The Tudor Place Foundation, Inc. in Washington, D.C. seeks a full-time Preservation Manager.
Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Preservation Manager will manage conservation of the exteriors and interiors of the site’s diverse structures and archaeological program. The Preservation Manager will coordinate all preservation initiatives in accordance with the Secretary of the Interiors Standards, the New Orleans Charter for Joint Preservation of Historic Structures and Artifacts, the Williamsburg Resolution on Architectural Fragments, and the Code of Ethics and Guidelines for Practice of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works. The Preservation Manager will act as liaison with the DCSHPO and the National Park Service. For a full description of the position, please consult the Tudor Place website.
The successful candidate must have an advanced degree in historic preservation and three to five years of experience working in preservation project management or historic site management.
The position requires the candidate to have knowledge of project specification development and project management experience; working knowledge of historic construction techniques, tools, materials, and historic structure research, analysis, and documentation; the ability to complete measured drawings according to HABS standards; excellent written and oral communication skills; the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships; computer literacy including database software such as AutoCAD, GIS, Google Sketch-Up, Adobe Photoshop, and the ability to perform basic building maintenance.
Tudor Place employees are required to undergo a background check.
This is a full-time salaried position. Benefits include medical insurance and vacation and holiday pay. Salary is commensurate with experience.