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    This position is located in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Ocean Service (NOS), Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS) with one vacancy in Alpena, MI or Silver Spring, MD.

    This position is also announced under vacancy number NOS-ONMS-2021-0016, which is open to Status Candidates. You must apply to both announcements if you want to be considered for both.

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    As an Archeologist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Assist, conduct, and coordinate field research on maritime and cultural heritage based research projects in ocean and great lakes environments, including research techniques that use deep and shallow water submersibles and unmanned remotely operational vehicles.
    • Support and conduct applied research and assist in the analysis of maritime archeological resources and support the identification, preservation, conservation of maritime and cultural heritage resources through research conducting field based research within the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS).
    • Apply ONMS, NOS, and NOAA statutes, regulations, policies, directives, and related authorities that enhance the discovery, identification, protection, and conservation of underwater cultural and historic resources and knowledge of the principles and practices of maritime historical research and investigation for underwater cultural and historic resources to the research of archeological sites.
    • Support maritime and cultural heritage protection, policy, education, outreach, and research programs. Enhance public and agency understanding and appreciation for nationally significant maritime heritage resources by assisting with the development of outreach products; support national register of historic places nominations.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - Up to 20% of domestic or foreign travel may be required for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0193 Archeology

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/604799700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.