This listing closes on 1/24/2023 at 11:59 PM Central Time (US & Canada).
$46,493.46 – $69,740.32 Annually
Office of Historic Preservation
Closing date and time
1/24/2023 at 11:59 PM Central Time (US & Canada)
Under general direction, is responsible for coordination of Historic and Design Review Commission (HDRC) cases, recommendations and meetings. Responsible for administration of public education initiatives, performing research, and working on special projects. May exercise functional supervision over assigned staff.
100 West Houston
7:45 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. Monday – Friday Essential Job Functions
- Researches, collects, analyzes, and interprets data and summarizes data and develops recommendations.
- Responds to department requests for information, as well as from the general public.
- Coordinates administration of HDRC cases, case recommendations,
meeting agendas, packets, HDRC sub-committee and on-site meetings, as needed.
- Creates, plans, and coordinates special events and educational outreach programs, including negotiating with vendors and venues and advertising and promoting these.
- Manages projects to completion with supervision.
- Conducts historical research, applying historic designation criteria, preparing determinations of eligibility
- Communicates through various methods within the department and to the public.
- Performs related duties and fulfills responsibilities as required.
- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
- One (1) year of experience in urban planning, historic preservation, customer service, or related field.
- Valid Class “C” Driver’s License.
- Master’s degree in Historic Preservation, Architecture, Public History or a related field.
- Experience in the treatment of historic properties.
- If selected for this position, official transcripts, diplomas, certifications and licenses must be submitted at the time of processing. Unofficial transcripts and copies of other relevant documents may be attached to the application for consideration in advance.
- Please be advised that if selected for this position, information regarding employment history as it relates to the qualifications of the position will be needed for employment verification. Applicants claiming military service to meet the experience requirement for this position may attach a DD214 to the application.
- Unless otherwise stated, applicants are permitted to substitute two years of related full-time experience for one year of higher education or one year of related higher education for two years of experience in order to meet the minimum requirements of the job. One year of full-time experience is defined as 30 or more hours worked per week for 12 months. One year of higher education is defined as 30 credit hours completed at an accredited college or university.
- Applicants selected for employment with the City of San Antonio in this position must receive satisfactory results from pre-employment drug testing and background checks. If required for the position, additional background checks may be conducted.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Knowledge of principles, practices, and methods of community and urban planning.
- Knowledge of Federal, State, and Local laws, regulations, and ordinances pertaining to historic preservation.
- Knowledge of preservation/conservation technology; ability to offer technical assistance to applicants and to students participating in hands-on preservation training.
- Skill in utilizing office equipment and associated software programs.
- Ability to read and interpret plans, drawings, and field notes, to include architectural drawings.
- Ability to prepare and conduct presentations.
- Ability to communicate effectively.
- Ability to perform mathematical calculations.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
with co-workers, management, and the public.
- Ability to perform all the physical requirements of the position with or without accommodations.
- Working conditions are primarily inside an office environment.