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
5140 21 DIRECTOR, TRANSITIONAL PLANNING P 6217 8289 10362 5140.pdf
1045 21 DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION - DOCR P 6217 8289 10362 1045.pdf
0225 21 ACCOUNTING MANAGER II P 6217 8289 10362 0224-0225.pdf
3027 21 DIRECTOR OF HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION P 6217 8289 10362 3027.pdf
5275 21 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES ADMINISTRATOR II P 6217 8289 10362 5274-5275.pdf
1074 21 CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION ASSISTANT STATE DIRECTOR P 6217 8289 10362 1074.pdf
0245 21 AUDITOR V P 6217 8289 10362 0241-0245.pdf
3033 21 DIRECTOR OF MEDICAL SERVICES - DOCR P 6217 8289 10362 3033.pdf
5320 21 PUBLIC UTILITY DIVISION DIRECTOR P 6217 8289 10362 5320.pdf
8133 21 PHYSICAL PLANT DIRECTOR III P 6217 8289 10362 8131-8133.pdf
1224 21 STATE LIBRARIAN P 6217 8289 10362 1224.pdf
0404 21 SUPERVISING EXAMINER P 6217 8289 10362 0404.pdf
3250 22 STATE TOXICOLOGIST P 6217 8289 10362 3250.pdf
5710 21 HIGHWAY PATROL REGIONAL COMMANDER (LIEUTENANT) P 6217 8289 10362 5710.pdf
0463 22 CHIEF INSURANCE COMPANY EXAMINER P 6217 8289 10362 0463.pdf
1260 21 DIVISION DIRECTOR, STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY P 6217 8289 10362 1260.pdf
0446 21 CUSTOMER SERVICE AREA MANAGER P 6217 8289 10362 0445-0446.pdf
3259 22 SENIOR CHEMIST II P 6217 8289 10362 3258-3259.pdf
6006 21 CHIEF, FISHERIES DIVISION P 6217 8289 10362 6006.pdf
3415 21 STATE EPIDEMIOLOGIST P 6217 8289 10362 3415.pdf
1265 21 ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY P 6217 8289 10362 1265.pdf
0451 21 MANAGER OF WORKFORCE PROGRAMS P 6217 8289 10362 0451.pdf
4014 21 COUNTY SOCIAL SERVICE DIRECTOR IV P 6217 8289 10362 4011-4015.pdf
6007 21 CHIEF, CONSERVERVATION & COMMUNICATION DIVISION P 6217 8289 10362 6007.pdf
1605 21 DIRECTOR, PRIMARY/SECONDARY EDUCATION PROGRAMS P 6217 8289 10362 1605.pdf
0452 21 MANAGER OF BUSINESS & APPLICANT SERVICES P 6217 8289 10362 0452.pdf
4036 21 HEALTH/HUMAN SERVICE PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR VI P 6217 8289 10362 4031-4036.pdf
6008 21 CHIEF, WILDLIFE DIVISION P 6217 8289 10362 6008.pdf
0146 21 ENTERPRISE ITD DIVISION MANAGER P 6217 8289 10362 0146.pdf
1615 21 DIRECTOR, CHILD NUTRITION & FOOD DISTRIBUTION P 6217 8289 10362 1615.pdf