Are you an experienced Architect who is interested in making the world a better place for people with disabilities? If so, join the Division of State Architect (DSA) with Department of General Services (DGS) and play a critical role in writing building codes for the state of California. DGS is currently hiring two Senior Architects (CASp Technical Advisors).


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To be considered for the CASp Technical Advisor positions, you must take the Senior Architect state exam. To take the online exam, please visit:

As the Senior Architect, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing technical oversight of the Certified Access Specialist (CASp) Program
  • Conducting regulatory development for the California Building Code accessibility regulations
  • Developing, maintaining, and conducting training for the CASp program
  • Acting as technical advisor on California’s accessibility regulations specific to public buildings, public accommodations, public housing, and commercial buildings for DSA
  • Representing DSA at public outreach events, meetings, and conferences to provide information to stakeholder groups and the public regarding CASp services and State accessibility laws
  • Attending project meetings and conducting site visits


What DGS Offers:

  • A chance to impact the public architecture of the state of California
  • The opportunity to influence state building codes
  • An organization with a culture that centers on our employees, vision, and values
  • Accountable management dedicated to staff and public service
  • Organizational support for sustainable design
  • Great pay & benefits
  • Job security and flexibility
  • Generous paid time off
  • Health, dental & vision insurance for the entire family
  • Telework option
  • Excellent pension plan


If you have any questions about the position or the application process, please contact Michelle Davis at or the DGS Recruitment Team at