The CT SHPO is recruiting Architectural Historians for our Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Assistance Grant program. http://www.cultureandtourism.org/cct/cwp/view.asp?a=3948&Q=528334&PM=1
SPECIAL APPLICATION AND EXAMINATION INSTRUCTIONS APPEAR BELOW
PURPOSE OF CLASS:
In the Department of Economic and Community Development and the Department of Transportation, this class is accountable for independently performing a full range of tasks participating in the implementation of the State's historic preservation program in accordance with the National Register Program of the National Park Service.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS EXAMINATION, YOU MUST INDICATE ON YOUR APPLICATION THAT YOU HAVE THE FOLLOWING EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING BY SEPTEMBER 11, 2013:
A Master's degree in architectural history, art history, historic preservation or closely related field and
coursework on a graduate level in American architectural history.
A bachelor's degree in architectural history, art history, historic preservation or closely related field plus one of the following may be substituted for the General Experience. (1) At least two years of full-time experience in research, writing, or teaching in American architectural history or restoration architecture with an academic institution, historical organization or agency, museum, or other professional institution; OR (2) Substantial contribution through research and publication to the body of scholarly knowledge in the field of American architectural history.
Incumbents in this class may be required to travel.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Considerable knowledge of relevant State and Federal laws, statutes and regulations; considerable knowledge in architectural history and historic preservation; knowledge of American history with particular emphasis on history and architectural history of Connecticut; knowledge of restoration techniques and practices; considerable oral and written communication skills; interpersonal skills; ability to read and interpret written materials.
THE EXAMINATION WILL BE COMPOSED OF: PART WEIGHT
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING 100%