Historic Preservation Specialist II - Tax Credit Reviewer, Kansas Historical Society - Kansas State Preservation Office (Topeka, KS)
Contributed By: Katrina Ringler
Historic Preservation Specialist II - State of Kansas Job Listing Req. #195260
The Historic Preservation Specialist II (Project Reviewer) will review State and Federal Rehabilitation tax credit applications for the Cultural Resources Division at the Kansas Historic Society. Duties will include, but not be limited to:
*Work with applicants and their architects/consultants to complete the application process.
*Reviews applications to ensure that properties qualify for the tax incentive programs.
*Verifies that properties are certified historic structures and that the rehabilitation projects will meet the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Rehabilitation as well as other National Park Service requirements.
*Makes site visits to project locations throughout the state.
*Work with teams of other staff to review National Register nominations, offering comments and providing edits. Occasionally presenting nominations to the Kansas Historic Sites Board of Review.
*Provide technical assistance to preservation professionals and the public and research and occasionally write content/articles for written and/or digital publication.
The successful candidate must be able to read, understand, and explain drawings and specifications for projects submitted for review and possess skills necessary to provide excellent customer service. Education: Undergraduate degree in Architectural History, Art History Historic Preservation or closely related field of study plus a minimum of two (2) years of full-time professional experience applying the theories, methods, and practices of Architectural History that enables professional judgments to be made about the identification, evaluation, documentation, registration, or treatment of historic properties in the United States; proficiencies in the discipline to the practice of historic preservation.
Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate must meet the Secretary of the Interior's Professional Qualifications Standards in the area of History, Architectural History or Preservation Planning and have two (2) years in the historic preservation field.
Preferred Qualifications: A graduate degree in Architectural History, Art History Historic Preservation or closely related field including coursework in American Architectural History.
This is a permanent, benefit eligible position. Hourly rate will be $20.13. Cover letter, resume, transcriptions, tax certificate and state application is requested. Please utilize the State of Kansas employment center to submit application materials - https://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/sec-home.
For more information, contact Katrina Ringler at 785-272-8681 x215 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Keywords: Kansas, tax credit, employment
Posted: November 13, 2019
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