New Employee Orientation

Welcome to ND state government. New employees who want to learn more about their benefits should attend this training. As noted below, representatives from NDPERS and HRMS will present information about your benefits and other state employee perks. A Capitol security officer will speak to you about keeping the Capitol a safe environment followed by a tour. And when you return to your desk, an email will be waiting for you with 4 pages of websites to link to for more information about state government! 


  • 8:00 - 8:30 a.m. - General Information - structure of state government, employment status types, mediation, training, incentive program, conflict of interest and political activity, computer security, personnel records, drug-free workplace, sexual harassment, Americans With Disabilities (Human Resource Management Services)
  • 8:30 - 10:45 a.m. - Fringe Benefits - retirement plan, deferred compensation, health insurance, life insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, long-term care insurance, flex comp, employee assistance program, leave benefits, holidays, leave sharing (Public Employees Retirement System)
  • 10:50 - 11:00 a.m. - Capitol Security (Highway Patrol)
  • 11:00 a.m. - 12:00p.m. - Tour of Capitol for those who are interested (Facility Management)

Cost: $0