Architectural Historian

Position Details

Type Full Time
Offered By SEARCH, Inc
315 NW 138th Terrace
Newberry, Florida
Salary Full time salaried position
For More
Name: Kristin Hilton
Title: Director of Human Resources
Phone: 407-236-7711
Fax: 407-236-7799

SEARCH is a leading nationwide and global provider of cultural resources services to government and commercial customers in the Defense, Energy, Transportation, and Development markets. SEARCH is a full-service company, and we offer a multidisciplinary integration of our five divisions: Archaeology, Maritime Archaeology, Architectural History, History and Archives, and Heritage Design. Our professional staff works from 15 offices nationwide, including Hawai‘i, Guam, and our 11,000-square-foot curation facility outside Washington, DC. Since 1993, SEARCH has conducted over 2,500 projects across 27 US states, 6 US territories, and 16 countries in Oceania, Asia, Africa, Europe, the Americas, and the West Indies. where in the world.


Position: Architectural Historian

Status: Full-time, Regular Office Location: Newberry or Pensacola, Florida

Description: SEARCH is seeking a full time Architectural Historian to support several general service contracts with our transportation clients. This is a salaried position with a competitive compensation and benefit package.

  • Qualified candidates should possess a Master’s degree in Historic Preservation or a related field;
  • 5-7 years experience as an Architectural Historian;
  • Superior technical writing ability;
  • Must be detail oriented, organized, able to work well on simultaneous tasks, and meet deadlines;
  • Ability to work and network independently, establish an independent book of business, previous business development experience is preferable;
  • Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act project experience;
  • Contract management experience;
  • Team management experience;
  • Report review/editing experience;
  • Previous experience in cultural resource management and the preparation of deliverables for private and government clients;
  • Ability to write RFP's and develop independent budgets for projects;
  • Ability to travel;
  • Strong field and outdoors skill set and the ability to work in physically demanding environments;
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite;
  • Eligible for government security clearances.

How to Apply

For immediate consideration for this position, please forward a cover letter, resume, salary history, writing sample, and three (3) professional references to Human Resources, Candidates who do not submit all the requested documents will not be considered. All inquiries will be treated with discretion. SEARCH is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug testing, DMV records and a criminal background check are conducted for all employees. All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of the above screenings.