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    Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his or her expertise as a Historian. Make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment.

    Location - Yakima, Washington, 145 miles southeast of Seattle and 200 miles southwest of Spokane, the 17 square miles are located at the confluence of the Naches and Yakima Rivers. https://www.usbr.gov/pn/about/hr/area-information.html

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    The primary duties of this position are:

    • Recommends historic property management requirements, identifies impacts, offers recommendations to avoid or minimize resource impacts while accomplishing the project purpose, and drafts written materials for associated reports.
    • Prepares the cultural resources sections of environmental documents including categorical exclusions, environmental assessments, and environmental impact statements.
    • Assists with field inventories and resource documentation, in the development of statements of work for cultural resource contracts, with the development and management of the Area Office heritage assets and historic properties databases, and in complying with Departmental museum property policies and reports.
    • Coordinates with Reclamation's Archaeologist and Regional Office staff to develop materials to interpret Reclamation's historic properties at assigned facilities and area locations.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    None - Position is at full performance level.

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