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Engineer II


McKenzie COUNTY  

Outstanding opportunity for full time position as an Engineer II for the McKenzie County Public Works Department

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, or related field with three (3) years 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
  • Prepare designs for projects in accordance with general engineering principles
  • Performing inspections, surveying, operating instruments
  • Conduct construction inspections, reviews contractor pay requests, and responsible for preparing plans, specifications, estimates, right of way plats, and other reports and documents
  • Conduct studies to support compliance with State and local codes
  • Overtime opportunities may be available during the peak season

Salary Range: $29.75 to $32.20 per hour - 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


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, or hand deliver to:

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

Equal Opportunity Employer

McKenzie County

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