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
0824 21 PUBLIC INFORMATION SPECIALIST IV M 4806 6409 8011 0821-0824.pdf
2400 22 CONSTRUCTION COORDINATOR-NATIONAL GUARD M 4806 6409 8011 2400.pdf
5212 24 CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR II M 4806 6409 8011 5211-5213.pdf
8403 22 SURPLUS PROPERTY MANAGER M 4806 6409 8011 8403.pdf
4303 22 SENIOR JUVENILE CORRECTIONS SPECIALIST M 4806 6409 8011 4301-4303.pdf
0403 22 FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINER III M 4806 6409 8011 0401-0403.pdf
2016 23 TRANSPORTATION SENIOR MANAGER M 4806 6409 8011 2015-2016.pdf
0837 22 SENIOR INSURANCE FORM-RATE ANALYST M 4806 6409 8011 0837.pdf
3029 22 DIRECTOR OF NURSING-HSC M 4806 6409 8011 3029.pdf
5254 23 GAS PIPELINE SAFETY INSPECTOR M 4806 6409 8011 5254-5255.pdf
3238 21 ADMINISTRATOR, FORENSIC EXAMINERS OFFICE N 5299 7065 8831 3238.pdf
2017 21 SURVEY MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 2017.pdf
5213 24 CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR III N 5299 7065 8831 5211-5213.pdf
0805 21 HUMAN RESOURCE DIRECTOR I N 5299 7065 8831 0805-0806.pdf
0260 22 LAND DEPARTMENT INVESTMENT ANALYST N 5299 7065 8831 0260.pdf
0144 22 SENIOR PROGRAMMER ANALYST N 5299 7065 8831 0144.pdf
4216 22 ADVANCED CLINICAL SPECIALIST N 5299 7065 8831 4216.pdf
2023 22 TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER III N 5299 7065 8831 2021-2023.pdf
3244 21 SENIOR MICROBIOLOGIST N 5299 7065 8831 3244.pdf
0275 22 HUMAN CAPITAL APPLICATION MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 0275.pdf
5707 24 HIGHWAY PATROL SERGEANT N 5299 7065 8831 5707.pdf
0830 21 CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISION DIRECTOR N 5299 7065 8831 0830.pdf
5249 21 COMPLIANCE DIVISION DIRECTOR PSC N 5299 7065 8831 5249.pdf
3414 21 SENIOR EPIDEMIOLOGIST N 5299 7065 8831 3414.pdf
0145 21 SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 0145.pdf
4219 21 TREATMENT COORDINATOR - DOCR N 5299 7065 8831 4219.pdf
2035 22 TRANSPORTATION CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATOR N 5299 7065 8831 2035.pdf
3258 22 SENIOR CHEMIST I N 5299 7065 8831 3258-3259.pdf
0244 21 AUDITOR IV N 5299 7065 8831 0241-0245.pdf
4119 22 DIRECTOR OF RESIDENT CARE, YCC N 5299 7065 8831 4119.pdf