Dirty Jobs

Dirty Jobs

DIRTY JOBS profiles the unsung American laborers who make their living in the most unthinkable -- yet vital -- ways. Our brave host and apprentice Mike Rowe will introduce you to a hardworking group of men and women who overcome fear, danger and sometimes stench and overall ickiness to accomplish their daily tasks.

  • Season 1

    • 1
      2005-07-26

      Chinatown Garbage Collector

    • 2
      2005-08-02

      Sewer Inspector

    • 3
      2005-08-09

      Pig Farmer

    • 4
      2005-08-16

      Chick Sexer

    • 5
      2005-08-23

      Vexcon

    • 6
      2005-08-30

      Sludge Cleaner

    • 7
      2005-09-27

      Hot Tar Roofer

    • 8
      2005-10-04

      Ostrich Farmer

    • 9
      2005-10-11

      Cheese Maker

    • 10
      2005-10-18

      Shrimper

    • 11
      2005-10-25

      Bio-Diesel Man

    • 12
      2005-11-01

      Micro-Algae Man

    • 13
      2005-11-08

      Chimney Sweeper

  • Season 2

    • 1
      2006-01-10

      Avian Vomitologist

    • 2
      2006-01-17

      Turkey Farmer

    • 3
      2006-01-24

      Alligator Farmer

    • 4
      2006-03-07

      Mushroom Farmer

    • 5
      2006-03-14

      Plumber

    • 6
      2006-03-21

      Termite Controller

    • 7
      2006-06-13

      Casino Food Recycler

    • 8
      2006-06-20

      Parade Float Dismantler

    • 9
      2006-06-27

      Garbage Pit Technician

    • 10
      2006-07-11

      Skull Cleaner

    • 11
      2006-07-18

      Geoduck Farmer

    • 12
      2006-07-24

      Fuel Tank Cleaner

    • 13
      2006-08-08

      Coal Miner

    • 14
      2006-08-15

      Hoof Cleaner

    • 15
      2006-08-22

      Alpaca Shearer

    • 16
      2006-08-29

      Monkey Caretaker

    • 17
      2006-11-28

      Snake Researcher

    • 18
      2006-12-05

      Penguin Keeper

    • 19
      2006-12-12

      Bell Maker

    • 20
      2006-12-19

      Mosquito Control Officer

  • Season 3

    • 1
      2007-01-09

      Bug Breeder

    • 2
      2007-01-16

      Poo Pot Maker

    • 3
      2007-01-23

      Mule Logger

    • 4
      2007-01-30

      Well Digger

    • 5
      2007-02-20

      Cave Digger

    • 6
      2007-02-27

      Salt Miner

    • 7
      2007-03-06

      Wine Maker

    • 8
      2007-03-13

      Steam Ship Cleaner

    • 9
      2007-06-26

      Billboard Installer

    • 10
      2007-07-10

      Snake Wrangler

    • 11
      2007-07-17

      Leather Tanner

    • 12
      2007-08-07

      Bridge Painter

    • 13
      2007-08-14

      Vomit Island Workers

    • 14
      2007-08-21

      Alligator Egg Collector

    • 15
      2007-10-30

      Special Effects Artist

    • 16
      2007-11-06

      Reef Ball Maker

    • 17
      2007-11-13

      Exotic Animal Keeper

    • 18
      2007-11-27

      Spray Insulation Technician

  • Season 4

    • 1
      2008-01-08

      Big Animal Vet

    • 2
      2008-01-15

      Steel Mill Worker

    • 3
      2008-01-22

      Cave Biologist

    • 4
      2008-01-29

      Buoy Cleaner

    • 5
      2008-02-05

      Cranberry Farmer

    • 6
      2008-02-12

      Mud Mineral Excavator

    • 7
      2008-04-14

      Dirty Jobs of the Big Apple

    • 8
      2008-04-21

      Floating Fish Factory

    • 9
      2008-04-28

      Dairy Cow Midwife

    • 10
      2008-05-05

      Aerial Tram Greaser

    • 11
      2008-05-12

      Turkey Inseminator

    • 12
      2008-05-19

      Ice Salvage Crew

    • 13
      2008-06-02

      Wind Farm Technician

    • 14
      2008-06-09

      Animal Barber

    • 15
      2008-06-16

      Brown Before Green

    • 16
      2008-10-07

      Tar Rigger

    • 17
      2008-10-14

      Dirty Chip Maker

    • 18
      2008-10-21

      Sheep Castrator

    • 19
      2008-10-28

      Leech Trapper

    • 20
