This position is responsible for a variety of duties, including reviewing federal Rehabilitation Investment Tax Credit and Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit projects, providing technical preservation information, delivering lectures and other presentations on historic rehabilitation techniques, and managing special programs and projects as assigned.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Conducting professional, detailed reviews of rehabilitation projects for which federal Rehabilitation Investment Tax Credits and/or Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits are being sought.
Exercises independent management or review responsibility.
Providing technical preservation (building conservation) information, such as appropriate preservation techniques, product information, and reference materials to program applicants and the general public.
Delivering "Building Doctor Program" technical lectures and other presentations. Traveling to historic buildings to advise owners and others on preservation matters as part of "Building Doctor Program" and on request.
Manage special programs and projects as assigned.
Assisting in development and implementation of technical preservation education and assistance. This can include written material, workshops, conferences, seminars, 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 Interiors 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.
Basic mathematical skills with the ability to apply mathematical concepts to practical situations.
Ability to use Microsoft Office or equivalent business software such as spreadsheet, presentation, word processing, and database applications. Ability to use Windows and Windows-based PCs and peripherals.