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Cultural Resource Specialist
Mead & Hunt, Inc., is looking for a talented, collaborative, and innovative problem-solver who wants to build a dynamic career in cultural resource consulting with a nationally recognized team. Responsibilities for this position include identifying and evaluating historic resources; conducting research and site visits; preparing various reports and documents, including historic contexts, property descriptions, inventory forms, and National Register evaluations; and working with clients and project managers on Section 106 compliance projects. Travel and a valid driver’s license are required. Preferred location for this position is one of our offices in Denver, CO, Raleigh, NC, Columbia, MD, or Washington, D.C. However, we want to find the most qualified person that can contribute to our team and thrive while building a career at Mead & Hunt and we are open to other locations throughout the U.S. and the possibility of remote work depending on candidate experience and qualifications.
The successful candidate must have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in historic preservation or a related field such as history, architectural history, or public history from an accredited four-year college or university, and at least two years of relevant professional experience.
The ideal candidate will have experience any/all of the following:
- Completing cultural resource management activities for Section 106 transportation compliance projects
- Conducting research and field surveys and applying the National Register Criteria
- Authoring reports including architectural descriptions, historic contexts, and statements of significance
- Navigating project schedules and deadlines
- Understanding of American architectural styles
- Outreach to traditionally underrepresented groups, neighborhoods, and communities and/or researching and evaluating associated historic resources
Mead & Hunt is a national, full-service architectural and engineering firm with its own team of cultural resource professionals that has been serving markets for well over a century. This exciting opportunity allows for professional growth through challenging and rewarding projects for a variety of state and federal agencies nationwide and a team of knowledgeable and fun colleagues to learn from and support you. Mead & Hunt has a strong and thriving people-focused culture that values diversity, inclusion, and connection. We offer competitive pay based on experience and a variety of valuable benefits, such as a retirement plan (401(k)) with employer match, health insurance, disability insurance, opportunities for bonuses, paid time for community service projects, support for technical training and professional growth and networking opportunities, both internally and externally, and an Employee Assistance Program that provides our team with resources and support in situations that may come up in their personal lives, and many more.
Pay Range (Annual): $51,000-$65,000 (depending on experience, skill set, and location)
Job Type: Full Time
How to Apply
If you have strong communication and organizational skills, are self-motivated, and can work well both independently and as part of a team, complete the online application process for this job posting at www.meadhunt.com/careers OR submit your cover letter and resume (and the pdf application if possible) to the address below. The deadline to apply for this position is Monday, July 11, 2022. Interviews are awarded on our review of your ability to meet the qualifications in the paragraphs describing the “successful” candidate and “ideal” candidate, so be sure to explain where indicated in the online application (or in your COVER LETTER, not just in your resume, if you are applying by mail) how you meet each qualification listed above. Mead & Hunt will not sponsor a visa (H-1B, etc.) for this position.
MEAD & HUNT, Inc.
Attn: Req. # 2022-4795
2440 Deming Way
Middleton, WI 53562
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected veteran status, disability, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.