Tallgrass Prairie Center


Roadside-related job openings

Are you interested in learning and experiencing roadside management? See job listings below. 

  • Engineering Technician IV Roadside Management Specialist - Illinois Department of Transportation
    • Position Description: This position is accountable for the oversight of all aspects of the district's rest areas; the design, construction, and maintenance of roadway landscape features to ensure safety, compatibility, preservation, and aesthetics within the highway system; oversight of all rest areas and management of district vegetation control program including safety, aesthetic, and environmental considerations; serves as the district's Erosion Control Coordinator; and the district's Adopt-a-Highway Coordinator. 
      • Opening Date: December 2, 2019
      • Closing Date: January 10, 2020
      • See full job announcement here


      IRVM Technician in Story Countycontrolled burnField work

       Photo credit: Story County Conservation