Topic ID #39541 - posted 5/22/2018 1:38 AM

Archeologist, GS-11 - Phoenix, AZ

Jennifer Palmer

Bureau of Land Management
Open & closing dates
 05/11/2018 to 05/25/2018
$63,192 to $82,152 per year
Pay scale & grade
GS 11
Work schedule
Full-Time - Work Schedule is Full Time.
Appointment type
Permanent - This is a permanent position.
1 vacancy in the following location:
Phoenix, AZ
1 vacancy
Relocation expenses reimbursed
Yes Travel and relocation expenses will be paid consistent with the Federal Travel Regulation, Chapter 302, and Departmental policy. The use of a relocation service company and home marketing incentive will not be offered.
This job is open to
The public
U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.
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Announcement number
AZ DEU-2018-0031
Control number
Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource. 
For additional information about the BLM, please visit Our website.
This position is located at the Arizona State Office, Division of Lands, Minerals and Energy located in Phoenix, Arizona. Information about the local area can be found at
WHO MAY APPLY: U.S. Citizens - Open to Public, No previous Federal Service is required.
You are strongly encouraged to apply to this announcement promptly and to submit all required supporting documents at the time of application. This vacancy will close early if the 50 application limit is reached. See "Other Information" for more details. 
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.
Learn more about this agency
The incumbent serves as an Archaeologist and applies a professional knowledge of archaeological principles, theories, concepts, methods, and techniques to perform a variety of complex assignments related to heritage resource management. Thus, duties include but are not limited to:
-Ensures collections from public lands, and associated records, are deposited in repositories that meet federal curatorial facility standards.
-Designs and implements resource inventory strategies and sampling design to obtain required data on heritage resources within a given project area.
-Ensures that heritage resource services are adequate to meet multiple resource planning and project requirements.
-Writes and prepares heritage and paleontological resource input for portions of environmental documents such as environmental assessments and planning documents.
-Conducts outreach and educational activities about heritage resources and values at schools, in the field, or at other community venues.
-Prepares and describes heritage program projects as part of the Planning Target Allocation (PTA), Annual Work Plan (AWP), Mid-Year Review (MYR), and End of Year (EOY) processes.
Travel Required
25% or less - Travel may be required to attend meetings and training events.
Supervisory status
Promotion Potential

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