Cultural Resource Specialist, Mead & Hunt, Inc. (Austin, TX)
Contributed By: Kristen Berney
Mead & Hunt, Inc., a nationally recognized professional services consulting firm, is seeking a highly motivated cultural resource specialist. Responsibilities include conducting Section 106 compliance tasks for historic and architectural properties; identifying and evaluating historic resources; conducting research and site visits; preparing reports including historic contexts, property descriptions, and National Register evaluations; and working with clients and project managers. Travel will be required.
The successful candidate must have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in historic preservation or related field such as history, architectural history, or public history from an accredited four-year college or university.
The ideal candidate will have experience with any/all of the following: completing cultural resource management activities for Section 106 compliance projects; prior compliance work for transportation projects; preparing building descriptions, historic contexts, and/or statements of significance; conducting research and field surveys; applying the National Register Criteria. A master’s degree in historic preservation and 18 months of relevant experience are also ideal.
If you have strong communication and organizational skills, are self-motivated, and can work well both independently and as part of a team, complete the online application process for this job posting at www.meadhunt.com/careers OR submit your cover letter and resume (and the pdf application if possible) to the address below. The deadline to apply for this position is Friday, July 5, 2019. Interviews are awarded on our review of your ability to meet the qualifications in the paragraphs describing the “successful” candidate and “ideal” candidate, so be sure to explain where indicated in the online application (or in your COVER LETTER, not just in your resume, if you are applying by mail) how you meet each qualification listed in the paragraphs above. Mead & Hunt will not sponsor a visa (H-1B, etc.) for this position.
MEAD & HUNT, Inc.
Attn: Req. # 2019-2136
2440 Deming Way
Middleton, WI 53562
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to protected veteran status, disability, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
Keywords: jobs, cultural resources, Austin, historic
Posted: June 13, 2019
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