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Posted: 03/24/2017

Capital Planning & Programs

NJ TRANSIT is New Jersey's premier public transportation corporation and the nation's third largest provider of bus, rail and light rail transit, linking major points in New Jersey, New York and Philadelphia. On 236 bus routes and 12 rail lines statewide, NJ TRANSIT provides nearly 223 million passenger trips each year. Our mission is to provide safe, reliable, convenient and cost-effective transit service with a skilled team of employees, dedicated to our customers' needs and committed to excellence. NJ Transit is committed to excellence and provides a work environment in which employees are highly valued and committed to providing the best in customer service. NJ TRANSIT is seeking an experienced Part Time Assistant Historic Preservation Specialist. This NJ TRANSIT position reports to the Manager of Environmental Compliance at NJ TRANSIT and works out of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) offices in Trenton as well as the NJ TRANSIT Headquarters in Newark. This position is eligible to work up to twenty-nine (29) hours per week.

Assistant Historic Preservation Specialist
Professional Opportunity
Newark/Trenton, NJ




1.        Researches and analyzes historic issues and projects to ensure that appropriate historic evaluation and studies have been performed to meet obligation of the various funding agencies. 


2.        Reviews Company's compliance with state and federal regulations to ensure capital projects are approved by the appropriate historic regulatory agencies.


3.        Prepares necessary documentation for agreements with municipalities and third parties concerning the development and improvement projects involving NJ TRANSIT facilities as they relate to historic compliance issues.


4.        Reviews capital projects implementation by influencing design and scope to conform to historic standards to ensure that capital projects meet historic standards prior to submission for approval and reduce review duration.


5.        Reviews and comments on NJ TRANSIT projects after submittal to the Historic Preservation Office.




Bachelors Degree in Planning, Architecture, Public Administration or related area from a US Department of Education accredited college or university.  One year of closely related work experience can be substituted for each year of education required.  One or more years of experience undertaking research and documentation in accordance with the National Historic Preservation Act (Section 106), or preparing National Register nominations, or preparing historic site surveys and/or architectural surveys and preservation plans.  Master's degree in Historic Preservation desired.  A Masters degree in Planning, Architecture, Public Administration or related area from a US Department of Education accredited college or university may be substituted for the experience requirement.  Must be proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.  Microsoft Access proficiency is desired.             






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How to apply
Please forward your resume, completed application and specific salary requirements to CHRMCAD@njtransit.com. Applications may be downloaded from www.njtransit.com/careers
Corinne Driscoll

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