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
4322 21 JOB SERVICE PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR I K 3976 5302 6627 4322-4324.pdf
1232 22 EXHIBIT SPECIALIST II K 3976 5302 6627 1231-1232.pdf
0872 22 MULTI-MEDIA DEVELOPER II K 3976 5302 6627 0871-0872.pdf
3113 22 ACTIVITY THERAPIST III K 3976 5302 6627 3111-3113.pdf
8225 27 NDSH CONSTRUCTION/MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR K 3976 5302 6627 8225.pdf
0242 22 AUDITOR II K 3976 5302 6627 0241-0245.pdf
5211 24 CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR I K 3976 5302 6627 5211-5213.pdf
0591 21 HOUSING PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR I K 3976 5302 6627 0591-0592.pdf
6320 23 LAND MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST K 3976 5302 6627 6320.pdf
3544 22 DIETITIAN II K 3976 5302 6627 3543-3544.pdf
2007 22 SURVEYOR III K 3976 5302 6627 2005-2008.pdf
4360 22 APPEALS REFEREE K 3976 5302 6627 4360.pdf
1245 22 ARCHIVIST II K 3976 5302 6627 1244-1245.pdf
0902 22 RESEARCH ANALYST II K 3976 5302 6627 0901-0904.pdf
3147 23 ADAPTIVE EQUIPMENT SPECIALIST II K 3976 5302 6627 3146-3147.pdf
8233 27 PLUMBER III K 3976 5302 6627 8231-8233.pdf
0351 22 PROPERTY TAX SPECIALIST K 3976 5302 6627 0351.pdf
5260 23 GRAIN WAREHOUSE INSPECTOR K 3976 5302 6627 5260.pdf
0601 22 PURCHASING AGENT I K 3976 5302 6627 0601-0602.pdf
0026 23 INFORMATION MANAGEMENT ANALYST II K 3976 5302 6627 0025-0026.pdf
7162 28 FOOD SERVICE DIRECTOR I K 3976 5302 6627 7162-7163.pdf
4212 22 SOCIAL WORKER II K 3976 5302 6627 4211-4213.pdf
4007 22 SYSTEM SUPPORT SPECIALIST III (DHS) K 3976 5302 6627 4005-4007.pdf
0480 22 POLICYHOLDER CLAIMS INVESTIGATOR II K 3976 5302 6627 0479-0480.pdf
4610 21 PROGRAM SPECIALIST - WORKFORCE SAFETY AND INSURANCE K 3976 5302 6627 4610.pdf
1252 22 ARCHAEOLOGIST I K 3976 5302 6627 1252-1253.pdf
0912 22 ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER II K 3976 5302 6627 0911-0912.pdf
3172 22 THERAPEUTIC RECREATION SPECIALIST II K 3976 5302 6627 3171-3173.pdf
8243 27 ELECTRICIAN III K 3976 5302 6627 8241-8243.pdf
0382 22 FIELD AUDITOR II-MILK MARKETING BD K 3976 5302 6627 0381-0382.pdf