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DLI Careers

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Make a Difference in Montana

The Montana Department of Labor & Industry (DLI) is looking for talented and dedicated individuals to join our team. We offer a variety of rewarding careers that contribute to the growth and empowerment of our state.

As a DLI employee, you will:

  • Work with a diverse team of professionals
  • Have the opportunity to learn and grow in your career
  • Make a positive impact on the lives of Montanans

We are committed to providing a safe and inclusive work environment where everyone can thrive. If you are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference, we encourage you to apply today!

  • DLI is focused on people and making a positive impact in our communities every day. We foster open, team-based, supportive, and collaborative work environments where employees can thrive.

    Our mission is to empower Montanans through work and opportunity. We are guided by the values of responsiveness, respect, integrity, excellence, and cohesiveness in serving the citizens of Montana.

    Here are some ways that DLI makes a difference in the lives of Montanans:

    • We provide job training and placement services to help people find work.
    • We enforce labor laws to protect workers' rights.
    • We provide unemployment insurance benefits to help people who are unemployed.
    • We promote economic development to create jobs and opportunity in Montana.
    • We regulate businesses to protect consumers and workers.

    DLI is committed to providing a high-quality workforce and responsive services to the people of Montana. We value the diversity of our employees and strive to create a workplace where everyone can feel welcome and respected.

  • Work with us and enjoy a fulfilling career and incredible quality of life in Montana.

    • Work-life balance: We offer flexible work schedules with hybrid telework options available within the state of Montana.
    • 38 Paid Days Off: You'll get 38 days of paid time off per year, including vacation, sick leave, and holidays.
    • Military leave: You'll get up to 15 days of military leave with full pay.
    • Raises: You'll get longevity raises with continuous service, as well as any negotiated market increases and statutory raises.
    • Health insurance: We offer comprehensive health insurance, including dental, vision, and life insurance. Access to free telehealth and access to free employee medical clinics through our Montana Health Centers. We also offer flexible spending accounts and an employee assistance program. Learn more about our available health benefits.
    • Retirement: We offer two retirement plans with an employer contribution between 8.73% and 9.07% of your annual salary. A third optional 457(b) deferred compensation plan is also available. Get more information about our retirement plan options.
    • Public Service Loan Forgiveness: Employment with the State of Montana may qualify you to receive loan forgiveness. See if you qualify here.
    • Career progression: We offer opportunities for career progression, training, and professional growth.
    • State employee discounts: You'll get discounts at various businesses across the state.

  • The Montana Department of Labor & Industry (DLI) is hiring! We have a variety of exciting opportunities available, from entry-level positions to senior-level roles. Whether you're looking for a new challenge or a change in career, we have something for you.

    To view our current openings, visit the State of Montana Careers website. You can search by job title, location, or keyword to find the perfect position for you.

    View and Apply to Current Job Openings

  • To apply for a position with DLI, please visit the State of Montana Careers website and create an account and upload any required documents. Please refer to each specific job posting for more details on required documents and information needed in order to apply. Once you have created an account, you can search for open positions and apply for the ones that interest you.

    If you need an accommodation with the application or hiring process, please contact the HR office or dial the Montana Relay at 711. Montana Job Service Offices also offer job seeker services including assistance with submitting an online application.

    Download a Step-by-Step Job Application Guide

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    The state of Montana does not discriminate against employees or applicants based on their race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, childbirth, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, creed, political beliefs, veteran status, military service, or retaliation.

    We are committed to providing a fair and equitable workplace for all employees.

Current Openings
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Location: Helena Postion Number(s): 66266318 Do you have experience working with a variety of legal issues that involve substantive law related to professional and occupational licensing as well as federal and state statutes, common law, and administrative rules? Then it is time for you to join our team as our next Lawyer for Department of Labor and Industry!
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Location: Helena Postion Number(s): 66266003 Are you looking for a position where you get to work with a great group of professionals who love what they do and are dedicated to public service? Are you looking for a work environment that places high value on customer focus, individual responsibility, continuous improvement and professional growth? If so, then you may be interested in the Accounting Technician position with DLI!.
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Location: Helena, Thompson Falls, Billings, Missoula, Miles City, Glendive, Kalispell, Polson, Lewistown, Havre, Cut Bank, Wolf Point, Libby, Sidney, Bozeman, Columbia Falls, Great Falls Postion Number(s): 66201281 Are you passionate about helping Montanans achieve prosperity through work and opportunity? Do you want to make an impact for workers across the state on a collaborative team of innovators? If so, the RESEA Program Manager position might be right for you!
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