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  • 1) Researches, plans, designs, and administers building projects for clients, applying knowledge of design, construction procedures, zoning and building codes, and building materials: Consults with client to determine functional and spatial requirements of new structure or renovation, and prepares information regarding design, specifications, materials, color, equipment, estimated costs, and construction time.

  • 2) Plans layout of project and integrates engineering elements into unified design for client review and approval.

  • 3) Prepares scale drawings and contract documents for building contractors.

  • 4) Represents client in obtaining bids and awarding construction contracts.

  • 5) Administers construction contracts and conducts periodic on-site observation of work during construction to monitor compliance with plans.

  • 6) May prepare operating and maintenance manuals, studies, and reports.

  • 7) May use computer-assisted design software and equipment to prepare project designs and plans.

  • 8) May direct activities of workers engaged in preparing drawings and specification documents.




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DOT:   001.061-010

Job Number: 226