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
4401 25 HUMAN SERVICE AIDE I C 1936 2582 3227 4401-4402.pdf
3206 28 LABORATORY HELPER B 1795 2394 2992 3206.pdf
2030 21 CHIEF TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER V 9403 12537 15671 2030.pdf
4046 21 DIRECTOR, MEDICAL ASSISTANCE T 8292 11056 13820 4046.pdf
0100 21 DEPUTY CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER & DIRECTOR, ITD T 8292 11056 13820 0100.pdf
0270 21 DIRECTOR, ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES DIVISION - DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AND REHABILITATION T 8292 11056 13820 0270.pdf
0915 21 DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES/CFO-DHS T 8292 11056 13820 0915.pdf
3522 21 CHIEF ENVIR HEALTH SECTION T 8292 11056 13820 3522.pdf
5006 21 DIRECTOR - BCI S 7657 10209 12762 5006.pdf
5122 21 DIRECTOR, JUVENILE SERVICES DIVISION S 7657 10209 12762 5122.pdf
5165 21 DIRECTOR OF CORRECTIONAL FACILITY OPERATIONS S 7657 10209 12762 5165.pdf
0246 21 DIRECTOR, STATE AUDIT DIVISION S 7657 10209 12762 0246.pdf
5715 21 HIGHWAY PATROL CHIEF (MAJOR) S 7657 10209 12762 5715.pdf
0345 21 INCOME, SALES, & SPECIAL TAXES DIRECTOR S 7657 10209 12762 0345.pdf
0850 21 ASSISTANT STATE ENGINEER S 7657 10209 12762 0850.pdf
0405 21 CHIEF EXAMINER S 7657 10209 12762 0405.pdf
0139 21 CHIEF SECTION OFFICER, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DEPT. S 7657 10209 12762 0139.pdf
0595 22 INVESTMENT AND FINANCIAL PLANNING MANAGER - HOUSING FINANCE AGENCY S 7657 10209 12762 0595.pdf
2031 21 DEPUTY DIRECTOR ADMINISTRATION-TRANSPORTATION S 7657 10209 12762 2031.pdf
2026 21 ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER III S 7657 10209 12762 2024-2026.pdf
3262 22 PHARMACIST II S 7657 10209 12762 3261-3262.pdf
4041 21 STATEWIDE COMMUNITY CLINIC DIRECTOR - DHS S 7657 10209 12762 4041.pdf
4168 22 DIRECTOR OF PSYCHOLOGY-NDSH S 7657 10209 12762 4168.pdf