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
4304 22 DEPUTY DIRECTOR, DIVISION OF JUVENILE SERVICES O 5858 7810 9763 4304.pdf
6335 21 MANAGER, MINERALS MANAGEMENT DIVISION O 5858 7810 9763 6335.pdf
0560 22 INVESTMENT ANALYST O 5858 7810 9763 0560.pdf
1268 21 DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS AND EDUCATION, STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY O 5858 7810 9763 1268.pdf
4612 21 PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR - WORKFORCE SAFETY AND INSURANCE O 5858 7810 9763 4612.pdf
3033 21 CHIEF NURSING OFFICER O 5858 7810 9763 3033.pdf
0590 21 HOUSING PROGRAM DIRECTOR O 5858 7810 9763 0590.pdf
2010 21 TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER MANAGER/TEAM LEAD O 5858 7810 9763 2010.pdf
5104 21 PAROLE & PROBATION PROGRAM MANAGER O 5858 7810 9763 5104.pdf
6044 21 STATE PARKS REGIONAL MANAGER O 5858 7810 9763 6044.pdf
0712 22 ATTORNEY II O 5858 7810 9763 0711-0713.pdf
5116 21 PENITENTIARY INDUSTRIES DIRECTOR O 5858 7810 9763 5116.pdf
2028 21 ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSPORTATION PLANNER O 5858 7810 9763 2028.pdf
0124 22 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR II O 5858 7810 9763 0123-0124.pdf
0563 22 CHIEF RISK OFFICER O 5858 7810 9763 0563.pdf
0807 21 CLASSIFICATION & COMPENSATION MANAGER O 5858 7810 9763 0807.pdf
5119 21 DEPUTY WARDEN O 5858 7810 9763 5119.pdf
2034 22 HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE COORDINATOR O 5858 7810 9763 2034.pdf
3238 21 ADMINISTRATOR, FORENSIC EXAMINERS OFFICE N 5299 7065 8831 3238.pdf
5044 22 HOMELAND SECURITY SECTION CHIEF N 5299 7065 8831 5044.pdf
0805 21 HUMAN RESOURCE DIRECTOR I N 5299 7065 8831 0805-0806.pdf
8060 27 HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE SUPERINTENDENT N 5299 7065 8831 8060.pdf
4122 22 YOUTH TREATMENT DIRECTOR, YCC N 5299 7065 8831 4122.pdf
0145 21 SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 0145.pdf
2023 22 TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER III N 5299 7065 8831 2021-2023.pdf
3244 21 SENIOR MICROBIOLOGIST N 5299 7065 8831 3244.pdf
5118 24 CHIEF OF SECURITY N 5299 7065 8831 5118.pdf
0830 21 CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISION DIRECTOR N 5299 7065 8831 0830.pdf
8132 21 PHYSICAL PLANT DIRECTOR II N 5299 7065 8831 8131-8133.pdf
2035 22 TRANSPORTATION CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATOR N 5299 7065 8831 2035.pdf