      2008-11-04

      Dirty Presidents

    • 21
      2008-11-11

      Mannequin Factory

    • 22
      2008-11-18

      Egg Farm

    • 23
      2008-11-25

      Vellum Maker

    • 24
      2008-12-02

      Maggot Farmer

    • 25
      2008-12-09

      Gourd Maker

  • Season 5

    • 1
      2009-01-06

      Bologna Maker

    • 2
      2009-01-13

      Abandoned Mine Plugger

    • 3
      2009-01-20

      Animal Rendering

    • 4
      2009-01-27

      Goose Down Plucker

    • 5
      2009-02-03

      Diaper Cleaner

    • 6
      2009-02-10

      Spider Pharm

    • 7
      2009-02-17

      Locomotive Builder

    • 8
      2009-02-24

      200 Jobs Look-Back

    • 9
      2009-03-03

      Mike's Day Off

    • 10
      2009-04-12

      Sled Dog Breeder

    • 11
      2009-10-06

      Mattress Recycler

    • 12
      2009-10-13

      High-Rise Window Washer

    • 13
      2009-10-20

      Toilet Crusher

    • 14
      2009-10-27

      Camel Rancher

    • 15
      2009-11-03

      Tofu Maker

    • 16
      2009-11-10

      Glass Maker

    • 17
      2009-11-17

      Rocky Reach Dam

    • 18
      2009-11-24

      Safety Third

    • 19
      2009-12-01

      Reindeer Farm

    • 20
      2009-12-08

      Marble Maker

    • 21
      2009-12-15

      Fireworks Technician

    • 22
      2009-12-22

      Worm Grunter

    • 23
      2009-12-29

      Maple Syrup Maker

  • Season 6

    • 1
      2010-01-05

      Animal Control Specialist

    • 2
      2010-01-12

      Cricket Farmer

    • 3
      2010-01-19

      Chicken Busters

    • 4
      2010-01-26

      Soo Locks Technician

    • 5
      2010-02-02

      Concrete Finisher

    • 6
      2010-02-09

      Bone Black

    • 7
      2010-02-16

      Tight Spaces 2

    • 8
      2010-02-23

      Crew Unemployment

    • 9
      2010-06-14

      The Dirty Truth

    • 9
      2010-10-19

      Exotic Nanny

    • 10
      2010-10-26

      Wetland Warrior

    • 11
      2010-11-02

      Sea Lamprey Exterminator

    • 12
      2010-11-09

      Animal Relocator

    • 13
      2010-11-16

      Lightning Rod Installer

    • 14
      2010-11-21

      Woolen Mill Operator

    • 15
      2010-11-23

      Pinsetter Mechanic

    • 16
      2010-11-28

      Bug Detective

    • 17
      2010-11-30

      Horse Tester

    • 18
      2010-12-07

      Custom Meat Processor

    • 19
      2010-12-14

      Dirty Holidays

    • 20
      2010-12-21

      Dirty Conversation

    • 21
      2010-12-28

      Date Palm Pollinator

  • Season 7

    • 1
      2010-12-22

      Asphalt Paver

    • 2
      2011-01-11

      Rum Distiller

    • 3
      2011-01-18

      Hair Fairy

    • 4
      2011-01-25

      Dirty Infrastructure

    • 5
      2011-02-01

      Scrapple Maker

    • 6
      2011-02-08

      Blueberry Connoisseur

    • 7
      2011-02-15

      Sponge Diver

    • 8
      2011-02-22

      Cedar Log Peeler

    • 9
      2011-03-01

      Termite Researcher

    • 10
      2011-03-08

      Dirty DNA

  • Season 8

    • 1
      2011-12-13

      Fish Squeezer

    • 2
      2011-12-20

      Fossil Hunter

    • 3
      2011-12-27

      Doomsday Seed Banker

    • 4
      2012-01-03

      Water Softener Technician

    • 5
      2012-01-10

      Barber's Assistant

    • 6
      2012-01-17

      Mardi Gras Bladder Banger

    • 7
      2012-01-24

      Medical Waste Disposal Expert

    • 8
      2012-01-31

      Dirty Little Bits

    • 9
      2012-02-07

      Tower Top Hand

    • 10
      2012-02-14

      Onion Processor

    • 11
      2012-02-21

      Dirty Conversations 2

  • Season 9

    • 1
      2012-08-22

      Lost in Aboriginal Land

    • 2
      2012-08-29

      Deadly Snake Wrangler

    • 3
      2012-09-05

      Journey To Croc Country

    • 4
      2012-09-12

      Outback Treasure Hunter