Job Overview


The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP), established under Title II of the national Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (NHPA), is an independent agency that provides a public forum to influence federal policy, programs, and activities that affect historic properties nationwide.  The NHPA charges the ACHP with advising the President and Congress on historic preservation matters and advancing historic preservation within the federal government.

The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) seeks to hire a Program Analyst/NRC Liaison for its office located in Washington, DC.

The salary range for this position is equivalent to the GS-13.

These positions are in the Excepted Service. Competitive Service Status is not acquired under this appointment. Merit promotion procedures do not apply.

ACHP has determined that the duties of this position are suitable for telework and the selectee may be allowed to telework (with supervisor approval) only after successfully completing a one-year probationary period.


The major duties of the Program Analyst/NRC Liaison include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Serves as the primary ACHP staff liaison with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).
  • Responsible for implementing the scope of work in the interagency agreement between the NRC and ACHP.
  • Serves as principal point of contact for NRC Section 106 project reviews.
  • Provides technical and expert assistance to NRC in the development and implementation of program alternatives under 36 CFR 800.14.
  • Participates in negotiations with State Historic Preservation Officers, Indian tribes, local government tenant agencies and the public.
  • Assists in the development of ACHP policy and guidance, and monitors, analyzes and evaluates proposed legislation, federal regulations, and guidelines impacting historic preservation projects.


Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Travel up to 1-5 days per month may be required.

Relocation Authorized

  • No