Brief Job Description:
Works in the Environment Department under the supervision of the Executive Director of the Boston Landmarks Commission as part of the preservation staff and directly performs duties of staff administration for three historic districts (or otherwise assigned) in assisting historic district commissions with design review. Reviews applications to restore, rehabilitate, or alter properties in historic districts, and prepares recommendations and presentations for Commissioners. Provides technical assistance to owners, architects, and contractors about individual district study report standards and guidelines and best preservation practices, performs site visits, and reviews mock-ups. Prepares public hearing and meeting minutes, writes decision letters and Commission approvals. Ensures compliance with district study report design review standards and guidelines, and references previous Commission approvals.
Boston residency required.