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This position is located in the Casper Field Office. Located at the base of Casper Mountain and along the banks of the North Platte River in central Wyoming, the Casper Field Office manages approximately 1.4 million acres of BLM-administered surface land and 4.7 million acres of mineral estate within Natrona, Converse, Platte and Goshen Counties. The area has a rich history and a variety of recreational opportunities.For information on the City of Casper, please go to: Casper, WY
Physical Demands: Work is a combination of sedentary activities and duties that involve hiking, driving over rough terrain, bending, stooping, reaching, and lifting.
Work Environment: Work is performed in both office and field settings. Field work may involve exposure to extreme weather, hostile wildlife, chemicals, and physical hazards.
The incumbent of this position serves as an Archaeologist in the Casper Field Office. The Archaeologist performs research, field investigations, and integration of results (either their own or those of others) into agency or departmental environmental assessments, impact statements, operational 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 such work. Such work requires a professional knowledge of archaeological principles, theories, concepts, methods, and techniques.
Occasional travel - Occasional overnight travel will be required.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…All current or former Federal employees with competitive/reinstatement eligibility; CTAP and ICTAP eligibles within the local commuting area; Veterans' Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) Eligibles; Persons eligible under Special Hiring Authorities (VRA, Peace Corps, VISTA, Schedule A); and former PLC members who within the past 2 years have completed all requirements of a creditable PLC project.
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