PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)
In a state agency this class is accountable for independently performing a full range of tasks in the preparation of complicated plans, drawings, maps and/or details from sketches, notes and survey data for engineering projects.
Works under the general supervision of an employee of higher grade.
May lead lower level employees as assigned.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Prepares plans, drawings, specifications, and/or maps and revises as necessary; prepares and checks computations for architectural or engineering projects; prepares designs, profiles, cross-sections, and cost estimates for projects; prepares and reviews drawings and details of field conditions or construction; reviews project estimates, drawings, and plans for accuracy and completeness; collects and uses field or other data related to specific projects; may consult with technical personnel involved in projects to assure accuracy and completeness; may prepare graphs, charts, and displays; may receive training and utilize computer aided design equipment in the performance of these duties; performs related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
Knowledge of principles, practices and methods of architectural or civil engineering drafting; knowledge of mathematics such as algebra and geometry; some knowledge of specification writing; some knowledge of building and civil engineering construction methods, materials and specifications; ability to prepare drawings, details and plans; ability to utilize computer software.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE
Three (3) years of experience in the field of drafting.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED
College or technical school training in architectural drafting or design, civil engineering drafting, or civil engineering 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 two (2) years for an Associate's degree.
JOB CLASS DESIGNATION
(15)-ENG, SCIEN, TECH P-4
This replaces the existing specification for the class of Drafter 1 in Salary Group ES 16 approved effective August 1, 1992. (2013 SCOPE Review)