The Prospect Park Alliance’s small Design and Construction Department is currently seeking a Construction Supervisor to supervise and coordinate construction work on several historic buildings and assure that they are completed on time, within budget and within scope. The projects include the renovation of a landmarked pavilion, the Concert Grove Pavilion and the renovation of the Lefferts House, a 1783 historic Dutch farmhouse. The ideal candidate will have experience working on NYC projects and experience with the restoration of historical buildings. The office currently consists of four landscape architects, three architects, one resident engineer and an archivist.
Under the direction of the Senior Architect, this individual will work as part of the Design and Construction team on the projects mentioned above.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
May be assigned other tasks and job duties by the Senior Architect or Management.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
ABOUT THE ALLIANCE:
The Prospect Park Alliance is a non-profit organization that sustains, restores and advances Prospect Park for the benefit of diverse communities, in partnership with the City of New York. Prospect Park is Brooklyn's flagship park and a National Historic Landmark, designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux. The Alliance cares for the natural environment, preserves historic design and serves the community by providing public programming and Park amenities for the Park, which receives more than 10 million visits each year. The Alliance’s work in historic preservation and park revitalization is nationally recognized.
COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND INCLUSION
Prospect Park Alliance is an equal opportunity employer committed to making diversity as much a part of its everyday operations as it is a part of its mission and values. The Alliance is committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.