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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/27/18

Applications Due12/12/18

Vacancy ID61868

AgencyGeneral Services, Office of

TitleAssistant Architect

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade20

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $62726 to $79577 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Corning Tower

City Albany


Zip Code12242

Minimum Qualifications Current New York State employees with one year or more of permanent, contingent-permanent, or 55b/c service as an Assistant Architect.

Employees reachable on the Assistant Architect Civil Service eligible list have been canvassed and should not respond to this posting. This vacancy posting is for the purposes of notifying individuals about transfer opportunities.

Individuals with current 55b/c status who meet the following qualifications are encouraged to apply. You will need to supply a copy of your eligibility letter when responding to this announcement.

Either 1: six years of architectural experience in design or drafting on buildings requiring multi-discipline trade involvement such as heating, plumbing and electric. This experience must have been under the direction of a registered architect or professional engineer. Qualifying experience includes work performed on institutional, commercial, healthcare, academic, office, or residential (excluding single family or duplex family homes) buildings.
Or 2: an associate's degree in architecture, architectural technology, construction technology, civil engineering technology, or drafting technology with an emphasis on architecture AND four years of architectural design or drafting experience under the direction of a registered architect or professional engineer as described in #1 above.
Or 3: a four-year bachelor's degree in architectural/structural engineering studies AND two years of architectural design or drafting experience under the direction of a registered architect or professional engineer as described in #1 above.
Or 4: a five-year bachelor's degree in architectural studies or a master's degree in architectural studies AND one year of architectural design or drafting experience under the direction of a registered architect as described in #1 above.
Or 5: An Architect's license, with current registration, from any state or territory of the United States.

Duties Description Perform programming, create room data sheets, prepare space plans.

Prepares designs, presentations, construction drawings, and specifications for projects.

Performs field investigations as required for a scope of work verification, special reports, or the development of designs for projects or facets of projects.

Performs necessary coordination and communication with in-house design staff, consultants, or other organizational units and client agencies as required to progress project designs and construction.

Performs general project administration during all phases of design and construction.

Maintains professional deportment and decorum in the work area, meetings, and project sites.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Human Resources/JPD/10455

Telephone 518-473-5282

Fax 518-486-1631

Email Address


Street NYS Office of General Services, HRM

31st Floor Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit cover letter along with a clear and concise resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as listed in Specifics and indicate the Position Title & Vacancy ID number for which you are applying.

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