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
0163 22 SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR III N 5299 7065 8831 0161-0163.pdf
8060 27 HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE SUPERINTENDENT N 5299 7065 8831 8060.pdf
0417 22 SECURITIES EXAMINATON/INVESTIGATION SUPERVISOR N 5299 7065 8831 0417.pdf
4122 22 DIRECTOR OF TREATMENT SERVICES, DJS N 5299 7065 8831 4122.pdf
1043 21 DOCR PRINCIPAL N 5299 7065 8831 1043.pdf
4122 22 YOUTH TREATMENT DIRECTOR, YCC N 5299 7065 8831 4122.pdf
2106 22 TRANSIT PROGRAM MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 2106.pdf
5118 24 CHIEF OF SECURITY N 5299 7065 8831 5118.pdf
0176 21 DHS BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR N 5299 7065 8831 0176.pdf
8132 21 PHYSICAL PLANT DIRECTOR II N 5299 7065 8831 8131-8133.pdf
0432 22 BUSINESS MANAGER II N 5299 7065 8831 0431-0432.pdf
5273 22 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST IV N 5299 7065 8831 5270-5273.pdf
1223 21 ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, STATE LIBRARY N 5299 7065 8831 1223.pdf
4215 22 SUPERVISOR-CLINICIAN N 5299 7065 8831 4215.pdf
2205 21 MANAGER, RIGHT-OF-WAY SECTION N 5299 7065 8831 2205.pdf
5213 24 CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR III N 5299 7065 8831 5211-5213.pdf
0180 22 ENTERPRISE NETWORK OPERATIONS MANAGER N 5299 7065 8831 0180.pdf
0260 22 LAND DEPARTMENT INVESTMENT ANALYST N 5299 7065 8831 0260.pdf
0440 22 REGIONAL HUMAN SERVICE CENTER FISCAL MANAGER - DHS N 5299 7065 8831 0440.pdf
1040 22 DOCR ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL M 4806 6409 8011 1040.pdf
2104 21 PLANNER IV M 4806 6409 8011 2101-2104.pdf
3243 22 MICROBIOLOGIST III M 4806 6409 8011 3241-3243.pdf
0305 22 TAX COLLECTIONS SUPERVISOR M 4806 6409 8011 0305.pdf
0824 21 PUBLIC INFORMATION SPECIALIST IV M 4806 6409 8011 0821-0824.pdf
6073 22 BIOLOGIST III M 4806 6409 8011 6071-6073.pdf
5150 22 TRANSITIONAL FACILITIES CONTRACT ADMINISTRATOR - DOCR M 4806 6409 8011 5150.pdf
1604 21 ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, PRIMARY/SECONDARY EDUCATION PROGRAMS M 4806 6409 8011 1604.pdf
2109 22 INSTALLATION AND FACILITIES MASTER PLANNER M 4806 6409 8011 2109.pdf
4011 21 COUNTY SOCIAL SERVICE DIRECTOR I M 4806 6409 8011 4011-4015.pdf
0403 22 FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINER III M 4806 6409 8011 0401-0403.pdf