Topic ID #38260 - posted 4/19/2017 1:52 PM

Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation seeks a Tribal Archaeologist.


The intent of this position is to fill the Tribal Archaeologist position with a focus for projects On-Reservation. The position entails office and field work.  Incumbent will prepare scopes of work and budgets for projects, and conduct archaeological fieldwork (i.e., survey/inventory, evaluative testing, mitigation, and treatment activities) on a project-by-project basis.  Incumbent is expected to have experience in all phases of archaeological projects and understand site recording, mapping, photography, and site interpretations. Experience using GPS and GIS technology, graphic programs, and either lithic analysis or historic-era artifact analysis is preferred.  The ability to identify human remains (as opposed to faunal remains) is preferred.  Incumbent will document archaeological sites, preparation of all field forms, screening for artifacts during projects, and post-field artifact processing.  The incumbent will prepare reports following the end of fieldwork. Incumbent will serve as a Field Director or Crew Chief on specific projects. Incumbent will review Section 106 compliance letter and documents.  Required to supervise or assist in training less experience staff in field methodologies.  Act as a liaison with BIA, Fire Management, planning teams and other tribal departments. 


Please refer to the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, Tribal Jobs webpage for additional information and application instructions:

Please scroll down to the position entitled "Archaeologist Senior" and click. Then just click on the green "Apply Now" button to get started.


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