The position is located on the Ouachita National Forest, Mena and Oklahoma Ranger Districts. Two positions will be filled from this announcement.Learn more about this agency
This position is located on a Forest Service unit, where the incumbent serves an Archeologist responsible for inventory, evaluation, protection, and development of historic and prehistoric sites.
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- Duties listed below are at the target grade.
- Represent the agency at regional and national scientific organization and society meetings to present and exchange information.
- Consult with recognized Indian Tribes under provisions of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), and Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) to discuss concerns, ensure compliance, and assess impact.
- Provide heritage and cultural resource management orientation to Forest Service personnel on statutes, regulations and purpose of work to be performed.
- Interpret heritage and cultural resource to public and professional contacts.
- Coordinate the budget and project plan of work for archeological and cultural activities.
- Supervise the excavation of archeological resources protection act assessments to manage on-site archeological activities.
- Administer archeological examination of road, reservoir, recreation, and other ground disturbing projects where archeological materials may be subject to destruction or damage for protection and mitigation of cultural sites.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/611554900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.