Technical Assistance Coordinator
Posted August 8, 2013
|Offered By||Arkansas Historic Preservation Program |
323 Center Street Suite 1500
Little Rock, Arkansas
|Salary||$32,323 - $44,000|
|Name: Cary Tyson |
Title: Deputy Director
The DAH Program Coordinator works under the direction of the Federal Programs Manager and is responsible for providing constituent services in the AHPP Technical Assistance Program. State and federal laws and agency/institution policies govern this position.
Provide technical assistance regarding the repair, restoration, maintenance, replacement and alteration of materials, features and systems in historic buildings, structures and sites. Interpret and review architectural drawings and specifications for state and federal grant projects and Section 106 building-related projects to assure conformance with the Secretary of the Interior's Standards . Advise and consult with building professionals, constituents, and government agency representatives regarding proper methods and materials for restoration and rehabilitation work to historic properties. Conduct site visits to assess damage and deterioration of historic properties and advise owners regarding proper corrective measures. Serve as member of the AHPP Courthouse and Historic Preservation Restoration Grant review committee. Manage the agency's conservation easement program by coordinating the donation process, disseminating information, conducting the review of plans and specifications related to easement properties, and facilitating or conducting periodic monitoring of the easement properties. Advise AHPP staff regarding matters related to the repair, restoration, maintenance and replacement of building materials, features and systems. Providing limited architectural and interior design services, reviewing architectural plans and specifications. Develop methods of promoting and/or improving program. Disseminate literature and information by printed materials and public speaking engagements on specific topics and technology associated with historic preservation. Plan and conduct workshops and informational sessions regarding historic preservation terchnical issues. The Technical Services Coordinator has regular contact with agency/institution personnel, the general public, and state and federal agencies and local, state and federal officials.
Ability to interpret and apply the principles and techniques of historic preservation as per the Secretary of Interior's Standards of Rehabilitation. Ability to interpret and apply the principles of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Working knowledge of the process and principles of the National Register oif Historic Places. General knowledge of architectural, construction and design principles. In correspondence and presentations, ability to tailor communications to a wide variety of recipients and audiences. Ability to interact with general public, architects, contractors, local, state, and national elected officials and staff either through detailed letter writing, telephone, or on-site visits. Ability to comply with existing guidelines for tax credit program and technical review program. Ability to plan, organize, and conduct meetings and workshops.
How to Apply
https://www.ark.org/arstatejobs/index.php click on the Department of Arkansas Heritage jobs