Topic ID #38641 - posted 8/25/2017 1:22 AM

Archaeologist, GS-11 - Fort McCoy, WI

Jennifer Palmer

Army Installation Management Command
Open & closing dates
 2017-08-16 to 2017-08-29
$60,210 to $78,270 / per year
Pay scale & grade
GS 11
0193 Archeology
Appointment type
Work schedule
Job announcement number
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1 vacancy in the following location:
Fort McCoy, WI
This job is open to
The public
U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S., and excepted service employees.
Job Overview
Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position:
This position is located at the US Army Installation Command, Directorate of Public Works, Environmental Division, Natural Resources Management Branch, Fort McCoy, Wisconsin. Fort McCoy is located in a good rural area, between Tomah and Sparta. The area offers commendable schools and reasonable housing costs situated between two major interstates. Fort McCoy has an excellent Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) program. Activities open to employees include the Whitetail Ridge Recreation Activity (ski hill, tubing and other winter sports), a fitness center with Olympic-size pool, saunas etc. and Pine View Recreation Area with an RV/camping park. Website:

Who May Apply: US Citizens
Ensures installation compliance with the National Historic Preservation Act, Archeological Resources Protection Act, Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act, and related or supplemental statutory, regulatory and administrative guidelines normally constituting an installation CRM Program.
Manages the archival storage of Fort McCoy artifacts and historical items that have significant cultural, historical, and religious importance to Native American Nations and the U.S. Army.
Develops detailed contract specifications related to archaeological, cultural, and historical resources, through competitive contract and cooperative agreement channels.
Directs, coordinates, and performs field surveys and investigations to identify and inspect historical, and cultural resources.
Managing studies to define and evaluate problems resulting from conflicts between archaeological, cultural, and historical resources management activities and the Fort McCoy training mission.
Develops cultural resources awareness training programs and instruction for contract, government and tenant/short term support personnel and training units.
Provides access to the collection for qualified visiting scholars and American Indian Tribal Members.
Perform as technical expert for the Commander to coordinate historic legacy, preservation, and site protection, archaeological and cultural resources on the installation.
Furnishes information in response to a variety of written and/or telephone inquiries concerning the cemetery and pertaining to such matters as eligibility, extent of service(s) provided, identification and location of interred, floral and private monument regulations.
Responsible for planning, coordinating and overseeing a variety of corrective actions and enhancements associated with activities at the cemetery.
Prepares an annual budget requesting sufficient funding requirements to ensure program accomplishment.
Supervisory Status
Travel Required
Occasional Travel
The business travel requirement is 20% or less.
Relocation Authorized
You may qualify for reimbursement of relocation expenses in accordance with agency polic

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