Maintenance and Operations

Maintenance and Operations are at the heart of everything the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) accomplishes.

Our team members drive critical projects and provide crucial services to help keep our traveling public safe.

They also develop cutting-edge techniques for roadway maintenance, structure construction, etc.

Our team members are our front-line employees and are the face of VDOT.

Our maintenance positions require a wide range of expertise and skill. Some career areas:

  • Roadway maintenance and repair
  • Heavy equipment maintenance and repair
  • Structural maintenance

Our operations team keeps VDOT going forward and enables us to deploy our innovative solutions.

Career areas include:

  • Safety
  • Equipment operation
  • Customer service
  • Project management



VDOT provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. 

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Learn more about VDOT employment policies.

Page last modified: May 9, 2023