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Posted: 03/29/2017

Employer
North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (DNCR)

The Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (DNCR) vision is to be the leader in using the state's natural and cultural resources to build the social, cultural, educational and economic future of North Carolina. Our mission is to improve the quality of life in our state by creating opportunities to experience excellence in the arts, history, libraries and nature in North Carolina by stimulating learning, inspiring creativity, preserving the state's history, conserving the state's natural heritage, encouraging recreation and cultural tourism, and promoting economic development. The North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office assists private citizens, private institutions, local governments, and agencies of state and federal government in the identification, evaluation, protection, and enhancement of properties significant in North Carolina history and archeology. The agency carries out state and federal preservation programs and is a section within the Division of Historical Resources, Office of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources(NCDNCR). The office serves as the staff of the state historic preservation officer, who is the NCDNCR Deputy Secretary for the Office of Archives and History, and as staff of the North Carolina Historical Commission in the review of state and federal development projects that might affect historic North Carolina properties. The chief services of the State Historic Preservation Office are: The statewide survey of historic buildings, districts, and landscapes. The HPO is the repository of field notes, photographs, research reports, National Register nominations, and other materials related to the statewide survey. Published information on historic places in North Carolina may be found in scores of state and local architectural survey publications. (Note: The Office of State Archeology, which conducts the statewide survey of archeological sites, is a separate section within the Office of Archives and History.) Nominations of eligible properties to the National Register of Historic Places. Environmental Review of state and federal actions affecting historic and archeological properties. Technical assistance to owners in the restoration of historic properties, including those owners seeking state and federal rehabilitation income tax credits. Grant assistance for historic preservation projects. Technical assistance to local preservation commissions, including administration of the Certified Local Government (CLG) program. Historic preservation education, including publication of preservation plan updates and the HPO newsletter, Worth Saving.


Position
National Register Assistant
Type
Professional Opportunity
Location
Raleigh, NC
Uni
Details
 

Description of Work:
This position is located within the State Historic Preservation Office (HPO) of the Division of Historical Resources. The position assists the National Register Coordinator in the administration of the National Register of Historic Places program for the State of North Carolina. Key responsibilities include National Register nomination notification mailings and processing; preparation of Study List approval letters and application processing; National Register and Study List file and database management; National Register Advisory Committee and National Register staff review meeting preparation; and responding to requests for National Register program-related information from the public, HPO staff, and cultural resource management consultants. National Register nomination processing includes review of completed National Register nominations for technical accuracy and UTMs, proper labeling of CDs, printed photos, and maps; making necessary changes in consultation with National Register staff; copying nominations and exhibits onto archival paper; and transmitting nominations to the National Park Service. The position also catalogs architectural survey and other publications for the HPO library.
 

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies

**To receive credit for your work history and credentials, you must provide the information on the application form. Any information omitted from the application form, listed as general statements, listed under the text resume section, or on an attachment will not be considered for qualifying credit.**
 

  1. Working experience with Microsoft Office programs, including Access.
  2. Knowledge and understanding of the structure and operation of national and state preservation programs.
  3. Ability to work with the public with professionalism and diplomacy.
  4. Ability to organize time and meetings.
  5. Ability to comprehend technical language and concepts.
  6. Ability to work well with others in a collaborative setting within strict deadlines.
  7. Must have a valid driver's license or the ability to obtain one.

Management preferences:

  1. Applicants with a Bachelor's degree in humanities/liberal arts program.
  2. Working experience with National Register files and database management.

 

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Graduation from high school and demonstrated possession of knowledge, skills, and abilities gained through at least three years of office assistant/secretarial experience; or completion of a two-year secretarial science or business administrative program with one year of experience as described above; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Supplemental and Contact Information

The Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (DNCR) selects applicants for employment based on required education and experience and job-related knowledge, skills, and abilities without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, political affiliation or political influence.
 
Please be sure to complete the application in full. Resumes may be uploaded with your application, but will not be accepted in lieu of a fully completed application and will not be considered for qualifying credit.  "See Resume" or "See Attachment" will NOT be accepted. 
 
Degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.  Transcripts, and degree evaluations may be uploaded with your application. 
 
To obtain veterans preference, you must scan and upload a copy of your DD-214 or discharge orders. 
 
Technical issues submitting your application, please call the NeoGov Help Line at 855-524-5627.
 Applicants requesting and receiving an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) are eligible to submit paper applications via mail or by fax.  Please call the human resources office for assistance.
If multiple applications are submitted to an individual posting, only the most recent application received prior to the closing date will be accepted. Applications must be submitted by 5:00 PM on the closing date.
 
Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information regarding the status of your application over the phone. To check the status of your application, please log in to your account.  Upon the closing date, applications are "Under Review" and will be screened by Human Resources for the qualified applicants. The hiring process may take an average of 6 8 weeks.  
 
It is the policy of the State of North Carolina and the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources that all employees provide proof of employment eligibility (immigration and naturalization) on the first day of employment.   We participate in E-Verify (Employment Eligibility Verification System).
 

OPen until
03/31/2017

How to apply
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/northcarolina/jobs/1695043/national-register-assistant
Ramona Bartos
Phone: 9198076583
Fax: 9198076583
ADDRESS
4617 MSC
NC Dept of Natural & Resources

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