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
3415 21 STATE EPIDEMIOLOGIST P 6217 8289 10362 3415.pdf
0806 21 HUMAN RESOURCE DIRECTOR II P 6217 8289 10362 0805-0806.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
3033 21 DIRECTOR OF MEDICAL SERVICES - DOCR P 6217 8289 10362 3033.pdf
0185 21 MANAGER, NETWORK BUSINESS CONSULTING P 6217 8289 10362 0185.pdf
5320 21 PUBLIC UTILITY DIVISION DIRECTOR P 6217 8289 10362 5320.pdf
1224 21 STATE LIBRARIAN P 6217 8289 10362 1224.pdf
3250 22 STATE TOXICOLOGIST P 6217 8289 10362 3250.pdf
0196 22 ENTERPRISE INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY ADMINISTRATOR P 6217 8289 10362 0196.pdf
5710 21 HIGHWAY PATROL REGIONAL COMMANDER (LIEUTENANT) P 6217 8289 10362 5710.pdf
1260 21 DIVISION DIRECTOR, STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY P 6217 8289 10362 1260.pdf
0200 21 DHS ITS DIVISION DEPUTY DIRECTOR P 6217 8289 10362 0200.pdf
3259 22 SENIOR CHEMIST II P 6217 8289 10362 3258-3259.pdf
6006 21 CHIEF, FISHERIES DIVISION P 6217 8289 10362 6006.pdf
3261 22 PHARMACIST I Q 6635 8847 11058 3261-3262.pdf
5100 21 DIRECTOR, PAROLE AND PROBATION SERVICES Q 6635 8847 11058 5100.pdf
0258 22 LAND DEPARTMENT INVESTMENT DIRECTOR Q 6635 8847 11058 0258.pdf
3520 21 CHIEF, HEALTH RESOURCES SECTION Q 6635 8847 11058 3520.pdf
5123 21 WARDEN, TRANSITIONAL FACILITIES Q 6635 8847 11058 5123.pdf
0558 22 FISCAL & INVESTMENT OFFICER Q 6635 8847 11058 0558.pdf
3702 22 VETERINARIAN II Q 6635 8847 11058 3701-3702.pdf
5225 21 CHIEF INVESTIGATOR Q 6635 8847 11058 5225.pdf
0713 22 ATTORNEY III Q 6635 8847 11058 0711-0713.pdf
4015 21 COUNTY SOCIAL SERVICE DIRECTOR V Q 6635 8847 11058 4011-4015.pdf
5714 21 HIGHWAY PATROL DIVISION COMMANDER Q 6635 8847 11058 5714.pdf
0753 22 ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGE Q 6635 8847 11058 0753.pdf
4040 21 HUMAN SERVICE CENTER DIRECTOR Q 6635 8847 11058 4040.pdf
6065 21 DIRECTOR OF RESOURCES PLANNING Q 6635 8847 11058 6065.pdf
0926 21 DIRECTOR, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY DIVISION, DOT Q 6635 8847 11058 0926.pdf