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DIRECTOR OF BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS

Brucemore, a museum property of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, is seeking a Director of Buildings and Grounds to perform and oversee the preservation maintenance of seven historic structures and 26 acres of historic gardens and grounds. The Director of Buildings and Grounds is part of the senior management of the organization, which includes responsibilities related to personnel management, budgeting and planning, and delegation of duties. The position is responsible for overseeing site security, roadways, and site use logistics ensuring the safe, pleasant experience of over 45,000 visitors a year. The ideal candidate will have proven project management ability, as well as expertise in historic preservation and/or cultural landscape curation. The position requires frequent hands-on building and grounds maintenance work using power tools and equipment. A related college degree and experience in historic building maintenance and/or cultural landscape management required. Additional experience with project and personnel management preferred. To apply by the September 25,2017 deadline, please submit a resume, cover letter, and references by mail or email to: 

Brucemore

ATTN: DBG Search

2160 Linden Dr. SE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

hr@brucemore.org


BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS SPECIALIST

Brucemore, a museum property of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, is seeking a Buildings and Grounds Specialist to assist with the preservation maintenance of seven historic structures and 26 acres of historic gardens and grounds. The position requires frequent hands-on building and grounds maintenance work involving power tools and equipment. The ideal candidate will have experience working with historic structures and materials, knowledge of historic preservation best practices, and the ability to complete a broad range of landscape maintenance tasks. The ideal candidate will have a high school diploma or GED; and previous experience and training in building maintenance, landscaping, equipment maintenance, and/ or HVAC systems required. Experience and/or training with historic building preservation maintenance and/or cultural landscape maintenance preferred. To apply by the September 30, 2017 deadline, please submit a resume, cover letter, and references by mail or email to:  

Brucemore

ATTN: BGS Search

2160 Linden Dr. SE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

hr@brucemore.org