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    Announcement extended due to low applicant count.

    Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.

    This announcement may be used to fill more than one position with the Southern Nevada District Office.

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    This position is located in Las Vegas, Nevada. Information about the Southern Nevada area can be found at the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce website.

    Physical Demands: Works in an office setting at this level, however, in order to gather samples and complete inventory activities, may be required to hike or ride vehicles or horses over rough terrain, and perform duties that require recurring bending, crouching, stooping, reaching or lifting. Work may also include lifting of moderately heavy items, such equipment and samples.

    Working Environment: May be exposed to discomfort from extremes in weather temperatures. May subjected to hostile wildlife, chemicals and physical hazards.

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    Duties described below are at the full performance GS-11 grade level.

    Design and implement resource inventory strategies and sampling design to obtain require data on heritage resources with a given project area.

    Ensure collections from public lands, and the associated records, are deposited in repositories that meet federal curatorial facility standards.

    Inform and consult with BLM management, land owners, state government officials, tribal governments, consulting parties and the public to provide information, develop opportunities for partnership[s, meet legal requirements, and explain and apply new technologies.

    Provide recommendations and solutions required to achieve compliance and eliminate resource conflicts.

    Assess the planning area at a landscape level to determine the best management for heritage and paleontological resources within that landscape and develop best management practices for such resources.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Field work required to complete projects.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All current DOI internal employees/Agency employees only with competitive eligibility; and CTAP eligibles within the local commuting area; and Current or former time-limited employees eligible under PL-114-47, Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act (LMWFA)​

    Questions? This job is open to 4 groups.

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    0193 Archeology

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