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Posted: 08/22/2016

Colorado Chautauqua Association
Cultural Resources

One of only 25 National Historic Landmarks in the state of Colorado, the Colorado Chautauqua is one of only a few remaining chautauquas in the U.S. It is considered THE western representation of the chautauqua cultural movement that swept the U.S. in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and is the only site west of the Mississippi that has been in continuous operation since its founding and with its original structures intact and used for their original purposes.

Director of Cultural Resources and Operations
Professional Opportunity
Boulder, CO

This position will be responsible for overseeing the use, operations, and preservation of cultural resources under the ownership and/or management of the Colorado Chautauqua Association, including 60 historic cottages, 2 lodges, an 1898 auditorium, community house, dining hall, and 26 acres of historic grounds.

Additional responsibilities:

Collaborate with multiple departments in the City of Boulder on projects within and adjacent to the National Historic Landmark District, including site access management and infrastructure.  Ensure compliance with federal, state, and local standards and regulations for historic preservation.

Work with community of 39 private cottage owners to further the Colorado Chautauquas mission and meet the requirements of the City of Boulder lease. 

Oversee management of Chautauquas archives.

Oversee historic interpretation and education programs.

Required Competencies

  • Historic preservation
  • Project management including budget management for capital projects up to $1 million annually  Partner relationship management
  • Team management / supervisory skills
  • Excellent computer skills including thorough knowledge of Microsoft


OPen until
Until Filled

How to apply
Please send cover letter and resume to: Trish Gray HR Coordinator HR@Chautauqua.com
Trish Gray
Phone: 303-952-1610
Fax: 303-449-0790
900 Baseline Road
Boulder, CO 80302

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