation, financial management, research and many other positions across the state.

Why Work for NCDOT?

So, why should you consider a career with us?

  • A multitude of career opportunities
  • Competitive pay
  • A stable career environment
  • A focus on work-life balance
  • Work in locations all over the state
  • A setting where diversity is appreciated and all employees are valued
  • Career development and training opportunities
  • Retirement plan and optional taxed-deferred savings accounts
  • Medical insurance plan
  • Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave
  • …and much more

NCDOT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Are You Ready?

Are you ready to help shape the future of transportation in North Carolina?
Start your search right now on our NCDOT Jobs page.