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Architectural Historian

Architectural Historian

Requisition ID 
2017-20492
Work Location 
US-VA-Chantilly
Department / Discipline 
Scientists
Additional Work Location 
Various
Position Type 
On Call

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking Mid to Senior Level Architectural Historians to support the FEMA Public Assistance Recovery Program on an on-call basis.

 

This is a fantastic experience to travel to new locations, meet new people, learn new things and help people recovery in their time of greatest need.

 

Will report to our Chantilly, VA office but work location will vary based on the project.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Review projects and project details for historic structures for compliance with Section 106 requirements, specifically with regard to structures in communities of historical significance that may be eligible for entry on State or national registries
  • Perform site visits and meet with Grantee/Sub-grantees to advise as to potential impact of proposed repairs and mitigation measures on the historical integrity of the structure, and to ensure that work reimbursed under the Public Assistance Program was accomplished in conformance with regulatory requirements

Skills / Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree required
  • Minimum of 5 (five) years’ experience in architecture
  • Extensive knowledge of the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation
  • Expertise in National Historic Preservation Act Section 106 compliance and other relevant legislation, rules and policies
  • Must have experience using the Emergency Management Mission Integrated Environment (EMMIE) database
  • Must be able and willing to travel to projects sites – 100% travel required
  • US citizenship required
  • Must pass FEMA background security check

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

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