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PA State Historic Preservation Office Seeking Eastern PA Community Preservation Coordinator

Job Position


Eastern PA Community Preservation Coordinator

Job Description


Are you a preservation professional who is skilled at collaboration, outreach, and technical assistance? The Pennsylvania State Historic Preservation Office (PA SHPO) is seeking a historic preservation specialist to work as the Eastern Pennsylvania Community Preservation Coordinator.

Responsibilities include working with PA SHPO staff and partners to provide technical assistance with municipal preservation programs across a defined Eastern PA county region, working with the Certified Local Government program, and coordinating updates of SHPO’s preservation planning guidance.
*This position is based out of PHMC’s Hope Lodge, in Fort Washington.

Job Requirements


Two or more years of experience working on an architectural survey, an architectural restoration and preservation project or program, and a bachelor’s degree in architectural history, American history, art history, or course work in Pennsylvania history;
or Any equivalent combination of experience and training.

Additional Requirements:
Meet or exceed the Secretary of the Interior’s Professional Qualification Standards, published in the Code of Federal Regulations, 36 CFR Part 61.
Demonstrate experience in determining the eligibility of resources for listing in the National Register of Historic Places.
Demonstrate excellent ability working with a team of individuals and independently.
Experience in outreach and public speaking.
Demonstrable experience interpreting and applying National Park Service guidance and the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties.

How to Apply 


*resume must be attached