MTD is hiring & we’d love to talk with you! Employees are offered a competitive employment package that can include health insurance, life insurance, retirement benefits, & more. More information on all available positions can be found below.

All MTD positions require candidates to pass a drug test and undergo a background check. MTD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Those wishing to apply in person can pick up and return applications at MTD, 1101 E. University Ave., Urbana, IL 61802. No phone inquiries please.


Current Job Postings

Communications Specialist


The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) is seeking a motivated and friendly individual to fill the position of Communications Specialist. The Communications Specialist has strong writing, editing, and design skills, as well as the ability to perform well under deadline in a fast-paced environment. This role requires very strong organizational skills, and the ability to represent MTD at community events with professionalism and courtesy. This position will take lead on several major layout projects each year that require working knowledge of transit and MTD’s service offerings, for which MTD will provide training and guidance.

MTD is accepting applications through Friday, October 12.

Customer Support Specialist


The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District (MTD) is seeking a customer-focused, service-inspired individual to fill the position of Customer Support Specialist.

The Customer Support Specialist communicates effectively both orally and in writing on complex issues involving MTD to a variety of audiences. This involves working with internal and external parties in complex situations while maintaining a strong understanding of MTD’s organizational processes and how they interact.



The District is looking for self-starting, friendly individuals to join the MTD family as Bus Operators. Train for your CDL and learn to safely serve the public as a professional driver. Apply today-we'd love to talk with you!

Operator (C-CARTS)


C-CARTS is now hiring part-time Operators. If you have outstanding skills dealing with the public, an excellent driving record, and are motivated to serve others, you'll be a perfect fit. Train with our superb Safety & Training team and learn from the best. Apply now!

Specialized Services Operator


MTD is hiring Specialized Services Operators for our ADA Paratransit Service. These large vans provide curb to curb service for qualifying passengers with disabilities.

Maintenance II


Illinois Terminal is searching for Maintenance II candidates. Are you a custodial professional who loves people? Help us uphold Illinois Terminal's high standards for our passengers, customers, and community members.

Security II


MTD is seeking an individual to fill a Security II position at Illinois Terminal.  MTD employees are offered a competitive compensation package consisting of graduated levels of paid time off, uniform allowance, health insurance, and retirement benefits.



Join our team! MTD is recruiting highly motivated and career-minded full-time technicians. Applicants will maintain public transportation vehicle systems including Hybrid technology. If you have experience & a will to succeed, we want to talk with you. Starting pay is $19.25/hour, with an excellent benefit package including health insurance and a retirement plan.