Serves as Transportation Projects Coordinator. Reviews transportation projects (Georgia Department ofTransportation, Federal Highways Administration, and associated agencies), and other project types as needed, for National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) eligibility and effects determinations for Section 106 compliance and similar/related state and federal laws. Provides interagency liaison support. Assists in negotiating and reviewing programmatic agreements and memorandum of agreements. Provides technical assistance, provides information to the public, makes presentations, and conducts meetings and site visits as necessary. Provides transportation project reporting and assists in managing program files in accordance with established procedures. Advises Environmental Review Program Manager, Historic Resources Section Chief, Historic Preservation Division Director, and other agency officials on transportation-related issues and projects. Supports other HPD program areas as necessary. Supports and participates in special projects as necessary.
Completion of a Masters Degree from an accredited college or university in Historic Preservation, Natural Resource Management, Environmental Science or a closely related field.
Completion of a Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university in Historical Preservation, Natural Resource Management, Environmental Science, or a closely related field
Two years of experience in a directly related area.
Two years of experience at the lower level or position equivalent.
Preference may be given to applicants with a Masters degree in Historic Preservation, Architectural History, or Architecture in combination with minimum qualifications educational requirements or other multiple degree combinations including disciplines from both minimum and preferred qualification lists and one or more of the following:
- Experience with reviewing projects for Section 106 compliance and other similar/related state and federal laws, including defining APE and eligibility and effects determinations.
- Experience with evaluating historic resources for eligibility for listing in the National Register of Historic Places and reviewing work for consistency with SOI Standards.
- Experience with transportation-related projects, such as transportation facility/building rehabilitation, road improvement, streetscape infrastructure/amenity, or pedestrian corridor/trail development projects at state/local government level.
- Experience surveying for and documenting historic resources, including identifying/defining types and styles, as a consultant or as state/local agency staff.
- Experience working with at least one other core SHPO program area such as Tax Incentives, Certified Local Governments, or National Register on a consultant basis or as state/local agency staff.