Commonwealth Heritage Group, Inc., a national full-service heritage management and consulting firm, is seeking a qualified architectural historian for a full-time position in our Milwaukee, Wisconsin, office. This position will involve identifying and evaluating historic resources that may be affected by transportation, energy, oil & gas, telecommunications, and other infrastructure projects in Wisconsin and other Midwestern states. For more information about the company, please visit our website at www.commonwealthheritagegroup.com.
The ideal candidate for the Milwaukee architectural historian
position will possess the following:
>A master’s degree in historic preservation or related field, such
as history, architectural history, or public history.
>At least one year of experience conducting historic research,
completing historic resources surveys, and evaluating the historic and
architectural significance of properties under National Register of Historic
>An understanding of state and federal historic preservation laws
and regulations, particularly Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation
>Knowledge of historic Midwestern architectural forms, styles, and
trends, and the various historic property types characteristic of the region.
>Excellent research, writing, and photography skills.
>The ability to work well independently and as part of a team.
Experience in Wisconsin and other Midwestern states is a plus but not necessary. GIS experience also is a plus. Travel throughout Wisconsin and the Upper Midwest will be required. Salary range is $40,000 to $50,000 depending on experience.
Commonwealth offers an excellent range of benefits (health, dental, life, and disability insurance, paid leave, 401(k) plan, etc.) and is an M/F/D/V Equal Opportunity Employer.
If interested, please e-mail a letter of interest and resume to Greg Rainka at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
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