Topic ID #42758 - posted 10/15/2020 10:27 AM

Job Opening for Archaeologist at SC SHPO


The SC Department of Archives and History is accepting applications for the SHPO Archaeologist position.  Click here to access the Archaeologist II – SC SHPO Job Posting on the South Carolina state jobs website  The posting includes information about the job duties, qualifications, and application process.

The position carries out the archaeological component of the review and compliance program for the State Historic Preservation Office.  Reviews and comments on projects submitted for review, survey reports, data recovery reports, and memoranda of agreement related to Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act and certain state-level reviews.  Evaluates significance of  archaeological sites based on National Register of Historic Places criteria.  Assesses the potential effect of proposed projects on archaeological sites.  Provides archaeological expertise to federal and state agencies, consultants, and private individuals.  Make site visits as needed.  Interprets federal and state laws and regulations related to cultural resources.  Supports ArchSite, the state's online GIS cultural resources information system in cooperation with the S.C. Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology.


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