The Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation is seeking a part-time (20 hours per week) Circuit Rider.  A Circuit Rider is a field service representative that provides direct technical assistance to property owners, developers, municipalities and local organizations on an array of historic preservation needs ranging from building care and maintenance, funding (grants, tax credits, loans), establishment and administration of historic districts, municipal ordinances, easements and community organizing.  The Circuit Rider will work in partnership with staff of the State Historic Preservation Office.

A Master’s degree in Historic Preservation or related field is desired. Applicants should meet the Secretary of the Interior’s Professional Qualifications Standards used by the National Park Service, as published in the Code of Federal Regulations, 36 CFR Part 61.  Most of the Circuit Rider’s time is spent in the field.  Applicants must have reliable transportation.

The Connecticut Trust is a private non-profit historic preservation organization established by the Connecticut General Assembly in 1975 as the only statewide organization dedicated to protecting and preserving the state’s irreplaceable historic resources.  The Connecticut Trust is a statutory partner of the State Historic Preservation Office.

Inquiries should be directed to: Jane Montanaro, Executive Director, Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation, 940 Whitney Avenue, Hamden CT  06517, jmontanaro@cttrust.org.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Important Note: The Connecticut Trust is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religious creed, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, sexual orientation, intellectual disability, mental disability, physical disability, blindness, marital status, family status, or gender identity or expression.