Generic Job Descriptions

You will find sample job descriptions to the left which are used by HR staff across Harvard to ensure alignment when grading positions with similar responsibilities. 

Job grades 047 - 056 tend to be clerical, technical, or administrative positions which are eligible for overtime and are mostly unionized.

Job grades 055 and above include positions which may be individual contributor roles, managerial, or executive positions which are salaried (exempt from overtime).