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Engineer I/Surveyor


McKenzie COUNTY  

Outstanding opportunity for a full time position as an Engineer I/Surveyor for the McKenzie County Public Works Department

  • An Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering Technology, or related field with up to one (1) year of experience in Engineering, Design, Surveying, or related field; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential  duties of the job 
  • Certification in Bituminous Technology 1&2, Grading & Base 1&2, Concrete Field Tester Level 1, Survey 1, as well as Theory and Concrete Field Level 1 & 2 preferred
  • Knowledge of Civil Engineering and highway design principles and practices
  • Strong mathematical concepts applicable to engineering
  • Must be detail oriented with the ability to multi-task
  • A valid ND Class D Driver’s License is required
  • Survey experience is preferred
  • Provide professional field and office Civil Engineering work
  • Performing inspections, surveying, operating instruments
  • Developing complex engineering computations
  • Prepare and draw plans and specifications
  • Overtime opportunities may be available during the peak season

Salary Range - DOE                                                       Positions open until filled

McKenzie County offers an excellent benefit package including:

Health Insurance – Health & Child Care Flexible Spending Program Group Life

Insurance – Retirement – Optional Deferred Comp Plan

Vacation – Sick Leave – Paid Holidays

Job Description & Employment Application available online at

An applicant who is a resident of North Dakota and eligible to claim veterans’ preference must abide by the Department of Veterans Affairs guidelines available at and submit any documentation with an otherwise complete application.

Submit resume and/or application by mail, email, fax, or hand deliver to:

McKenzie County Human Resources
201 5th St NW, Suite 700
Watford City, ND 58854


Equal Opportunity Employer


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Job Description - Engineer I/Surveyor

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