Requisition ID: NAT00OZ
Number of Openings: 1
Advertised Salary: $40,000-$45,000
Shift: Day Job
Posting End Date: Nov 6, 2022
Overview of Job:
The Survey Coordinator serves as the Hurricane Survey Coordinator. This term position assists in administering Division’s Historic Resources Survey Program; manages Hurricane Michael subgrant survey projects; serves as a Division expert regarding Georgia's Natural, Archaeological, and Historical Resources GIS (GNAHRGIS) and ArcGIS. This term position coordinates integration of survey program and data into Division disaster preparedness and recovery and critical incident management activities. The coordinator will create and administer subgrant program requirements, applications, contracts, review and award process, and grantee training for a subgrant program that provides historic resources survey funding to local governments and non-profits for disaster recovery efforts from Hurricane Michael. The coordinator will serve as the key point of contact for this program’s grantees, will provide technical assistance and project management support throughout the projects, and will review historic resources survey deliverables. This term position coordinates Division involvement in GNAHRGIS and FindIt! historic resources survey program partnerships and maximizes ongoing development of GNAHRGIS enhancements, including integration of a field surveying application into the Georgia historic resources survey program, digitization of reconnaissance survey via the development of polygon mapping, accessible digitization of National Register-listed resource locations and polygons, and data visualization and querying. This term position coordinates Division participation in the GNAHRGIS Steering Committee; fosters ongoing partnerships with the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT), Georgia Transmission Corporation (GTC), and the University of Georgia (UGA). This term position coordinates future planning for the Division’s role in GNAHRGIS, and the Division’s role in other DCA historic resources survey and GIS initiatives. The coordinator serves as a front-line point-of-contact for internal and external assistance with and coaching in GNAHRGIS, and historic resources survey statewide. This term position performs additional Survey Program support duties, as directed, and supports other HPD program areas, as well as participates in special projects as necessary. The term ends in 2026.
Bachelor’s degree in history, architecture, historic preservation or a closely related field from an accredited college or university AND One year of experience in a directly related field OR two years of experience required at the lower-level Curator/Preservationist 2 (NRP031) or position equivalent.
Preference may be given to applicants with one or more of the following qualifications:
• Completion of a master’s degree in Historic Preservation or closely related field.
• Demonstrated experience conducting historic resources survey.
• Demonstrated experience using GNAHRGIS (Georgia's Natural, Archaeological, and Historic Resources GIS database).
• Demonstrated experience using ArcGIS Online.
• Proficiency with architectural analysis in Georgia (familiarity with established contexts and terminology and its application).
• Advanced knowledge of Georgia history and historical development.
Submit a cover letter and resume, along with a state
application, at https://careers.georgia.gov/jobs/survey-coordinator-hurr-28891