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🔗Technical Preservation Services Manager

  • Full Time
  • Columbus, OH
  • 49500 - 56000 USD / Year
  • Applications have closed
  • Department: State Historic Preservation Office
  • Job Summary: TPS Managers are responsible for reviewing federal Rehabilitation Investment Tax Credit and Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit projects, providing technical preservation information, delivering lectures and other presentations
  • Job Qualifications:

    Education and Experience:

    Must meet the professional qualifications standards in 36 CFR 61, Appendix A in history, architectural history, architecture, historical architecture, historic preservation or a closely-related preservation field.
    Additional relevant work experience a plus.
    Familiarity with the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards and national historic preservation laws, regulations, and guidelines preferred.

    Required Competencies:

    Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing with a wide range of internal and external preservation constituents in both the public and private sectors
    Familiarity with the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards and Guidelines for Archaeology and Historic Preservation, as well as other federal historic preservation laws, regulations, and guidelines.
    Ability to implement, plan, and critically evaluate research about Ohio’s history and prehistory.
    Ability to review, understand, and interpret a variety of technical data such as engineering drawings and specifications, primary and secondary research sources, maps, and archaeological documentation

  • How to Apply:

    Please submit application materials through the Ohio History Connection application portal Resume, cover letter, and other supporting documents can be attached in the “Resume” section. Please direct inquiries and accommodation requests to Human Resources, or by calling 614-297-2500.

  • Job benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, State Pension, Paid time off
  • Contact Name: Lauren Barber
  • Application URL:
  • Application Phone #: 6142972390
  • Application Address: 800 E 17th Ave Columbus, OH 43211 United States

Website Ohio History Connection

The Ohio History Connection, formerly the Ohio Historical Society, is a statewide history organization with the mission to spark discovery of Ohio's stories. Chartered in 1885, the OHC carries out history services for Ohio and its citizens focused on preserving and sharing the state's history. This includes housing the state historic preservation office, the official state archives, local history office and managing more than 50 sites and museums across Ohio.

  • Conducts professional, detailed reviews of rehabilitation projects for which federal Rehabilitation Investment Tax Credits and/or Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits are being sought.
  • Exercises independent management and review responsibility.
  • Provides technical preservation (building conservation) information, such as appropriate preservation techniques, product information, and reference materials to program applicants and the general public.
  • Delivers “Building Doctor Program” technical lectures and other presentations.
  • Travels to historic buildings to advise owners and others on preservation matters, tax project reviews, and on request (approximately 1 – 2 days/month, travel within Ohio).
  • Manages special programs and projects as assigned.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of technical preservation education and assistance. This can include written material, workshops, conferences, seminars, and training sessions.