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
0902 22 RESEARCH ANALYST II K 3976 5302 6627 0901-0904.pdf
0903 22 RESEARCH ANALYST III L 4366 5822 7278 0901-0904.pdf
0904 21 RESEARCH ANALYST IV N 5299 7065 8831 0901-0904.pdf
3013 28 RESIDENT LIVING SPECIALIST I E 2277 3036 3794 3013-3014.pdf
3014 28 RESIDENT LIVING SPECIALIST II F 2476 3301 4126 3013-3014.pdf
0559 22 RETIREMENT PROGRAM MANAGER O 5858 7810 9763 0559.pdf
0406 22 RISK MANAGEMENT CLAIMS ADMINISTRATOR M 4806 6409 8011 0406.pdf
8415 27 ROTARY DRILL OPERATOR K 3976 5302 6627 8415.pdf
5720 23 SAFETY AUDITOR I (HIGHWAY PATROL) J 3657 4877 6096 5720-5721.pdf
5721 23 SAFETY AUDITOR II (HIGHWAY PATROL) K 3976 5302 6627 5720-5721.pdf
5060 22 SAFETY CONSULTANT - WORKFORCE SAFETY AND INSURANCE L 4366 5822 7278 5060.pdf
5061 22 SAFETY CONSULTANT SUPERVISOR - WORKFORCE SAFETY AND INSURANCE M 4806 6409 8011 5061.pdf
5050 22 SAFETY OFFICER L 4366 5822 7278 5050.pdf
5055 24 SAFETY TECHNICIAN I 3296 4394 5493 5055.pdf
0360 22 SECTION SUPERVISOR, OFFICE OF STATE TAX COMMISSIONER N 5299 7065 8831 0360.pdf
0417 22 SECURITIES EXAMINATON/INVESTIGATION SUPERVISOR N 5299 7065 8831 0417.pdf
5531 24 SECURITY OFFICER I G 2712 3616 4520 5531-5532.pdf
5532 24 SECURITY OFFICER II H 2986 3981 4976 5531-5532.pdf
5535 21 SECURITY SUPERVISOR J 3657 4877 6096 5535.pdf
5550 24 SECURITY/SAFETY MANAGER L 4366 5822 7278 5550.pdf
6401 23 SEED ANALYST I G 2712 3616 4520 6401-6403.pdf
6402 23 SEED ANALYST II H 2986 3981 4976 6401-6403.pdf
6421 23 SEED INSPECTOR I G 2712 3616 4520 6421-6423.pdf
6422 23 SEED INSPECTOR II H 2986 3981 4976 6421-6423.pdf
6420 23 SEED INSPECTOR SUPERVISOR J 3657 4877 6096 6420.pdf
6404 22 SEED QUALITY LAB MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 6404.pdf
6223 23 SENIOR AGRICULTURE PROGRAM INSPECTOR K 3976 5302 6627 6222-6223.pdf
3258 22 SENIOR CHEMIST I N 5299 7065 8831 3258-3259.pdf
3259 22 SENIOR CHEMIST II P 6217 8289 10362 3258-3259.pdf
4263 22 SENIOR CLAIMS ADJUSTER - WORKFORCE SAFETY AND INSURANCE L 4366 5822 7278 4261-4263.pdf