Job Openings:    Application for Employment State Form 61953




The North Dakota State Electrical Board will be hiring two full-time non-temporary electrical inspectors for the southwest region and central areas of the State of North Dakota. Successful applicants may also need to work in assigned areas across the state.


Minimum qualifications: a high school graduate with electrical trade school degree preferred. A licensed Journeyman electrician capable of being a Master electrician. Successful Journeyman candidate must take and pass North Dakota Master examination within a specified timeline. Have a firm knowledge of the National Electrical Code and the North Dakota Laws, Rules and Wiring Standards. Ability to be a problem solver with excellent interpersonal, written and oral skills. Ability to learn computer system, read and trace circuitry, schematics and blueprints. Must be a self-starter committed to time management, highly motivated, teamwork, high quality customer service and be able to multi-task projects. Flexible scheduling (such as working nights and weekends) and overnight travel are required. Must be able to lift 50 pounds, climb ladders and scaffolds, and follow department’s safety procedures. Must possess a valid ND driver’s license. Must successfully complete standard background and criminal record check.


Applicants must complete an Application for Employment State Form 61953, available at or by calling (701) 328-9522.  Applicants must also include with the Application a resume and cover letter explaining how their education, experience, and skills will qualify them for this position.  Applicants who are residents of North Dakota and eligible to claim veteran’s preference must include Form DD214. Claims for disabled veterans’ preference must include a current statement of disabled status from the Veteran’s Affairs Office.

Completed Applications must be received by mail, email or dropped off by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 19, 2022.


Mail:                  ND State Electrical Board

                          PO Box 7335

                          Bismarck, ND 58507-7335




Drop-off During                         ND State Electrical Board

Regular Business Hours:         1929 N. Washington St. Ste A-1

                                                 Bismarck, ND 58501