DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Open & closing dates
04/08/2021 to 04/16/2021
Pay scale & grade
$21.06 to $21.06 per hour
Temporary – One Year
1 vacancy in the following location:
Relocation expenses reimbursed
Yes as determined by agency policy
This job is open to
U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.
Clarification from the agency
This announcement is to fill this position in an excepted service position under the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act (ANILCA) hiring authority, Public Law 96-487. You must have lived or worked in or near the geographic boundaries of Girdwood, Alaska and have special knowledge or expertise concerning the cultural and/or natural resources of the Girdwood, Whittier or Hope, Alaska area to apply.
This Archeology Technician position is located with the Glacier Ranger District in Girdwood, Alaska.
For additional information about the position, contact Tim Charnon by email at Timothy.Charnon@usda.gov.
The salary of the position will be adjusted to include a 2.86% Cost of Living Allowance (COLA).
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Performs the full range of standardized archeological technician support for cultural resources activities.
Assists with cultural resource inventories, map preparations, reporting and site monitoring.
Prepares Cultural Resource Inventory reports and site forms.
Enters site and inventory information into databases and onto GIS maps.
Assists in the preparation of archeological and historical information to create interpretive materials for display and dissemination.
Monitors archeological projects to ensure sufficiency of fieldwork.
Conducts inventories of Forest cultural resources in areas of proposed Forest Service projects.
Researches reference materials such as State and National Register files, historic documents, archeological reports, maps and aerial photos, and interviews source individuals concerning project areas.
Insures that archeology work assignments are carried out in safe, timely manner according to established standards and procedures.
75% or less – The position requires driving and riding in vehicles and boats for long periods of time. Camping for several consecutive nights will be required in addition to some weekend and holiday work.