Positions in this class provide technical expertise to builders, architects, homeowners developers and business owners for purposes of achieving compliance with state or federal program requirements; often times relating to complex criteria relating to state or federal tax incentives or special designation status. Positions in this class are the technical expert on the assigned building programs.
Reviews plans and specifications of proposed construction or remodeling projects for purposes of compliance to specific agency programs. Consults with builders, developers, architects, engineers, municipalities, homeowners and business owners relating to projects that may qualify for state and federal tax incentives or special designation status. Inspects buildings, construction projects in progress, or plan specifications of proposed projects for purposes of assessing compliance with specific agency programs. Confers and advises with involved parties, recommends changes for compliance. Provides technical assistance to builders, developers, architects, engineers, homeowners, business owners and state or federal agencies relating to agency specific programs. Works in a liaison capacity with Federal agencies and/or other state agencies regarding state and federal programs relating to building program components. Provides information to local government entities, trade organizations, or the public regarding the complex criteria to qualify for federal or state tax incentives programs. Prepare reports specific to building program components. Works with Federal program officials. May generate diagrams and/or renderings to aid in project reviews Positions in this class must comply with all statutes and Nebraska Administration Code relating to the State of Nebraska Engineers and Architects Regulation Act, including, but not limited to Neb. Rev. Statutes 81-3401-81-3455, with particular emphasis to 81-3420 and 81-3421.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelors degree in architecture, construction management or related field is preferred AND 2-5 years experience working with technical building program elements. Other: Any combination of degree or experience that is based on Secretary of the Interior Professional Qualification Standards (36 CFR Part 61 Appendix A).
Knowledge of: the agency, its organizations, mission and goals. Specific complex program requirements, regulations, architecture drawings, construction, the building process, architecture, building codes, building programs. Ability to: present complex program information and requirements to professionals, homeowners, developers architects, engineers, business owners, government officials, and agency staff; analyze and make judgments and recommendations based on review of plans, visual inspection, and dialogue with others; interpret regulations and laws. Ability to: work on multiple projects at a time, meet expected timeframes.