HNTB Senior Historian in Nashville, Tennessee
What We're Looking For
The HNTB Tennessee office is looking for a Senior Archaeologist to work with a growing team. You will be serving in a key role and contributing to the Tennessee Cultural Resources practice.
At HNTB, you can create a career that is meaningful to you while building communities that matter to all of us. For more than a century, we have been delivering solutions for some of the largest, most complex infrastructure projects across the country. With our historic growth, it is an exciting time to join our team of employee-owners.
This opportunity entails being responsible for conducting historical and environmental evaluations/impacts for infrastructure projects. Historians will stay current with federal/state/local policies and regulations and act as a resource to ensure environmental compliance. Provides analyses of historical data to environmental specialists and design engineers. Produces and interprets technical data to team project members. May conduct and review historic resource surveys. May mentor and oversee work of earlier career Historians.
What You'll Do:
Oversees staff historians daily work with other environmental specialists and design engineers to complete environmental compliance for infrastructure projects in adherence with federal/state/local policies and regulations.
Leads and approves technical reports including but not limited to historic resource survey reports, assessment of effects, mitigation documentation, historic property treatment plans, and other related documentation.
Conducts reviews of technical reports prepared by other consultants and/or sub-consultants.
Provides technical advice and assists project engineers regarding impacts to historic resources.
Oversees and/or performs historic resources surveys and associated fieldwork.
Develops and approves scopes and budgets for bid opportunities and projects.
Develops section 4(f) documentation.
Interprets section 106 regulations and developing documentation.
Mentors junior staff, provides recruiting recommendations and performance feedback.
Performs other duties as assigned.
What You'll Need:
Bachelor's Degree in Heritage Preservation, Historic Preservation, History or related field and 9 years of relevant experience, or
Master's Degree in Heritage Preservation, Historic Preservation, History or related field and 8 years of relevant experience
What You'll Bring:
Screens and scopes to prepare for survey work (i.e., create a property list using appropriate data bases, tax assessor data, and other resources.), overseeing the work of staff who are screening and scoping.
Reviews, summarizes, researches, and interprets findings for more complex projects, without oversight from others. Oversees task management and reviews the work of less experienced historian staff.
Oversees the work of less experienced staff and generates complex reports, without oversight from others.
Acts as technical expert in the application of local, state, and federal regulations, including Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act; applies advanced knowledge of National Register of Historic Places criteria and understanding how they intersect with local, state, and federal regulations; develops less experienced staff in their application of local, state, and federal regulations to projects.
What We Prefer:
15-20 years of relevant experience
Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Architectural Historian
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Planning Group