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
0447 21 AREA DIRECTOR, JOB SERVICE NORTH DAKOTA R 7112 9482 11853 0447.pdf
1245 22 ARCHIVIST II K 3976 5302 6627 1244-1245.pdf
1244 22 ARCHIVIST I J 3657 4877 6096 1244-1245.pdf
0179 22 ARCHITECT ASSOCIATE O 5858 7810 9763 0179.pdf
1253 22 ARCHAEOLOGIST II L 4366 5822 7278 1252-1253.pdf
1252 22 ARCHAEOLOGIST I K 3976 5302 6627 1252-1253.pdf
1251 22 ARCHAEOLOGICAL TECHNICIAN J 3657 4877 6096 1251.pdf
4092 22 APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYST II L 4366 5822 7278 4091-4092.pdf
4091 22 APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYST I J 3657 4877 6096 4091-4092.pdf
4360 22 APPEALS REFEREE K 3976 5302 6627 4360.pdf
8424 22 AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE COORDINATOR J 3657 4877 6096 8424.pdf
6203 23 AGRICULTURE PROGRAM SPECIALIST II K 3976 5302 6627 6202-6203.pdf
6202 23 AGRICULTURE PROGRAM SPECIALIST I J 3657 4877 6096 6202-6203.pdf
6222 23 AGRICULTURE PROGRAM INSPECTOR J 3657 4877 6096 6222-6223.pdf
6201 22 AGRICULTURE PROGRAM COORDINATOR M 4806 6409 8011 6201.pdf
6200 21 AGRICULTURE DIVISION DIRECTOR O 5858 7810 9763 6200.pdf
6306 22 AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SPECIALIST II L 4366 5822 7278 6305-6306.pdf
6305 22 AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SPECIALIST I K 3976 5302 6627 6305-6306.pdf
4216 22 ADVANCED CLINICAL SPECIALIST N 5299 7065 8831 4216.pdf
3238 21 ADMINISTRATOR, FORENSIC EXAMINERS OFFICE N 5299 7065 8831 3238.pdf
2028 21 ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSPORTATION PLANNER O 5858 7810 9763 2028.pdf
2026 21 ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER III S 7657 10209 12762 2024-2026.pdf
2025 21 ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER II R 7112 9482 11853 2024-2026.pdf
2024 21 ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER I P 6217 8289 10362 2024-2026.pdf
0953 22 ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF OFFICER III L 4366 5822 7278 0951-0953.pdf
0952 22 ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF OFFICER II K 3976 5302 6627 0951-0953.pdf
0951 22 ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF OFFICER I J 3657 4877 6096 0951-0953.pdf
0912 22 ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER II K 3976 5302 6627 0911-0912.pdf
0911 22 ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER I I 3296 4394 5493 0911-0912.pdf
0753 22 ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGE Q 6635 8847 11058 0753.pdf