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Job Opportunity - Historic Preservation Specialist, Post Oak Preservation Solutions
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Contributed By: Ellis Mumford-Russell
Website: http://postoakpreservation.com

HISTORIC PRESERVATION SPECIALIST 

Post Oak Preservation Solutions is looking to hire a Historic Preservation Specialist. The successful candidate will join a thriving historic preservation consulting firm that specializes in historic tax credit consulting. Post Oak also works on National Register of Historic Places nominations, historic district design guidelines, historic resource surveys, preservation planning, and more. Presently, Post Oak is especially in need of an applicant who is adept at architectural graphics and InDesign for our work on design guidelines. We are looking for a self-motivated applicant who exhibits enthusiasm to learn and improve. The successful applicant will have demonstrable knowledge and experience in the field of historic preservation, a passion for the subject matter, and a willingness to work in and adapt to a fast-paced work environment. Post Oak will provide training to the successful candidate as needed. 

Location: Austin or San Antonio area
Staff work from home but meet up as needed for travel and coworking; however, staff are generally working remotely given the pandemic. Partners are located in San Antonio and Austin. 

Schedule: 
This is a part-time position with the potential to go full time. There is an expectation of availability during regular business hours for most weekdays and availability for occasional overnight travel (reimbursed), though the Associate can generally set her/his own schedule. Daily, 15-30-minute staff meetings via Google Meet are also required. Post Oak values a flexible schedule and encourages staff to take time for exercise, personal time, and vacation.  

Pay & Benefits:
Pay will be hourly, ranging from $18-25 based on experience. This is an at-will contract position. Post Oak can provide health insurance benefits should the Associate work a minimum required hours. Post Oak offers paid holidays and paid sick days. Staff are paid every 2 weeks and are responsible for logging their own hours. 

Duties:
  • Generate graphics and example images for design guidelines
  • Layout documents, such as design guidelines, survey reports, photo sheets, etc in InDesign
  • Assist with archival research to support National Register nominations, historic resource surveys, and historic tax credit consulting
  • Occasional travel around Texas and the region, potential for overnight trips (food & lodging covered).
  • Assist in site visit notes and photo mapping
  • Assist with historic resource survey field work and project coordination
  • Historic tax credit application narratives (Parts 1, 2, & 3)

Requirements:
  • Graduate degree in historic preservation, architecture, or closely-related field. Work experience may substitute for education where applicable.
  • Knowledge of National Register criteria and Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation
  • Experience with archival research
  • Ability to travel, potentially overnight (no car required)
  • Self-motivated, disciplined, and motivated worker, capable of working with little supervision and able to meet deadlines set by the partners
  • Access to a computer. Software will be purchased by Post Oak as needed. Experience with Microsoft Office, Google Docs, and Adobe InDesign are essential. Familiarity with  Illustrator and Photoshop preferred. CAD, Revit, and SketchUp skills are a bonus.
  • Site visits will include working in dilapidated and under-construction buildings. Work boots are required and the Associate must be able and willing to traverse these sites with reasonable accommodations.

About the Firm:
Post Oak is currently consulting on approximately 60 projects, mostly in Texas but also in Colorado, Florida, North Carolina, and Arkansas. Post Oak's primary focus is historic tax credits but our work also includes design guidelines, National Register nominations, historic resource surveys, and more. Find out more information about our firm at postoakpreservation.com  

To apply:Email the following to ellis@postoakpreservation.com, ann@postoakpreservation.com, and haley@postoakpreservation.com:
  • Cover letter describing why you believe you are a good fit for this position and what you are passionate about in the historic preservation field
  • Resume or CV
  • Work sample demonstrating ability to produce architectural graphics and/or work in InDesign
  • Brief writing sample, demonstrating your experience with building descriptions and statements of significance.

Applications due September 11, 2020



Posted: August 27, 2020
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