ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Architectural Historian in San Francisco, California


Business & Infrastructure Solutions Environment & Planning Architectural Historian San Francisco, CA

At ICF, you ll join a talented group of professionals who are as passionate and committed about their work as you. In fact, our San Francisco office is currently seeking an Architectural Historian to solidify our team of experts in areas such as prehistoric archeology field work, mitigation planning, and compliance with regulations, including U.S. National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) U.S. National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) U.S. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) State regulatory compliance requirements. The successful candidate will be part of an interdisciplinary team including architectural historians, archaeologists, environmental scientists, engineers and planners to complete infrastructure projects for federal, state and local agencies, and private energy and utility companies. This is an excellent opportunity for a self-motivated individual with superior communication and hands-on skills to excel in a team environment. As an ICF employee, you have the opportunity to take advantage of our Learning Institute, Education Assistance Program and Career Management resources to take your career to the next level.

Job Description The Architectural Historian will work under the supervision of our cultural resources team leads and will assist in research, fieldwork, and reporting for history/architectural history projects. With direction from more senior staff, will conduct historical research for context statements and property histories; serve as crew member for architectural surveys; prepare DPR survey forms; compose historical contexts; evaluate NRHP/CRHR eligibility; analyze project impacts/effects.

Key Responsibilities * Assist with historical research in local, state, and regional libraries and archives. * Assist with historic resources surveys and assessments, including site inspections, research, photography, and evaluation under state and national criteria for historical significance. * Assist with the preparation of historic property inventory forms (including statements of significance and architectural descriptions). * Assist with preparation of CEQA, NEPA, and Section 106 regulatory documents.


Requirements * Masters in Historic Preservation or related field or Bachelor s degree plus 2-3 years applicable experience. * Strong written and oral communication skills; strong regulatory analytical talent. * Demonstrated research and writing abilities, especially with the ability to present clear, precise, and authoritative arguments. * Proficient in MS Office Suite. * Operational knowledge of the history and architectural history of California preferred. * Experience preparing marketing materials and/or proposals for historic preservation work preferred. * Working knowledge of historic preservation regulations, especially CEQA and NHPA Section 106 preferred. ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels.(EOE Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity)For a listing of other career opportunities at ICF, please visit our Career Center athttps://careers.icfi.com.

Location: /California-San Francisco/

Requisition ID: /1700003711/