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Posted: 09/24/2018

Historic New England
Property Care

Historic New England is the oldest and largest regional heritage organization in the nation. We engage diverse audiences in developing a deeper understanding and enjoyment of New England home life by being the national leader in collecting, preserving, and using significant buildings, landscapes, archives, stories, and objects from the past to today.

Preservation Manager, Metro-Boston
Professional Opportunity
Waltham, MA
Open Until
Until Filled

Historic New England is looking for a dynamic applicant to fill the position of preservation manager, Metro-Boston region.  This position is responsible for the overall care and preservation of the structures and landscapes for nine sites within the region including the Lyman Estate, the Gropius House, the Codman Estate and the Otis House. The preservation manager is responsible for developing and implementing the work plan that includes basic repairs and maintenance, projects and capital improvements and coordinating within the property care team and with other Historic New England teams as necessary. The preservation manager works closely with site staff on all property related issues affecting the properties and our development team on fundraising opportunities.


Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelors degree in historic preservation, architecture, engineering, conservation or a related field and at least two years of related experience is required. Requires fully competent computer skills including skilled use of MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel spreadsheets, e-mail, and digital photography.  Must be able to operate effectively both individually and in a team environment, where communication within and among teams is essential to success.  Requires problem solving skills and ability to effectively plan and implement work processes to complete tasks according to schedule.  Requires a valid drivers license and means of transportation.  Experience with facility management, project management, HVAC, other mechanical systems and security equipment is desirable. Use of minor tools and ability to perform minor maintenance a plus.

How to apply
Please send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to Jobs@HistoricNewEngland.org. Historic New England is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to supporting equality of opportunity and respect for diversity. We are committed to providing equal opportunity in employment to all qualified persons without regard to non-work-related factors such as race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, gender identity, or sexual orientation. Historic New England offers generous and comprehensive vacation, holiday, and health and wellness benefit packages.

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