Best Episodes Of Dirty Jobs


Dirty JobsDirty Jobs is a TV series starring Mike Rowe, David M. Barsky, and Doug Glover. Follows the exploits Mike Rowe as he performs various dirty and dangerous jobs around the USA.

Release Date: July 2005


10. Geoduck Farmer


Dirty Jobs Season 2 Episode 14Air Date: 18 Jul. 2006
Season 2, Episode 14

Mike Rowe hits Las Vegas to dive into the world famous Lance Burton Magic Show, and then teams up with a pig farmer who has some innovative recycling techniques.


9. Well Digger


Dirty Jobs Season 3 Episode 4Air Date: 30 Jan. 2007
Season 3, Episode 4

Mike joins the Bowie BaySox team acting as a groundskeeper. Mike gets wet and dirty helping secure boat moorings. He then joins Watson Water company to dig deep through mud, rock, gravel, sand and water as they drill for heating and water in Tennessee.


8. Snake Researcher


Dirty Jobs Season 2 Episode 23Air Date: 28 Nov. 2006
Season 2, Episode 23

Mike catches lobster starting with the preparation of the rotting, stinking, dead fish bait. Then Mike visits Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island in Lake Erie, first to clean sea weed out of the harbor then to feed the water snakes. Actually, Mike’s supposed to catch the snakes but they find him fun to chew on. But Mike gets even doing strange things to his captives back at the lab. Of course, he gets bit there too.


7. Chicken Busters


Dirty Jobs Season 6 Episode 3Air Date: 19 Jan. 2010
Season 6, Episode 3

Mike helps tame Miami’s wild chicken population. Then he visits a mealworm farm to help raise pet food.


6. Camel Rancher


Dirty Jobs Season 5 Episode 14Air Date: 27 Oct. 2009
Season 5, Episode 14

Mike visits a camel ranch and gets to know them intimately. He milks them, checks their toes, assists with mating and takes the temperature, you know where, of the entire herd. Finishing off with a ball busting camel race, Mike is ready to put camels out of his life for good.


5. Bug Detective


Dirty Jobs Season 7 Episode 8Air Date: 28 Nov. 2010
Season 7, Episode 8

Mike learns to collect forensic evidence by studying rotting, putrid, maggot infested, pig carcasses. Then Mike heads to the lab to see if his guesses about how long the pigs were dead is correct.



4. Dirty Conversations 2


Air Date: 21 Feb. 2012
Season 8, Episode 11

Clip show focusing on unusual conversations between Mike and the various people he came into contact with over the course of the show to date.


3. Exotic Nanny


Dirty Jobs Season 7 Episode 1Air Date: 19 Oct. 2010
Season 7, Episode 1

Mike visits an exotic animal ranch near Dallas and is reminded, after a bite or three, that the best way to handle wild animals is not to handle them. Still, in addition to breading porcupines, exercising the camel, cutting the bearcat’s toenails, catching pregnant kangaroos and feeding their babies, he gets to do fun stuff like cleaning up lemur poop.


2. Bridge Painter


Dirty Jobs Season 3 Episode 14Air Date: 7 Aug. 2007
Season 3, Episode 14

Mike Rowe and the Dirty Jobs crew travels to Michigan to work with the Mackinac Bridge Authority on one of the world’s largest suspension bridges. Mike goes to great lengths, and heights, braving 50 mile per hour winds while helping paint the bridge.


1. The Dirty Truth


Air Date: 14 Jun. 2010
Season 6, Episode 9

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