Architectural Historian

Hiring Organization:
Mason Architects, Inc.


Job Description:

Industry: Preservation, Architecture, Research
Department: Preservation and Research Section
Supervisor: Research Section Director
Status: Full Time (40 hours/week) / Non-exempt
Salary: Based on experience
Benefits: Health insurance; Holidays, sick, and vacation time; 401K matching; Annual education allowance



• Must meet SOI Professional Qualification Standards for Architectural History, Historic Preservation, Historic Architecture, or similar, which includes a graduate degree in architectural history or a closely related field of study;
• Experience undertaking historic inventory surveys;
• Experience evaluating buildings and structures using NRHP significance criteria;
• Knowledge of the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation;
• Knowledge of NHPA Section 106 compliance and other relevant legislation, rules, and policies;

• Professional writing experience in the preservation field (e.g.: developing HABS/HAER documentation, National Register Nomination forms, historic context studies, etc.)

Knowledge of, and experience with the following are desired:
• Evaluating historic resources on US military installations
• Project Management: proposal writing, client interface, etc.
• Software programs: GIS, InDesign, Photoshop, Access


Application Instructions and Contact Info:

Application Guidelines/Contact:
To apply, submit cover letter and CV to: with “Architectural Historian Applicant” in the subject line


Honolulu, HI 96813




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