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Diesel Mechanic

Diesel Mechanic

McKenzie County Road & Bridge Department  

McKenzie County has an outstanding opportunity for a full time position as a Diesel Mechanic for the Road & Bridge Department

  •   A High School Diploma or equivalent and three (3) years of experience as a Diesel Mechanic, Hydraulics, Metal Fabrication and Welding; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. 
  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certification for Diesel Engines and/or Heavy Equipment
  • Experience in the operations and maintenance of construction equipment
  • Considerable knowledge of the methods, techniques, materials, and equipment necessary in the care and maintenance of vehicles and heavy equipment
  • Strong diagnostic skills


  • Perform preventative maintenance services, inspections, diagnosis, and repair of County vehicles and equipment
  • Troubleshoot equipment
  • Maintain a clean, safe work area in compliance with County standards, and perform all work in accordance with establish safety procedures
  • Provide assistance, guidance, and direction to other Road & Bridge personnel

Salary of $27.47 per hour                                                        Position 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, or hand deliver to:
McKenzie County Human Resources
201 5th Street NW
Watford City, ND 58854
Equal Opportunity Employer

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