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Posted: 10/30/2016

National Park Service
National Capital Region

Experience your America and build a fulfilling career by joining the National Park Service, as we prepare for a second century of stewardship and engagement. Become a part of our mission to connect with our past and create important connections to the future by building a rich and lasting legacy for the next generation of park visitors, supporters, and advocates.

Architect (Historical)
Professional Opportunity
Washington, DC
$$77,490.00 to $100,736.00 / Per Year

This position is located in the Division of Cultural Resources and Preservation Services at the National Capital Region (NCR) in Washington, D.C. The Cultural Resources Division provides professional consultation and technical assistance to NCR offices and parks in 6 areas of expertise: archeology, anthropology, cultural landscapes, museum collections, and history.

This incumbent servers as a specialist in NCR in historic architecture program. Responsible for a full range of professional historical architectural assistance and expertise to ensure that research, documentation, condition assessments, treatment, and preservation maintenance recommendations to support various types of construction projects have been completed and incorporated to enable timely obligation and completion.

The duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Serves as a professional historical architect for National Capital Region parks.
  • Responsible for making significant contributions to the preparation of historic preservation documentation and background materials for clearances, permits, licenses, etc.
  • Performs architectural duties associated with review, design, treatment and monitoring of historical structures.
  • Prepares scopes of work that clearly define the objectives and requirements of the project for A/E design or documentation services.
  • Participates in negotiations with A/E firms, including development of detailed cost estimates of major work items.
  • Manages cooperative agreements, including those with Cooperative Ecosystem Study Units (CESU), such as the Chesapeake Watershed, and memoranda of understanding.
  • Conducts on site investigations of project sites to determine the feasibility of proposed projects, including the development of design alternatives and subsequent analysis to ensure the project is consistent with National Park Service policies, guidelines, and standards and environmental and cultural; compliance laws and regulations.

Please veiew job listing for qualifications.

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How to apply
Apply via USAjobs.gov https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/453654100/
Katia Jones
900 Ohio Drive SW
Washington, DC 20242

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