Topic ID #35700 - posted 5/14/2015 2:28 AM

Anthropologist (Forensic), GS-12/13 - 2 vacancies, Offutt AFB, NE

Jennifer Palmer

Job Title:Anthropologist (Forensic)
Department:Department of the Navy
Agency:Immediate Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
Hiring Organization:Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command
Job Announcement Number:NE50190-12-1406919NM064416D
SALARY RANGE:    $70,192.00 to $108,507.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD:    Wednesday, May 13, 2015 to Monday, May 18, 2015
SERIES & GRADE:    GS-0190-12/13
POSITION INFORMATION:    Full Time - Permanent
DUTY LOCATIONS:    2 vacancies in the following location:
Offutt AFB, NE View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:    United States Citizens
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This position is located at the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command (JPAC), Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, Central Identification Lab (CIL).  JPAC is the primary government agency responsible for conducting operations in support of achieving the fullest possible accounting of personnel unaccounted for as a result of hostile acts.  The CIL conducts field analysis, operational/technical talks, investigations, recoveries, repatriations, and identifications and the final report.
25% or Greater
Travel is dependent upon position description and availability of funding
You must be a US Citizen.
Must be registered for Selective Service, see Legal & Regulatory Guidance.
Suitable for Federal employment as determined by background investigation.
Selectee may be required to successfully complete a probationary period.
You must obtain and maintain a security clearance.
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Serves as a forensic anthropologist to provide scientific analysis and support to a team engaged in forensic biological research and testing with the aim of establishing the identity of human skeletal remains from military related sites.
Performs laboratory testing in human biology to the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB) standards.
Applies advanced technical knowledge of human biology, primarily involving such fields as osteology, anatomy, anthropometry, microscopy, statistics and related areas.
Performs archaeological recoveries of mission U.S. Service personnel using modern archaeological techniques.
Provides scientific leadership of a team engaged in archaeological excavations to achieve casualty resolution world-wide.
Performs human remains identification and trauma analysis. 

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