This position is responsible for managing the Ohio Historic Inventory
program and assisting with the National Register of Historic Places program.
Essential Responsibilities and Duties
· Manage the Ohio Historic Inventory (and related bridge and landscape inventories) including conducting professional detailed reviews of survey forms and reports. Provides progress reports on survey program and responds to public inquiries about the Ohio Historic Inventory.
· Assist with the National Register of Historic Places program including conducting professional detailed reviews of nominations, fulfilling public notification requirements including public hearings, provide progress reports on the National Register program, and respond to public inquiries about the National Register of Historic Places.
· Exercises independent management or review responsibility.
· Assist in the preparations for Ohio Historic Site Preservation Advisory Board meetings.
· Assist with the National Historic Landmark, State Registry, and the Ohio Historic Homesteads programs, and special projects/programs as assigned.
· Establish survey priorities.
· Coordinate the Ohio Historic Inventory program with other departments in the office and state and local agencies.
· Assist in the development and implementation of training and education for inventory and registration topics, including written material, workshops, conferences, presentations, and training sessions.
· Other duties as assigned.
May require the oversight and supervision of volunteers, interns, and temporary staff.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
A graduate degree in history, archaeology, architectural history, architecture, historical architecture or a closely-related preservation field, or its equivalent in education and experience, plus a minimum of four years of work experience in a professional capacity in the relevant discipline, or must meet the professional qualifications standards in 36 CFR 61, Appendix A. Familiarity with the Secretary of the Interior Standards and national historic preservation laws, regulations and guidelines.
Certificates and/or Licensures:
Requires a valid Ohio drivers license.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing with a wide range of preservation constituents in both the public and private sectors.