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
3544 22 DIETITIAN II K 3976 5302 6627 3543-3544.pdf
4190 22 DIRECT CARE ASSOCIATE I D 2085 2780 3474 4190-4192.pdf
4191 22 DIRECT CARE ASSOCIATE II E 2277 3036 3794 4190-4192.pdf
4192 22 DIRECT CARE ASSOCIATE III F 2476 3301 4126 4190-4192.pdf
4193 22 DIRECT CARE SUPERVISOR H 2986 3981 4976 4193.pdf
5006 21 DIRECTOR - BCI S 7657 10209 12762 5006.pdf
0915 21 DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES/CFO-DHS T 8292 11056 13820 0915.pdf
1268 21 DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS AND EDUCATION, STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY O 5858 7810 9763 1268.pdf
5165 21 DIRECTOR OF CORRECTIONAL FACILITY OPERATIONS S 7657 10209 12762 5165.pdf
4045 21 DIRECTOR OF ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE - DHS Q 6635 8847 11058 4045.pdf
1022 21 DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION N 5299 7065 8831 1022.pdf
1045 21 DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION - DOCR P 6217 8289 10362 1045.pdf
6406 21 DIRECTOR OF FIELD SEED PROGRAMS N 5299 7065 8831 6406.pdf
3022 21 DIRECTOR OF HEALTH - NURSING SERVICES -NDVH N 5299 7065 8831 3022.pdf
3027 21 DIRECTOR OF HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION P 6217 8289 10362 3027.pdf
0177 21 DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION MANAGEMENT DIVISION - DHS Q 6635 8847 11058 0177.pdf
3033 21 DIRECTOR OF MEDICAL SERVICES - DOCR P 6217 8289 10362 3033.pdf
3029 22 DIRECTOR OF NURSING-HSC M 4806 6409 8011 3029.pdf
3030 22 DIRECTOR OF NURSING-NDSH R 7112 9482 11853 3030.pdf
3135 21 DIRECTOR OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY O 5858 7810 9763 3135.pdf
3125 21 DIRECTOR OF PHYSICAL THERAPY O 5858 7810 9763 3125.pdf
6411 21 DIRECTOR OF POTATO PROGRAMS N 5299 7065 8831 6411.pdf
1026 21 DIRECTOR OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT, NDSH-NDDC O 5858 7810 9763 1026.pdf
4168 22 DIRECTOR OF PSYCHOLOGY-NDSH S 7657 10209 12762 4168.pdf
4119 22 DIRECTOR OF RESIDENT CARE, YCC N 5299 7065 8831 4119.pdf
6065 21 DIRECTOR OF RESOURCES PLANNING Q 6635 8847 11058 6065.pdf
4122 22 DIRECTOR OF TREATMENT SERVICES, DJS N 5299 7065 8831 4122.pdf
0270 21 DIRECTOR, ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES DIVISION - DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AND REHABILITATION T 8292 11056 13820 0270.pdf
4053 21 DIRECTOR, AGING SERVICES P 6217 8289 10362 4053.pdf
1000 21 DIRECTOR, CENTER FOR DISTANCE EDUCATION Q 6635 8847 11058 1000.pdf