Also called: Architect, Drafter, Draftsman, Intern Architect
In the Air Force: Engineering; Engineering Apprentice; Engineering Craftsman; Engineering Helper; Engineering Journeyman; Engineering Superintendent
In the Army: Technical Engineer
In the Coast Guard: Engineering
In the Marine Corps: Engineer Assistant; Engineering Aid; Engineering Apprentice; Engineering Craftsman; Engineering Helper; Engineering Journeyman; Engineering Superintendent; Mass Communications Specialist; Technical Engineer
In the Navy: Engineering Aid; Mass Communications Specialist
- Operate computer-aided drafting (CAD) equipment or conventional drafting station to produce designs, working drawings, charts, forms, and records.
- Analyze building codes, by-laws, space and site requirements, and other technical documents and reports to determine their effect on architectural designs.
- Coordinate structural, electrical, and mechanical designs and determine a method of presentation to graphically represent building plans.
Engineering and Technology
Arts and Humanities
Math and Science
Safety and Government
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include creating, designing, and making your own rules.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Graphics or photo imaging software
Computer aided design CAD software
Optical character reader OCR or scanning software