PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A TEMPORARY POSTION SCHEDULED TO END BY JULY 2014
Under the supervision of the Director of Preservation and the Deputy Director of Preservation, reviews applications to restore or rehabilitate designated landmarks and buildings within historic districts. The position will focus on applications to address work that has been completed without the required permits, and the tasks will include issuing permits to legalize or perform corrective work, consulting with owners and architects, conducting site visits, making presentations to the Commission at public hearings and public meetings, and performing various enforcement functions to ensure compliance with the Landmarks Law. Other tasks as assigned.
The position requires excellent communication and customer service skills.
1. A Masters Degree in historic preservation, architectural history, art history, architecture, or American history, and one year of full-time satisfactory experience working in the field of preservation, restoration, or conservation of historic structures; orconducting research in architectural or art history, or working as an architect or architectural assistant; or teaching at the college level in any of the fields
described in (a); or
2. A Bachelors of Arts Degree with specialization in one of the fields listed above, and two years of full-time related experience; or
3. Education and/or experience equivalent to 1 & 2 above.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission will only respond to qualified candidates.