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🔗Architectural Historian

  • Full Time
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • 60,000-65,000 USD / Year
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Job Summary: You will play a crucial role in uncovering the past, analyzing historical events, and contributing to our understanding of human history. Your expertise will help shape narratives, inform decision-making processes, and preserve our collective memory.
  • Job Qualifications:

    The successful candidate will have these qualifications:

    • Must meet the Secretary of the Interior’s Professional Qualifications Standards for Architectural History.
    • Currently possess a Master’s Degree in History, Architectural History, Historic Preservation or a closely related field.
    • 2-4 years of fulltime professional Architectural Historian experience including conducting historic resource surveys and background research.
    • Demonstrated ability to carry projects to completion.
    • Prior experience working on projects related to Section 106 of the NHPA is a must.
    • Working knowledge of building types in Florida and the Southeast United States and an understanding of how to effectively evaluate resources for the NRHP is preferred.
    • Additional experience and/or a general understanding of NEPA, transportation and infrastructure industries, state and local governments regulatory and compliance sector is a plus!


  • How to Apply:

    Interested candidates should send their resume or CV to

  • Job benefits: Health, Vision, Dental, Long-term and Short-term Disability, and Life Insurances. 401K plan with employer match, PTO, and holidays
  • Contact Name: Leah Smith
  • Application Email:
  • Application Address: 3740 St Johns Bluff Road S, Suite 10 Jacksonville, FL 32224 USA

Website The NDN Companies

The NDN Companies (NDN) is an 8(a), woman-owned small business based in Jacksonville, FL, specializing in environmental assessment, remediation, compliance, industrial hygiene, due diligence, and natural and cultural resources. We are currently seeking an Architectural Historian to join our growing Cultural Resources team.

This position will require the following skillsets:

  •  Ability to lead and conduct historic resource field surveys
  • Historical research including deed, primary, and secondary source materials
  • Technical report writing, including architectural descriptions and NRHP evaluations, as well as assessment of effects document
  • Historic context writing and writing for public history endeavors
  • Proficiency in digital photography
  • Knowledge of architectural types and styles in Florida and in the Southeastern United States.
  • Ability to work independently to complete tasks within a given budget and timeframe
  • Excellent communication skills with NDN team members as well as with clients
  • Willing to work as part of a collaborative team as a valuable member of the NDN Cultural Resources Division and as a part of the NDN family.
  • Ease in using InDesign, Photoshop, and GIS is beneficial