The purpose of this position is to assist in directing and maintaining the Historic Preservation Program for the City of Fort Worth. The Historic Preservation Planner will assist the Historic Preservation Officer in enforcing the historic preservation ordinance, and for providing staff assistance in the implementation of the policies, goals, and programs of the Historic and Cultural Landmarks Commission.
The Historic Preservation Planner will assist the Historic Preservation Officer with administrative acts required by the Historic Preservation Ordinance, including public notices, researching background material, preparing reports and recommendations, and receiving and processing appeals.
Work includes developing, recommending, implementing, and evaluating City policies related to historic preservation, and providing technical, architectural, design, historical, and policy guidance to staff, governmental officials, other City departments, boards and commissions, and regional, state, and national preservation agencies.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Planning, Urban Planning or Design, Public Administration, Urban Geography, or a related field; OR Master’s degree in Planning and no experience. Educational background in historic preservation and experience in historic preservation is strongly preferred.
Salary or Pay Rate
$44,574.00 to 48,963.00 Annually
How To Apply
Apply online at the City of Fort Worth
Contact Name: Randy Hutcheson
Travel to various planning sites within the City required.