Topic ID #34738 - posted 2/3/2015 2:35 AM

Archeological Technician, GS-0102-07 - Term NTE 13 months, Mojave National Preserve, CA



Jennifer Palmer

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Job Title:Archeological Technician
Department:Department Of The Interior
Agency:National Park Service
Job Announcement Number:MMMOJA-15-51D-1305066
SALARY RANGE:    $44,076.00 to $57,294.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD:    Monday, February 2, 2015 to Monday, February 9, 2015
SERIES & GRADE:    GS-0102-07
POSITION INFORMATION:    Full Time - Term NTE 13 months; m
DUTY LOCATIONS:    1 vacancy in the following location:
Baker, CA View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:    United States Citizens
SECURITY CLEARANCE:    Not Applicable
SUPERVISORY STATUS:    No
JOB SUMMARY:
Experience your America and build a fulfilling career by joining the National Park Service, as we prepare for a second century of Stewardship and Engagement. Become a part of our mission to connect with our past and create important connections to the future by building a rich and lasting legacy for the next generation of park visitors, supporters and advocates.
This is a Term Appointment and is expected to last for 13 months. This position may be extended at management's discretion, for a total of 4 years from the initial appointment.
 
This is a TERM-SEASONAL position, therefore, you will be guaranteed at least 26 weeks of work, but not more than 48 weeks in one service year.
This position is located within the National Park Service, Pacific West Region, Mojave National Preserve, Division of Resource Management, in Baker, CA. 
This position is concurrently open under announcement number MMMOJA-15-52D-1306156, seeking Department of the Interior Public Land Corps eligibles.
TRAVEL REQUIRED
Not Required
RELOCATION AUTHORIZED
No
KEY REQUIREMENTS
OBTAIN A FAVORABLY ADJUDICATED BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION PRIOR TO START
MUST HOLD A VALID STATE DRIVERS LICENSE
DUTIES:
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The purpose of this position is to perform a full range of complex archeological support functions.  As an Archeological Technician, you will participate in archeological field surveys by walking over the landscape and searching for archeological features and artifacts; records data and prepares survey records (e.g., site maps, photographs, surface artifact analysis forms, field notes, etc.); provide leadership to field crews; serves as Crew Chief for excavation and survey activities and participates in artifact recovery and provenience determination.  You will process specimens recovered in the field, prepare and send for specialized analysis.  You will maintain related databases, forms, maps, and files; assists in the development of a variety of documents (i.e., cultural resource management plans, preservation guides, historic structures reports, etc.); performs basic research; and provide general technical archeological assistance in a variety of areas related to or impacted by the archeological function, including Section 106 compliance, clearance, and planning; archeological assessments, evaluations, and field inspections; etc.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work is partially sedentary with prolonged standing, walking, and bending often required.  Heavy items (e.g., packs up to 50 pounds) must be lifted and carried on a routine basis.  The work is performed both in the office setting and in the field.  Survey and excavation work Is typically performed in isolated areas; you must therefore be familiar with outdoor safety and survival skills and must be able to operate a vehicle on rough roads.  Sustained periods of camping under primitive conditions are routine.

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