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Assistant Architect

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Applications accepted from current State employees, former permanent competitive class employees eligible for reinstatement and 55-b/c candidates. You must meet the minimum qualification.

Assistant Architect
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Posting Specific Information
Control Number
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Title Assistant Architect
Location: City
DEC Region

$54,628 - $67,484 Effective April 09

Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC PS&T 05 (PEF)
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC
Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.
Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 18 or higher and:
Eligible for transfer under Section 70.4: Must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below;

55-b/55-c Candidates must meet the open competitive minimum qualifications below and include with their resume or application, a copy of the letter from Civil Service which indicates approval for the 55-b/55-c program.
Open competitive minimum qualifications (provided for 55b/c candidates and 70.4 transfer eligibles):
1) Six years of architectural experience in design or drafting under the direction of a registered architect including work on the design of multi-discipline buildings with architectural/engineering coordination having a construction cost in excess of $500,000. You MUST list on your application the type of project, building type, cost, and extent of your involvement. (Examples of building types include the following: industrial, commercial, health care, academic, and office structures.);
2) A five-year degree in architecture resulting from completion of a program accredited by the National Architecture Accrediting Board, Inc., or a program registered by the New York State Education Department for professional purposes AND one year of architectural design or drafting experience under the direction of a registered architect;
3) A New York State Architect's license with current registration.
College study in a program leading to a degree in the following areas may be substituted on a year-for-year basis, for up to four of the six years of experience required in "1" above at the rate of 30 semester college credit hours equaling one year of experience: architecture or architectural technology, building science, construction technology, civil engineering, civil engineering technology, or drafting technology with an emphasis on architectural or building construction.
Additional Comments
To Apply Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are met and includes the Control Number. If you are applying for more than one posting, you must submit a separate resume or Employment Application for each control number. Send to:

Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060

Fax: (518) 402-9038


Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

State Employees: If you wish to receive an acknowledgement that your application for this posting was received by the Bureau of Personnel and then receive information on the disposition of the position, please attach two self-addressed stamped envelopes (preferably inter-office or inter-agency) to the application. If you are applying for more than one position, you must include two envelopes for each position.

Some vacancies may be anticipated and may not result in an appointment. Application for any position listed may not result in an interview.