This is entry-level work as a state audit accountant in the Field Auditor series. During the period of orientation and training, the educational requirements must be supplemented with direct and supervised on-the-job training. Field Auditor I's must be instructed in the course of daily activities by higher-level auditors. Training is supplemented with periodic lectures by managing auditing accountants and other professionals on specific subjects, general staff meetings on matters of common interest, and department bulletins, manuals, and laws. In addition to the thorough knowledge in the principles of accounting standards, the Filed Auditor I's training develops knowledge of state and federal laws in relation to the financial administration of public offices, familiarity with various accounting systems in the agencies' accounting procedures, efficiency in operations, and better internal control. The work requires a viewpoint of complete objectivity in performance of duties and independent judgment. Work is performed under the general supervision of an administrative superior.