In a state agency this class is accountable for independently performing a full range of tasks in the review, preparation, and analysis of designs and related contract documents for architectural design projects, including building rehabilitation and alterations, new construction and site work. This class also assists consultants in the development and finalization of project documents, including drawings, specifications and cost estimates.
Works under the general supervision of an Architectural Design Reviewer 2 or other employee of higher grade.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Reviews construction plans, drawings, specifications, and change orders for completeness, accuracy, and consistency with contract documents, codes and agency or statutory requirements;
Prepares and reviews cost estimates;
Conducts review meetings and prepares summary reports;
Assists in studies for the determination of short- or long-range building projects;
Works closely with architectural and engineering consultants in the review of submitted specifications;
Performs life cycle cost analysis as required;
Operates computer aided design and drafting (CADD) equipment;
Assists in and may perform inspections of site and facility conditions of design projects;
Prepares code violation reports;
May prepare or review designs of structural, mechanical and electrical systems as well as architectural designs;
May provide technical design consultation as required;
Performs related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
and ability to apply principles, practices and
methods of architectural design and design aspects of building modification and
building materials and components;
building and fire codes;
structural, mechanical and electrical systems;
computer aided design and drafting (CADD)
oral and written communication skills;
review, interpret and apply contract provisions;
accurately estimate project costs;
utilize computer software.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE
Six (6) years of experience in preparing architectural
designs, project documents and cost estimates for various types of building
design projects including some experience utilizing computer aided design and
drafting (CADD) equipment.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED
College training in
architecture may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of
fifteen (15) semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a
maximum of five (5) years for a Bachelor's degree program in Architecture.
Successful completion of
a Connecticut Careers Trainee program approved by the Department of
Administrative Services may be substituted for the General Experience.
Incumbents in this class may be required to travel.
Incumbents in this class may be required to possess and retain a valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s license.
Incumbents in this class may be exposed to some risk of injury or physical harm from site environments and to some discomfort from year round conditions.
The classification of Architectural Design Reviewer 1 is assigned to Salary Group FS 22a.
Employees shall proceed through that salary group and then shall proceed to the maximum salary of Salary Group FS 23.
The Job Code is identified as Salary Plan FE in CORE-CT.
JOB CLASS DESIGNATION
(15)-ENG, SCIEN, TECH P-4
As defined by Sec. 5-196
of the Connecticut General Statutes, a job class is a position or group of
positions that share general characteristics and are categorized under a single
title for administrative purposes. As
such, a job class is not meant to be all-inclusive of every task and/or
This replaces the existing specification for the
class of Architectural Design Reviewer 1 in Salary Group FE 22 approved
effective October 26, 2018. (Revised to modify the Minimum Qualifications -
Substitutions Allowed section and modify content) Final 23-035