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
0822 22 PUBLIC INFORMATION SPECIALIST II K 3976 5302 6627 0821-0824.pdf
0823 22 PUBLIC INFORMATION SPECIALIST III L 4366 5822 7278 0821-0824.pdf
0824 21 PUBLIC INFORMATION SPECIALIST IV M 4806 6409 8011 0821-0824.pdf
5330 22 PUBLIC UTILITY ANALYST I J 3657 4877 6096 5330-5331.pdf
5331 22 PUBLIC UTILITY ANALYST II L 4366 5822 7278 5330-5331.pdf
5320 21 PUBLIC UTILITY DIVISION DIRECTOR P 6217 8289 10362 5320.pdf
8628 22 PUBLICATIONS COORDINATOR/DESIGNER K 3976 5302 6627 8628.pdf
0601 22 PURCHASING AGENT I K 3976 5302 6627 0601-0602.pdf
0602 22 PURCHASING AGENT II L 4366 5822 7278 0601-0602.pdf
0280 22 QUALITY ASSURANCE ADMINISTRATOR-DJS M 4806 6409 8011 0280.pdf
4357 22 QUALITY ASSURANCE INVESTIGATOR I K 3976 5302 6627 4357-4358.pdf
4358 22 QUALITY ASSURANCE INVESTIGATOR II L 4366 5822 7278 4357-4358.pdf
4020 22 QUALITY CONTROL REVIEWER L 4366 5822 7278 4020.pdf
5262 23 RAILROAD SAFETY INSPECTOR M 4806 6409 8011 5262.pdf
6325 22 RANGE & SOILS MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST L 4366 5822 7278 6325.pdf
2201 22 REALTY OFFICER I H 2986 3981 4976 2201-2204.pdf
2202 22 REALTY OFFICER II J 3657 4877 6096 2201-2204.pdf
2203 22 REALTY OFFICER III L 4366 5822 7278 2201-2204.pdf
2204 22 REALTY OFFICER IV M 4806 6409 8011 2201-2204.pdf
1256 23 RECORDS MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST I 3296 4394 5493 1256.pdf
4074 22 REGIONAL DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR N 5299 7065 8831 4074.pdf
0440 22 REGIONAL HUMAN SERVICE CENTER FISCAL MANAGER - DHS N 5299 7065 8831 0440.pdf
4028 22 REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE - SOCIAL SERVICE PROGRAMS N 5299 7065 8831 4028.pdf
4029 22 REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE-ECONOMIC/MEDICAL ASSISTANCE N 5299 7065 8831 4029.pdf
1228 21 REGIONAL STATE HISTORIC SITES MANAGER M 4806 6409 8011 1228.pdf
3061 22 REGISTERED NURSE I J 3657 4877 6096 3061-3063.pdf
3062 22 REGISTERED NURSE II L 4366 5822 7278 3061-3063.pdf
3063 22 REGISTERED NURSE III M 4806 6409 8011 3061-3063.pdf
3263 22 REGISTERED PHARMACY TECHNICIAN G 2712 3616 4520 3263.pdf
0901 22 RESEARCH ANALYST I J 3657 4877 6096 0901-0904.pdf