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
3235 22 FORENSIC SCIENTIST I J 3657 4877 6096 3235-3237.pdf
3236 22 FORENSIC SCIENTIST II K 3976 5302 6627 3235-3237.pdf
3237 22 FORENSIC SCIENTIST III M 4806 6409 8011 3235-3237.pdf
6013 21 GAME WARDEN SUPERVISOR N 5299 7065 8831 6013.pdf
5254 23 GAS PIPELINE SAFETY INSPECTOR M 4806 6409 8011 5254-5255.pdf
5255 23 GAS PIPELINE SAFETY INSPECTOR / PROGRAM MANAGER O 5858 7810 9763 5254-5255.pdf
8209 28 GENERAL TRADES MAINTENANCE WORKER I H 2986 3981 4976 8209-8210.pdf
8210 28 GENERAL TRADES MAINTENANCE WORKER II I 3296 4394 5493 8209-8210.pdf
2113 22 GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS SPECIALIST I J 3657 4877 6096 2113-2115.pdf
2114 22 GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS SPECIALIST II K 3976 5302 6627 2113-2115.pdf
2115 22 GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS SPECIALIST III M 4806 6409 8011 2113-2115.pdf
5260 23 GRAIN WAREHOUSE INSPECTOR K 3976 5302 6627 5260.pdf
0421 22 GRANTS-CONTRACTS OFFICER I K 3976 5302 6627 0421-0422.pdf
0422 22 GRANTS-CONTRACTS OFFICER II L 4366 5822 7278 0421-0422.pdf
8624 23 GRAPHIC ARTIST I G 2712 3616 4520 8624-8625.pdf
8625 23 GRAPHIC ARTIST II H 2986 3981 4976 8624-8625.pdf
1091 22 GUIDANCE COUNSELOR I L 4366 5822 7278 1091-1093.pdf
1092 22 GUIDANCE COUNSELOR II L 4366 5822 7278 1091-1093.pdf
1093 22 GUIDANCE COUNSELOR III L 4366 5822 7278 1091-1093.pdf
2048 22 HEALTH CARE FACILITIES ENGINEER-ARCHITECT O 5858 7810 9763 2048.pdf
2046 22 HEALTH CARE FACILITY CONSTRUCTION INSPECTOR J 3657 4877 6096 2046.pdf
3518 23 HEALTH CARE FACILITY FIRE SAFETY SURVEYOR I J 3657 4877 6096 3518-3519.pdf
3519 23 HEALTH CARE FACILITY FIRE SAFETY SURVEYOR II K 3976 5302 6627 3518-3519.pdf
2047 22 HEALTH CARE FACILITY PLANS REVIEWER K 3976 5302 6627 2047.pdf
3511 22 HEALTH CARE FACILITY SURVEYOR I J 3657 4877 6096 3511-3513.pdf
3512 22 HEALTH CARE FACILITY SURVEYOR II K 3976 5302 6627 3511-3513.pdf
3513 22 HEALTH CARE FACILITY SURVEYOR III L 4366 5822 7278 3511-3513.pdf
3508 22 HEALTH INFORMATICS COORDINATOR I K 3976 5302 6627 3508-3509.pdf
3509 22 HEALTH INFORMATICS COORDINATOR II L 4366 5822 7278 3508-3509.pdf
3507 22 HEALTH INFORMATION ADMINISTRATOR L 4366 5822 7278 3507.pdf