Space Planning and Administration

Space Standards & Guidelines


Workspace Categories and Associated Titles (Updated)


WORKSPACE CATEGORY "P" Size Range:350 to 450 ft2. Typically 398 ft2.

WORKSPACE CATEGORY "A" Size Range:230 to 275 ft2. Typically 250 ft2.
Dean Vice President

WORKSPACE CATEGORY "B" Size Range:180 to 230 ft2. Typically 200 ft2.
Chief Executive Director
Comptroller Registrar
Department Head  

WORKSPACE CATEGORY "C" Size Range:35 to 90 ft2. Typically 60 ft2.
Administrative Secretary Library Assistant V*
Library Assistant I* Library Assistant VI*
Library Assistant II* Library Assistant VII*
Library Assistant III* Library Assistant VIII*
Library Assistant IV* Senior Secretary
*Subject to Functional Program for QEII Library  

WORKSPACE CATEGORY "D" Size Range:140 to 185 ft2. Typically 150 ft2.
Assistant Dean Director
Assistant to the President Executive Assistant
Associate Dean Executive Producer
Associate Director Heamatologist
Cardiologist Pathologist
Chair Respirologist
Coordinator (all) Vice-Dean
Deputy Head  
Deputy Registrar  

WORKSPACE CATEGORY "F" Size Range: 90 to 140 ft2. Typically 120 ft2.
Academic Service Co-ordinator Librarian
Admin Staff Specialist II Medical Researcher I
Admin Staff Specialist III Medical Researcher II
Animal Care Technologist Medical Researcher III
Archivist Officer
Assistant Director Planner/Estimator
Assistant Prof. Plant Draftsman
Assistant Regisrar Producer/Director
Assistant to Dean Professor
Assistant to Operarations Manager Program Administrator
Assistant to VP Program Co-ordinator
Associate Professor Program Developer
Auditors Pub. Syst. Support Analyst
Cartographer Regional Officer
Craftsperson IV Res/Pro Phy Ocean II
Curator Research & Proj. Geography II
Drug Information Pharmacist Research Assistant III
Editor Research Associate
Elect Tech III Research Engineer
Elec Technol IV Research Liaison
EM Technician III Research Position
EM Technologist Research Scientist
Engineer Science Photographer
Engineer Tech III Science Tech IV
Field Administrator Senior Programmer
Fisheries Biologist Specialist
Foreman Stores Keeper
Geological Research Analyst Supervisor
Inspector Controls Officer
Instructional Designer Teaching Fellow
Instructor Officer
Lecturer Teaching Term Appointment
Manager (all) TV Producer Director
Operations Manager Wellness Educator

WORKSPACE CATEGORY "G" Size Range: 50 to 75 ft2. Typically 60 ft2.
Accountant Office Administrator
Admin Staff Specialist I Office/Assessment
Admin. Assistant Paper Conservator
Admissions Officer Payroll Clerk II
Advisor PC I
Analyst PC II
Animal Surgery Technologist PC III
Animal Tech III PC IV
Annual Fund Assistant Personnel Tech/Benef
Art Gallery Registrar Photographer III
Assistant Archivist Phys. Oceanographer
Assistant Archivist Plant Storekeeper
Assistent Cartographer Plant Stores Clerk
Assistant Editor Post Doctoral Fellow
Assistant Horticulturist Postal Clerk III
Benefits & Pensions Analyst Power Engineer 2nd Class
Budget Assistant Power Engineer 3rd Class
CE & P IV Press Operator
Chaplain Production Tech I
Communications Assistant Production Tech II
Computer Lab Assistant Production Tech III
Computer Programmer Production Tech IV
Computer Technician Publicat. & Information Assis.
Consultant Publications Assistant
Counselor Radioological Tech
Craftsman III Reading Assistant
Diagnostic Technician Research & Project Geography I
Draftsperson II Research Assistant II
Draftsperson III Research Diver
Early Childhood Educator Rural Recruiter
Elec Tech II Sales Rep
EM Technician Science Tech III
EM Technician I Senior Audiovisual Assistant
EM Technician II Senior Clerk
Enviromental Education Iterp Senior Clerk Stenographer
Financial Assistant Sign Painter
Geology Tech I SNN Francophone Staff
Geology Tech II SNN Web Author
Grad Student Stores Clerk II
Grad Student-P Student Health Nurse
Graphic Artist III System Admin I
Head Gardener Systems Admin II
Heritage Web Site Project System Admin III
Horticultural Tech Systems Programmer CS
Instructional Assistant Systems Technician
IT Interm Teaching Assistant
Lab Facil Tech II Technical Staff
Med Tech II Technologist II
Media Production Tech II Technologist III
Medical Tech II Tenure Tracker
Oceanographic Assistant Web Author
Oceanographic Field Tech Web Master

WORKSPACE CATEGORY "H" Size Range: 35 to 50 ft2. Typically 36 ft2.
Animal Tech I Med Tech I
Animal Tech II Media Production Tech I
Aquarist Media Tech I
Art Gallery Tech II Microfilm Equip Oper
Audiovisual Assistant Network Administrator
CE & P I Offset Press Operator II
CE & P II Photographer I
CE & P III Photographer II
Centrifuge Operator Photographic Tech II
Clerk Phototype Setter
Computer Operator I Postal Clerk I
Computer Operator II Postal Clerk II
Craftsman I Power Engineer 4th Class
Craftsman II Receptionist
Data Entry Operator Research & Proj. Eng. I
Delivery Person Research Assistant I
DEO Revenue Cashier
Dispatcher Work Control Safety Technician
Diving Tech I Science Tech I
Diving Tech II Science Tech II
Draftsperon I Secretary
Dupli Equipment Oper I Senior Audiovisual Asistant
Dupli Equip Oper II Senior DEO
Duplicating Aide Senior Telecom Sys Operator
Education Program Assistant Stenographer
Engineer Tech I Stores Clerk I
Engineer Tech II Stores Clerk II
Graphic Artist I Stud. Centre Services Attend.
Graphic Artist II Technologist I
Immunology Tech II Teleconf Systems Oper
Int. Clerk Stenographer Theatre Tech
Lab Facility Tech I Transcribers
Library Equip Repairman Utility Leader
Lithographic Leadhand Visual Arts Student Assist. I
Locksmith Visual Arts Student Assist. II
Mechanical Bindery Oper  

WORKSPACE CATEGORY "J" No asignment of workspce.
Cook Press Operator
Custodian Press Operator I
Grounds Employee Press Operator II
Honours Tractor Operator
Housekeeper Trail Guide
Incinerator Operator Truck Driver
Labourer Undergrad
Maintenance Worker Utility Worker
Mechanics Patrol Person Wardrobe Assistant


Typically 12 ft2 with a minimum of 120 per dept.
Per Course Instructor Sessional Instructor
Per Course Lecturer Sessional Lecturer
  Sessional Office