Dublin & Wexford
Architectural Conservation Advisor
Architectural Conservation Advisor - Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage
The Department’s mission is to support sustainable development, with a particular focus on strategic planning, the efficient delivery of well-planned homes in vibrant communities, the sustainable management of our water resources, the nurturing of Ireland’s heritage and the promotion of effective local government.
The Architectural Conservation Advisors will be members of the team of the Built Heritage Section. The goal of the Heritage Division is to conserve, protect, manage and present our built, natural and archaeological heritage and our biodiversity, for its intrinsic value, including to the environment as well as a support to local communities, regional economic development and sustainable employment. Built Heritage unit’s key areas of responsibility are to develop, promote and implement policies and legislation for the protection of our architectural heritage and to promote best practice in modern architecture and urban design. The successful candidates appointed to the position of Architectural Conservation Advisor will report to a Senior Architect or a Senior Architectural Advisor. Currently the Department has vacancies for this role in Dublin and Wexford.
The successful candidate will:
Hold a recognised qualification at Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications in a technical discipline related to the built environment including but not limited to architecture, structural engineering, building surveying or spatial planning or Hold a recognised qualification at Level 8on the NFQ in which the historic built environment was a major subject including but not limited to archaeology, history of art or conservation; or Hold a recognised postgraduate qualification at Level 9 or 10 on the NFQ in which the historic built environment was a major subject.
Have a minimum of five years’ satisfactory post qualification experience relevant to the post (or four years if claiming eligibility as an architect).
Contact details for applicants
For more information and how to apply, visit: https://bit.ly/SCSI_Ad_ArchCA
A Closing Date: 3pm on Thursday 3rd February 2022
We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity and encourage applications under all nine grounds of the Employment Equality Act.