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
6050 21 STATE PARKS DEPUTY DIRECTOR Q 6635 8847 11058 6050.pdf
6049 21 STATE PARKS PLANNING AND PROGRAMS MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 6049.pdf
6048 21 STATE PARKS FIELD MANAGER P 6217 8289 10362 6048.pdf
6046 22 PARK MANAGER II N 5299 7065 8831 6045-6046.pdf
6045 22 PARK MANAGER I M 4806 6409 8011 6045-6046.pdf
6044 21 STATE PARKS REGIONAL MANAGER O 5858 7810 9763 6044.pdf
6040 24 PARK RANGER K 3976 5302 6627 6040draft.pdf
6039 22 PARK INTERPRETER J 3657 4877 6096 6039.pdf
6023 22 OUTDOOR EDUCATION PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR L 4366 5822 7278 6023.pdf
6014 21 CHIEF GAME WARDEN P 6217 8289 10362 6014.pdf
6013 21 GAME WARDEN SUPERVISOR N 5299 7065 8831 6013.pdf
6012 24 DISTRICT GAME WARDEN II L 4366 5822 7278 6011-6012draft.pdf
6011 24 DISTRICT GAME WARDEN I J 3657 4877 6096 6011-6012draft.pdf
6010 21 ASSISTANT CHIEF WILDLIFE DIVISION O 5858 7810 9763 6010.pdf
6009 21 CHIEF, ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES DIVISION P 6217 8289 10362 6009.pdf
6008 21 CHIEF, WILDLIFE DIVISION P 6217 8289 10362 6008.pdf
6007 21 CHIEF, CONSERVERVATION & COMMUNICATION DIVISION P 6217 8289 10362 6007.pdf
6006 21 CHIEF, FISHERIES DIVISION P 6217 8289 10362 6006.pdf
6005 22 COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER - ND GAME & FISH M 4806 6409 8011 6005.pdf
6002 23 WILDLIFE TECHNICIAN II I 3296 4394 5493 6001-6002.pdf
6001 23 WILDLIFE TECHNICIAN I H 2986 3981 4976 6001-6002.pdf
5721 23 SAFETY AUDITOR II (HIGHWAY PATROL) K 3976 5302 6627 5720-5721.pdf
5720 23 SAFETY AUDITOR I (HIGHWAY PATROL) J 3657 4877 6096 5720-5721.pdf
5715 21 HIGHWAY PATROL CHIEF (MAJOR) S 7657 10209 12762 5715.pdf
5714 21 HIGHWAY PATROL DIVISION COMMANDER Q 6635 8847 11058 5714.pdf
5710 21 HIGHWAY PATROL REGIONAL COMMANDER (LIEUTENANT) P 6217 8289 10362 5710.pdf
5707 24 HIGHWAY PATROL SERGEANT N 5299 7065 8831 5707.pdf
5706 24 HIGHWAY PATROL OFFICER II L 4366 5822 7278 5705-5706.pdf
5705 24 HIGHWAY PATROL OFFICER I J 3657 4877 6096 5705-5706.pdf
5704 25 ACADEMY OPERATIONS COORDINATOR J 3657 4877 6096 5704.pdf