Student Trainee (Archaeologist)
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Natural Resources Conservation Service
How to apply
Open & closing dates
10/18/2021 to 11/01/2021
Pay scale & grade
GS 2 – 3
$25,734 to $36,500 per year
1 vacancy in the following location:
Relocation expenses reimbursed
Yes as determined by agency policy
This job is open to
Current students enrolled in accredited educational institutions from high school to graduate level. Includes internships, pathways and other student programs.
Clarification from the agency
WHO MAY APPLY: Students who are currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment on at least a half-time basis at a qualifying educational institution in a certificate, degree, or diploma program with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
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Positions are being filled under the Pathways Student Internship Authority which is designed to provide students enrolled in a variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with paid work opportunities in agencies to explore federal careers while in school. If selected you must report no later than June 2022 to begin the internship. Assignments will be developmental in nature and will assist the employee in gaining the competencies necessary for a career.
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Conducts research in archaeological databases and other records systems to identify potential sites.
Determines the location of major cultural resources in different environments and assists in adapting methodologies to address such concerns. Utilizes Geographic Positioning System equipment and other techniques.
Assists the State Cultural Resources Coordinator (CRC) with investigations of proposed projects on state and private lands to meet NRCS policy in compliance with State and Federal law in regards to Cultural Resources.
Occasional travel – You may be expected to travel for this position.