Topic ID #41460 - posted 8/29/2019 10:42 AM

Archaeological Crew Chief



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DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:

The Archaeological Crew Chief functions as a Project Lead for archaeological field research projects conducted by the Cultural Resources Management Program for the Gila River Indian Community.  This position supervises aspects of the archaeological survey and excavation projects under the direction of the Archaeological Field Supervisor.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

·      Assist in supervising archaeological fieldwork including surveys, mapping and excavation of prehistoric and historic sites.

·      Supervise the completion of field paperwork including site forms and excavation summaries.

·      Assist in preparing work schedules and project reports.

·        Assist in supervising and providing training in basic archaeological field techniques for field staff.

·        Assist in maintaining a complete inventory of archaeological field equipment.

·      Attend trainings and/or meetings; represent the Cultural Resource Management Program as requested by supervisors.

·        Perform other related duties as assigned.

 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:

·    Knowledge of HuHuKam and/or Southwest Archaeology.

·    Knowledge of prehistoric and historic artifacts.

·    Ability to carry out archaeological survey and excavation methods occasionally carrying field instruments and equipment. [Field conditions may consist of extreme temperatures, rugged desert, and mountainous terrain with dangerous plants and wildlife.]

· Ability to complete relevant field forms, track specimen numbers/forms/artifact bags, undertake trench profiling and feature excavations and documentation. 

·    Ability to effectively plan, supervise and coordinate work of others.

·    Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

·  Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, Community Officials and the general public.

·  Ability to perform all physical requirements of the position; agree to maintain a Drug-free workplace.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:

Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university in Anthropology, Archaeology, Southwestern Archaeology or a closely related field, and a minimum of three (3) years’ experience in archaeology survey and excavation activities and which includes one (1) year supervisory experience supervising field crews.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Required to obtain a Tribal Driving permit. Valid state driver’s license with a current proof of driving record for the past 39 months will be required to qualify for a tribal driving permit.  Proof of driving record must be submitted with application and must not be more than 60 days old from the date of submission of the application.

Salary: $47,252 (DOE)

Apply by visiting: 
https://selfservice.gric.nsn.us/MSS/ApplicantLogin.aspx?returnurl=~/EmploymentOpportunities/ApplicationEntry.aspx&form=STD2&req=19188&sreq=4&desc=ARCHAEOLOGICAL%20CREW%20CHIEF







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