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Road Superintendent

Road Superintendent

McKenzie County  

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


  • A High School Diploma or equivalent with ten (10) years of experience in highway maintenance and management; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job
  • An Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in construction related field and five (5) years of experience in   construction supervisor role is preferred, but not required
  • Minimum five (5) years of crew management experience is required
  • Valid CDL Class A Driver’s License preferred, but not required
  • Experience in the operation and/or maintenance of construction equipment is preferred, but not required
  • Considerable knowledge of the methods, techniques, materials, and equipment necessary in the care and maintenance of roads and road construction practices
  • Willingness and desire to learn new and challenging tasks


  • Supervise the overall administration and direction of road and bridge maintenance operations
  • Establish a time frame for projects and ensure timely completion
  • Plan the utilization of staff and equipment in accordance with work schedules
  • Plan, direct, and budget activities of the Department
  • Prepare Departmental operating and capital budgets

Salary Range $79,429 to $85,977 annual salary, DOE                   Position Open until June 2, 2017

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 St NW, Suite 700
Watford City, ND 58854

Equal Opportunity Employer

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