Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

April 17, 2019

Community members, career seekers invited to the MnDOT open house on April 27 in Detroit Lakes

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to an open house Saturday, April 27, from 9 a.m. to noon at the MnDOT District 4 headquarters, 1000 Highway 10 West, Detroit Lakes.

This is a free event for the entire community that will showcase the tools, equipment, technology, jobs and careers that help MnDOT serve Minnesota motorists each day.

The public will discover informational booths, heavy equipment displays, career information, current job openings and refreshments. There will also be networking and learning opportunities to ask questions of MnDOT staff and leaders who work to engineer, design, build and maintain nearly every component of Minnesota’s transportation infrastructure, as well as the staff who work to support these efforts.

College information and representatives from Minnesota State Community and Technology College will be available to learn about civil engineering career paths, and the Minnesota State Patrol will also be available.

On-site application assistance will be provided for those wanting to apply to current job openings.

If you have questions about the event, please contact 218-846-3646.

To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, call Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater Minnesota), 711 or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay). You also may send an email to ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us. Please request at least one week in advance, if possible.