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
5045 22 EMERGENCY PROGRAM SPECIALIST I I 3296 4394 5493 5045-5047.pdf
5046 22 EMERGENCY PROGRAM SPECIALIST II J 3657 4877 6096 5045-5047.pdf
5047 22 EMERGENCY PROGRAM SPECIALIST III L 4366 5822 7278 5045-5047.pdf
4250 22 EMPLOYEE BENEFIT PROGRAMS SPECIALIST K 3976 5302 6627 4250.pdf
0495 22 EMPLOYER PREMIUM COMPLIANCE SPECIALIST - WORKFORCE SAFETY AND INSURANCE L 4366 5822 7278 0495.pdf
2001 23 ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN I E 2277 3036 3794 2001-2004.pdf
2002 23 ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN II G 2712 3616 4520 2001-2004.pdf
2003 23 ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN III H 2986 3981 4976 2001-2004.pdf
2004 23 ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN IV J 3657 4877 6096 2001-2004.pdf
0147 21 ENTERPRISE DATABASE MANAGER P 6217 8289 10362 0147.pdf
0196 22 ENTERPRISE INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY ADMINISTRATOR P 6217 8289 10362 0196.pdf
0178 22 ENTERPRISE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ARCHITECT Q 6635 8847 11058 0178.pdf
0146 21 ENTERPRISE ITD DIVISION MANAGER P 6217 8289 10362 0146.pdf
0180 22 ENTERPRISE NETWORK OPERATIONS MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 0180.pdf
2041 22 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER I J 3657 4877 6096 2041-2043.pdf
2042 22 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER II M 4806 6409 8011 2041-2043.pdf
2043 22 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER III N 5299 7065 8831 2041-2043.pdf
3401 22 ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONER I J 3657 4877 6096 3401-3403.pdf
3402 22 ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONER II K 3976 5302 6627 3401-3403.pdf
3403 22 ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONER III L 4366 5822 7278 3401-3403.pdf
5274 21 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES ADMINISTRATOR I O 5858 7810 9763 5274-5275.pdf
5275 21 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES ADMINISTRATOR II P 6217 8289 10362 5274-5275.pdf
5270 22 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST I J 3657 4877 6096 5270-5273.pdf
5271 22 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST II K 3976 5302 6627 5270-5273.pdf
5272 22 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST III M 4806 6409 8011 5270-5273.pdf
5273 22 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST IV N 5299 7065 8831 5270-5273.pdf
3411 22 EPIDEMIOLOGIST I J 3657 4877 6096 3411-3413.pdf
3412 22 EPIDEMIOLOGIST II K 3976 5302 6627 3411-3413.pdf
3413 22 EPIDEMIOLOGIST III L 4366 5822 7278 3411-3413.pdf
8411 28 EQUIPMENT OPERATOR I D 2085 2780 3474 8411-8413.pdf