Topic ID #38690 - posted 9/7/2017 3:51 AM

Archaeologist, GS-09/11 - Farmington, NM

Jennifer Palmer

Bureau of Land Management
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Open & closing dates
 09/06/2017 to 09/20/2017
$49,765 to $78,270 per year
Pay scale & grade
GS 09 - 11
Work schedule
Full-Time - Work Schedule is Full Time.
Appointment type
Permanent - This is a permanent position.
1 vacancy in the following location:
Farmington, NM
1 vacancy
Relocation expenses reimbursed
This job is open to
The public
U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S., and excepted service employees.
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This position is located in Farmington, New Mexico. Information about Farmington and the Farmington area can be found at Farmington, NM.
Physical Demands: Field work routinely requires physical exertion such as long periods of standing or walking over rough, uneven, rocky surfaces or mountainous terrain; recurring bending, crouching, stooping or reaching; using hand tools such as shovels, trowels, or screening devices; and lifting of moderately heavy items such as equipment and samples.
Work Environment: The work regularly involves moderate risks or discomforts which may require special safety precautions, e.g., adverse weather conditions, hazardous driving conditions, irritating or occasionally hazardous chemicals; hostile wildlife; and travel in off-road vehicles. Incumbent will adhere to all safety rules and regulations as prescribed in manuals/supplements or by the designated Safety Officer.
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Performs research, field investigations, and reviews the work of others for integration of results into agency or departmental environmental assessments, impact statements, operation programs, historic preservation compliance reports, and varied types of planning documents, laboratory and other data analysis, library research, interpretation or consultative work, preparation of reports for publication, curatorship and exhibition of collections, or development and implementation of programs and projects which carry out suck work. Work that requires a professional knowledge of archaeological principles, theories, concepts, methods, and techniques. Identifies need for and priority of program activity and project plans. Coordinates preparation of these action plans. Knowledge of the bureau's budget processes, and the ability to write and consolidate budget submissions for the annual work plan, midyear reviews, end of year reports and other budget exercises. Knowledge of contracting policies and procedures to serve as the district/field office contracting officer's representative. Insures data and cultural resources reports and entered, managed and utilized in the GIS system. Able to communicate orally and in writing to the public, Tribal, State, other Federal and Bureau employees and able to provide information and advice for incorporation in reports, planning and environmental documents.
Travel Required
Occasional travel - 1-5 days per month.
Supervisory status
Promotion Potential
Who May Apply
This job is open to…
All U.S. Citizens - No previous Federal Service is required.

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