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Posted: 08/12/2013

Hawaii State Historic Preservation Division
Department of Land and Natural Resources

Professional Opportunity
Kapolei, HI

This position is responsible for administering and directing the historic preservation program for the State of Hawaii for current and future generations and in a manner consistent with the preservation and enhancement of historic and cultural property under State and federal laws. This position is guided by Hawaii Revised Statutes 6E, Hawaii Administrative Rules 13-197, 198, 275-284 and 300, and the National Historic Preservation Act. In particular, this position is also responsible for the successful administration of Historic Preservation Grant Funds and meeting the requirement of the grant guidelines. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Citizenship Requirement: Applicants must be citizens, permanent resident aliens, or nationals of the United States. Non-citizens with unrestricted employment authorization from the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service may also apply.

Knowledge: State and federal legislation; rules and regulations governing the historic preservation program; principles and practices of historic preservation management; principles and practices of administration.

Skills/Abilities: Develop a comprehensive historic preservation program plan; establish and maintain effective working relationships with other agencies, professional or lay groups, public officials and the general public; supervise the historic preservation program; express ideas in a clear and concise manner and prepare clear and comprehensive reports; make decisions requiring technical and administrative judgment and having important consequence in historic preservation operations.

Education Requirements: A Master's degree or higher from an accredited four (4) year college or university in History, Archaeology, Architectural History, Historical Architecture, Hawaiian Studies, Anthropology, or a related field of study. A Master's degree or higher in another area of concentration may be accepted if a significant amount of work involved the study of Hawaiian culture, language or traditional and customary rights.

Experience Requirements:

Specialized Experience: Four (4) years of professional work experience in the field of historic preservation, i.e., history, archaeology, architectural history or historical architecture, and cultural practices.

Managerial Experience: Four (4) years of experience which involved major responsibility for and active participation in the development and management of policies and programs. Responsibilities must have included identifying and evaluating program goals and objectives within resources and budgetary limitations; developing procedures; and actively participating in policy determination and budget formulation.

License Requirement: Applicants must possess a valid license, type 3 or higher, to drive in the State of Hawaii.

Physical/Mental Requirements: Applicants must be able to perform the essential functions of the position effectively and safely, with or without reasonable accommodation. Qualified applicants with disabilities who can perform the essential functions of the advertised position are encouraged to apply. The State of Hawaii is committed to making reasonable accommodations on a case-by-case basis. Applicants seeking reasonable accommodation should be ready to discuss the accommodation sought so that a determination can be made that such accommodation is reasonable and would not cause the employer undue hardship.

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How to apply
Submit resumes to: Department of Land and Natural Resources Personnel Office Attention: Ms. Alice Schutte 1151 Punchbowl Street, Room 231 Honolulu, HI 96813 Please also complete and submit an Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment HRD 278 (Rev. 11/15/11). Applications can be found at: http://dlnr.hawaii.gov/jobs/. Position number is 102282. Applications and supporting documents must be postmarked no later than Friday, August 30, 2013. Direct all inquiries regarding this position to: Ms. Esther Kia`aina, First Deputy Director, DLNR Phone: (808) 587-0403 Monday Friday 7:45 am 4:30 pm (HST)

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