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Historical Specialist

Posted November 29th, 2016

Location: Madison, Oconomowoc, Eau Claire, Green Bay, Wittenberg, WI
Status: Part Time
Job Category: Cultural Resources
Experience: 10+ Years
Career Level: Historical Specialist
Education: Minimum of a four year technical degree in a related field
Compensation: Commensurate with experience

We are seeking a highly motivated qualified Historical Specialist with expertise in WisDOT Section 106 documentation.

  • Responsibilities to include reviewing historic preservation work completed by staff including the work done for the Identification, Evaluation and Consultation steps of the Section 106 Review Process.
  • Mentoring staff in the implementation and documentation of the Section 106 Review Process.
  • Coordinating with the client, other agencies, and design team members to ensure compliance with WisDOT cultural resource guidelines.
  • Interact and communicate effectively with team members, clients and other agencies.
  • Handling multiple deadlines and producing high-quality work under tight schedules.
  • Assisting with business development of additional history related deliverables.
  • Minimum of a graduate degree in history or closely related field or a bachelor's degree in history or closely related field plus one of the following:
    1. At least two years of full-time experience in research, writing, teaching, interpretation or other demonstrable professional activity 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 history (including the preparation of Determinations of Eligibility for and/or Nominations to the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Minimum of 10+ years related experience.
  • Experience with WisDOT Section 106 historical documentation ranging from letter reports to MOA's.
  • Familiarity with WisDOT and local agency procedures for related historical work.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Valid driver's license and ability to provide own transport to project sites as necessary.

If you are a career oriented, highly motivated individual, interested in being part of a growing firm, we want to hear from you! We offer comprehensive benefits and a generous personal time off program.

Please contact Troy Gagner for more information or to submit a resume.

Troy Gagner, PE
6510 Grand Teton Plz, Ste 314
Madison, Wisconsin 53719
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