Job Openings:    Application for Employment State Form 61953




The North Dakota State Electrical Board will be hiring a full-time non-temporary electrical inspector for the Williston-northwest area 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 go to and complete an Application for Employment State Form 61953, which is also available at the North Dakota State Electrical Board office by calling (701) 328-9522. Applicants must also submit 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, May 18, 2022.


ND State Electrical Board
PO Box 7335
Bismarck, ND 58507-7335


Dropoff during regular business hours:

ND State Electrical Board
1929 N. Washington St. Ste A-1
Bismarck, ND 58501