Job Class Descriptions

Simplified 2020 pay grades and salary ranges are effective July 1, 2020. For more information on state job classifications and grades, see our FAQs

Admin & Office Services 

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve providing administrative, operations, office, and/or customer support.

Analyst

Jobs which require specialized knowledge of a field, process, or activity and whose primary duties generally involve analysis of data for operations, reporting, and/or formulating recommendations.

Compliance, Inspection & Investigative Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve evaluation of information related to compliance, inspection, and/or investigation work, other than Protective Services. 

Education Services 

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve providing instruction and/or managing one or more educational functions. 

Engineering & Planning Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve engineering and/or planning activities.  

Facility Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve the maintenance of buildings, facilities, and/or grounds. Individuals assigned to this family may also supervise the persons performing these duties. This family also includes individuals who may manage a facility or a portion of a facility. 

Fiscal Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve fiscal, financial management, accounting, and/or budgetary activities.  

Human Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve assistance, support, and/or management activities that are intended to improve the quality of life of defined service populations.

Information Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve information technology systems and services, including design, development, and operations. 

Manager/Director/Chief

Jobs that are responsible for administering all or part of an organizational or programmatic unit, including management of staff. 

Medical Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve providing health care and/or managing health care program(s). 

Natural Resources & Environmental Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve natural resources, environmental, and/or wildlife emphasis. 

Professional Services

Jobs whose primary purpose is to perform activities that are generally associated with an occupation requiring substantial training within a defined body of knowledge.

Program Manager

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve program administration.  Individuals in this family are responsible for the making sure a program meets the strategic and customer-facing goals of the Agency. 

Protective Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve law enforcement, criminal investigation, emergency services, forensics, and/or corrections/rehabilitation.

Trade Services

Jobs whose primary duties generally involve specialized manual skills, other than Facility Services.


The information below is included for historical purposes only and is no longer applicable effective July 1, 2020.

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All search fields are optional. For complete listing of all current ND state classes, see list below.

For a printable listing, please select the Job Class Index in Alpha Order

Code EEO Title Grade Minimum Market Policy Point Maximum Job Description
6072 22 BIOLOGIST II L 4366 5822 7278 6071-6073.pdf
6073 22 BIOLOGIST III M 4806 6409 8011 6071-6073.pdf
6200 21 AGRICULTURE DIVISION DIRECTOR O 5858 7810 9763 6200.pdf
6201 22 AGRICULTURE PROGRAM COORDINATOR M 4806 6409 8011 6201.pdf
6202 23 AGRICULTURE PROGRAM SPECIALIST I J 3657 4877 6096 6202-6203.pdf
6203 23 AGRICULTURE PROGRAM SPECIALIST II K 3976 5302 6627 6202-6203.pdf
6222 23 AGRICULTURE PROGRAM INSPECTOR J 3657 4877 6096 6222-6223.pdf
6223 23 SENIOR AGRICULTURE PROGRAM INSPECTOR K 3976 5302 6627 6222-6223.pdf
6225 21 MEAT INSPECTION PROGRAM DIRECTOR O 5858 7810 9763 6225.pdf
6305 22 AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SPECIALIST I K 3976 5302 6627 6305-6306.pdf
6306 22 AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SPECIALIST II L 4366 5822 7278 6305-6306.pdf
6320 23 LAND MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST K 3976 5302 6627 6320.pdf
6323 23 MINERAL TITLE SPECIALIST L 4366 5822 7278 6323.pdf
6325 22 RANGE & SOILS MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST L 4366 5822 7278 6325.pdf
6330 21 MANAGER, SURFACE MANAGEMENT DIVISION O 5858 7810 9763 6330.pdf
6335 21 MANAGER, MINERALS MANAGEMENT DIVISION O 5858 7810 9763 6335.pdf
6390 22 POTATO SEEDSTOCKS AND DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY SPECIALIST I J 3657 4877 6096 6390-6391.pdf
6391 22 POTATO SEEDSTOCKS AND DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY SPECIALIST II L 4366 5822 7278 6390-6391.pdf
6401 23 SEED ANALYST I G 2712 3616 4520 6401-6403.pdf
6402 23 SEED ANALYST II H 2986 3981 4976 6401-6403.pdf
6403 23 SENIOR SEED ANALYST I 3296 4394 5493 6401-6403.pdf
6404 22 SEED QUALITY LAB MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 6404.pdf
6405 22 FIELD SEED PROGRAM MANAGER L 4366 5822 7278 6405.pdf
6406 21 DIRECTOR OF FIELD SEED PROGRAMS N 5299 7065 8831 6406.pdf
6409 22 DIRECTOR, SEED DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY N 5299 7065 8831 6409.pdf
6411 21 DIRECTOR OF POTATO PROGRAMS N 5299 7065 8831 6411.pdf
6412 23 FIELD SEED SPECIALIST I 3296 4394 5493 6412.pdf
6420 23 SEED INSPECTOR SUPERVISOR J 3657 4877 6096 6420.pdf
6421 23 SEED INSPECTOR I G 2712 3616 4520 6421-6423.pdf
6422 23 SEED INSPECTOR II H 2986 3981 4976 6421-6423.pdf