State of Arizona Employee Benefits

Arizona Department of Transportation offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes these features:

  • Vacation
  • Sick leave
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Optional: Short-term disability, deferred compensation and supplemental life insurance

Please visit the Arizona Department of Administration to learn more about the benefits of working for the state government.

Arizona State Government is an EOA/ADA reasonable Accommodation Employer.

Note: Elective benefits for new employees may be subject to a 90-day waiting period.

Arizona State Retirement System

ECD employees participate in the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS). ASRS enrollment eligibility will become effective after 27 weeks of employment if the candidate is not already an ASRS member at the time of hire.

The Arizona Ombudsman – Citizens Aide helps you resolve ongoing issues with State Agencies.

Civil Rights

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés) y otras normas y leyes antidiscriminatorias, el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT) no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, edad o discapacidad. Las personas que requieran asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT en civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más antes posible para asegurar que el Estado tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.