Summer Student - Planning Assistant - Heritage
- 14.00 - 0 hourly
- City Of Ottawa
Participates in an ongoing survey of heritage buildings and areas in the City of Ottawa. Work involves historical research related to buildings and their occupants, field inspections, digital photography as well as documentation of the findings on computer.
Assists with the heritage grant program for building restoration.
Education & Experience
Post Secondary Student (completion of second year College or university): Heritage Planning, Canadian Studies, Art History, Architecture, Heritage Preservation, Planning, Urban Studies.
Minimum of four (4) months but less than eight (8) months of related experience is required.
Experience related to historic building research.
Language, Certificates & Licenses
English oral, reading, writing required.
French oral, reading, writing may be required for some positions.
Candidates must meet language requirement for position upon hire.
Knowledge of sources for researching historic buildings
Some knowledge of Ottawa history
Competencies & Skills
Ability to carry out historic research related to buildings
Ability to carry out field inspections
Ability to do digital photography
Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing