Topic ID #35266 - posted 3/12/2015 1:38 AM

Structural Historian - Kanawha County, WV

Jennifer Palmer

Job Title:    Structural Historian - Kanawha Co.
Closing Date/Time:    Thu. 03/26/15 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Salary:    $2,753.00 - $5,094.00 Monthly
$33,036.00 - $61,128.00 Annually 
Job Type:    Full-Time Permanent
Location:    Kanawha County, West Virginia
Under direct supervision of the deputy state historic preservation director candidate will be responsible for the oversight of the development grant program as it relates to the review of the annual grant applications and funding recommendations to the archives and history commission: monitoring of ongoing work related to awarded projects to insure appropriateness according to the secretary of the interior's standards for rehabilitation through site visits, written and verbal consultation, and file documentation for national park requirements. Oversight of the federal commercial rehabilitation tax credit and state residential rehabilitation tax credit program including the review of draft and final project applications and site visits to confirm adherence to the secretary of the interior's standards for rehabilitation. In conjunction with the sections planning and education coordinator, oversight of the certified local government program including assistance to historic landmark commissions interested in joining the program, technical support to current CLGS including training relating to local design review efforts, and related duties. Oversite of technical assistance program related to the structural assessment of historic building conditions, demonstration of appropriate repairs and related building technological information. Secondary technical assistance toram areas; historic preservation section representative to the capitol building commission; other duties as assigned. A successful criminal background check may be a condition of employment. 
How to Apply: APPLY ONLINE. Do not use a paper application unless you cannot apply online. If you must use a paper application due to disability or other valid reason, please call our office (304) 558-3950 ext. 0 (8-4:30) for special instructions. Your eligible score will be based on information provided in your application. 
If you have previously applied and want to update your name, address or email, do not re-apply. Simply login to your online account and click "My Account". Make changes and Save. If you must change or add work preferences, county availability, work history, or education, you may submit a revised application after 24 hours. We will use the most recent application. You MUST do this BEFORE the closing date. After that, you may send us a letter and we will update your record. 
IMPORTANT: This posting is for one or more specific vacancies. Applicants will be considered ONLY for these position(s) and specified location(s). Your application will remain active for this job for 180 days or until the job is filled. Should this job title be re-opened for applications at a later date, applicants who remain interested in this job title MUST re-apply to be considered. You may complete an online Interest Card at our main jobs page to receive an email notice anytime jobs in this or other categories are posted.
Training: Master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in architectural history, historic preservation or a closely related field. 
Substitution: Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited four-year college or university in the above fields and two years of full time or equivalent part-time paid experience in historic preservation work such as conducting historic resource surveys, research, preparing National Register nominations, writing, teaching, interpreting history as a historian, or closely related activities may substitute for the Master's degree. 
Experience: Two years of paid full-time or equivalent part time paid employment in historic preservation work such as conducting historic resource surveys, research, preparing National Register nominations, writing, teaching, interpreting history as a historian, or closely related activities. 
Be sure to read the description so you can include ALL your relevant training and experience in the application. 

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