STATE CLASSIFICATION JOB DESCRIPTION


Salary Group B17

Class No. 2255

PROJECT DESIGN ASSISTANT

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Performs moderately complex (journey-level) architectural assistance work. Work involves providing assistance in architectural work in an office, laboratory, or field setting. May train others. Works under general supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED

Performs architectural fieldwork in areas such as surveying, inspection, and construction.

Performs drafting and design functions.

Performs quality and quantity analyses of architectural materials.

Prepares conceptual and preliminary drawings and specifications for restoration and new construction projects.

Evaluates historic sites to ascertain their condition and prepares reports describing conditions, deficiencies observed, recommended work, and associated costs.

Receives, reviews, and maintains files of materials and prepares appropriate reports.

Reviews projects for compliance with the National Historic Preservation Act.

Assists in reviewing, monitoring, or designing construction or remodeling projects.

May train others.

Performs related work as assigned.

GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES

Experience and Education

Experience in architectural work. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in architecture or a related field is generally preferred. Experience and education may be substituted for one another.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of architectural principles, techniques, and procedures.

Skill in the use of standard tools of the profession and in interpreting architectural plans and specifications.

Ability to perform drafting and design functions and to train others.


State Auditor’s Office

Revised 9-1-17