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
3172 22 THERAPEUTIC RECREATION SPECIALIST II K 3976 5302 6627 3171-3173.pdf
0444 22 CUSTOMER SERVICE SENIOR CONSULTANT K 3976 5302 6627 0441-0444.pdf
8628 22 PUBLICATIONS COORDINATOR/DESIGNER K 3976 5302 6627 8628.pdf
0803 22 HUMAN RESOURCE OFFICER I K 3976 5302 6627 0803-0804.pdf
6320 23 LAND MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST K 3976 5302 6627 6320.pdf
4032 21 HEALTH/HUMAN SERVICE PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR II K 3976 5302 6627 4031-4036.pdf
1011 22 INSTRUCTOR K 3976 5302 6627 1011.pdf
0142 22 PROGRAMMER ANALYST II K 3976 5302 6627 0141-0143.pdf
4360 22 APPEALS REFEREE K 3976 5302 6627 4360.pdf
1602 22 EDUCATION PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR II K 3976 5302 6627 1601-1603.pdf
5260 23 GRAIN WAREHOUSE INSPECTOR K 3976 5302 6627 5260.pdf
3232 22 CHEMIST II K 3976 5302 6627 3231-3233.pdf
0457 22 INSURANCE UNDERWRITER K 3976 5302 6627 0457.pdf
1270 22 ART PROGRAMS ADMINISTRATOR L 4366 5822 7278 1270.pdf
0602 22 PURCHASING AGENT II L 4366 5822 7278 0601-0602.pdf
5047 22 EMERGENCY PROGRAM SPECIALIST III L 4366 5822 7278 5045-5047.pdf
0165 23 STUDENT INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST L 4366 5822 7278 0165.pdf
3413 22 EPIDEMIOLOGIST III L 4366 5822 7278 3411-3413.pdf
0909 21 MANAGER, ND VETERANS CEMETERY L 4366 5822 7278 0908-0909.pdf
5706 24 HIGHWAY PATROL OFFICER II L 4366 5822 7278 5705-5706.pdf
4133 22 ADDICTION COUNSELOR II L 4366 5822 7278 4132-4134.pdf
1093 22 GUIDANCE COUNSELOR III L 4366 5822 7278 1091-1093.pdf
7163 28 FOOD SERVICE DIRECTOR II L 4366 5822 7278 7162-7163.pdf
0422 22 GRANTS-CONTRACTS OFFICER II L 4366 5822 7278 0421-0422.pdf
1603 22 EDUCATION PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR III L 4366 5822 7278 1601-1603.pdf
0606 22 STATE PROCUREMENT OFFICER II L 4366 5822 7278 0605-0606.pdf
5050 22 SAFETY OFFICER L 4366 5822 7278 5050.pdf
0169 22 TELECOMMUNICATIONS ANALYST II L 4366 5822 7278 0168-0170.pdf
3507 22 HEALTH INFORMATION ADMINISTRATOR L 4366 5822 7278 3507.pdf
0922 21 TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT OFFICER II L 4366 5822 7278 0921-0922.pdf