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    Summary

    About the Position: Arlington National Cemetery is located in Arlington, VA. Since May of 1864, Arlington National Cemetery has served as the nation's premier military cemetery and shrine honoring those men and women who served in the Armed Forces.

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    Responsibilities

    • The incumbent provides conservation and restoration services in the preservation, stabilization, renovation, and restoration of 19th - 20th-century historic structures, and commemorative works and artifacts of a historical and cultural nature.
    • Serves as the sole Conservator of the monuments, memorials, sculptures, statuary, headstones, fountains, commemorative works and historic structures at Arlington National Cemetery.
    • Conducts analysis of architectural fabric (e.g., finishes, mortar) and deterioration agents (e.g., salts, biological organisms) including sample extraction, laboratory tests and examination, and interpretation of data.
    • Prepares plans, specifications, and details necessary to execute the stabilization, repair, conservation, or restoration of a structure or monument based on documentation and fabric analysis.
    • Conduct non-destructive and destructive investigations of historic structures and commemorative works when necessary and appropriate.
    • Serve as the expert in matters pertaining to historic legacy and philosophy for preservation of historic and cultural resources.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

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