Job Overview


Who may apply:  All U.S. Citizens

The employees of the National Park Service care for the special places that are the heritage of all Americans.  Since its inception in 1916, the National Park Service has been dedicated to the preservation and management of this country's outstanding natural, historical, and recreational resources.

Experience your America and build a fulfilling career by joining the National Park Service.  The National Park Service preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the national park system for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations.

Number of Vacancies:  We expect to fill 1 vacancy at this time; however, this announcement may be used to fill additional similar vacancies.

This is a term appointment with an initial appointment of 13 months, may be extended up to 4 years.

Full Performance Level: 11

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Major Duties:  The incumbent serves one or more parks as a principal advisor in the management of cultural resources and is responsible for program development and implementation.  Professional fields of study and expertise must be pertinent to the park's resources and themes and may include, but are not limited to, cultural anthropology, history, historic preservation, archeology, ethnology, historic landscape architecture, historic architecture, horticulture, and museum operations.  The incumbent prepares and coordinates the writing of the cultural resources section of the resources management plan and specific actions plans pertaining to the management and protection of cultural resources.  Represents the superintendent when working with others on resource stewardship issues.  Develops and maintains effective working relations with Native Americans, other traditional associations, and related groups, agencies, and the public.  Attends management and professional conferences and other events for the purpose of exchanging information and advancing advocacy for park stewardship.  

ADDITIONAL DUTY LOCATION INFORMATION:  Position Location: Fort Sumter National Monument, Sullivan's Island, SC. Please visit http://inside.nps.fosu for area information. 

For specific area and housing information, or information directly pertaining to vacancy status, contact: Laura Segars, Administrative Officer at 843-883-3123 ext 212.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No