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🔗Architectural Historian (Environmental Planner Senior)

  • Full Time
  • Boise, Idaho
  • $71,094.40 - $83,532.80 USD / Year
  • Applications have closed
  • Department: Environmental Section - Headquarters
  • Job Reference #: (8100-HQ)
  • Job Qualifications:

    Minimum Qualifications

    Considerable knowledge of:

    -Environmental concepts and principles
    -Environmental planning methods and impacts associated with transportation project location, design, and construction; methods involved in collecting, analyzing, and organizing data

    Some knowledge of:

    -Engineering concepts relating to environmental planning


    -Making public presentations of technical study findings
    -Developing plans for mitigation measures

    Valid Driver’s License

    Desired Qualifications:

    -Completion of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Architectural History, Architecture or Historic Architecture, Historic preservation, in accordance with the Secretary of Interior Standards with requisite experience (i.e. experience in fieldwork [survey] and resource identification) or a Master’s degree in Architectural History, Architecture or Historic Architecture, Historic Preservation.


    -Experience leading Section 106 consultation for or on behalf of a federal agency.
    -Demonstrated architectural field survey experience such as but not limited to large-scale surveys of corridors or multiple properties.
    -Knowledge and/or expertise in the application and analysis of Section 4(f) resources and the use of those resources.
    -Must meet the Secretary of Interior Standards for Architectural History.

  • How to Apply:


  • Job benefits: Paid Parental Leave, Insurance, Holidays and Leave, Retirement
  • Physical Demands / Work Environment: Occasional fieldwork and travel may be required.
  • Application URL:
  • Application Phone #: 208-334-8664

Website Idaho Transportation Department

The Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) is the state of Idaho governmental organization responsible for state transportation infrastructure. This includes ongoing operations and maintenance as well as planning for future needs of the state and its citizens. The agency is responsible for overseeing the disbursement of federal, state, and grant funding for transportation programs in the state

The Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) is recruiting an Architectural Historian (Senior Environmental Planner classification) to provide environmental support for transportation projects. Within ITD, all Cultural Resources work (archaeology, architectural history, and history) is conducted under the Environmental Services section alongside other Environmental Planners and encompasses other environmental disciplines. Knowledge of environmental concepts, principles, and planning is desired. However, experience in architectural history is required. This position is located at ITD Headquarters in Boise, ID.

The incumbent for this position will work as a member of a team of environmental and engineering professionals to deliver Federal-aid and State-aid, highway, bridge, and other transportation construction projects (linear) in Idaho. This position will focus on completing the environmental processes required to deliver and construct statewide projects. This position requires working in a deadline-driven environment, balancing multiple priorities, and engaging in complex problem-solving while supporting operational staff in environmental compliance.