DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Open & closing dates
08/31/2022 to 09/13/2022
$89,076 – $115,803 per year
Plus 2.48% COLA
Pay scale & grade
1 vacancy in the following location:
Yes—as determined by the agency policy.
Occasional travel – You may be expected to travel for this position.
Relocation expenses reimbursed
Yes—You may qualify for reimbursement of relocation expenses in accordance with agency policy.
Job family (Series)
Position sensitivity and risk
Non-sensitive (NS)/Low Risk
Trust determination process
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How you will be evaluated
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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement
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This position is located with the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Alaska Region, Office of the Regional Director, Office of the Deputy Regional Director-Trust Services, Division of Environmental, Cultural & Safety in Anchorage, Alaska.
NOTE: TRAVEL AND RELOCATION EXPENSES AUTHORIZED IN ACCORANCE WITH THE FEDERAL TRAVEL REGULATIONS.
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This job is open to
Career transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL)
Federal employees who meet the definition of a “surplus” or “displaced” employee.
Federal employees – Competitive service
Current or former competitive service federal employees.
Federal employees – Excepted service
Current excepted service federal employees.
Individuals with disabilities
Land & base management
Certain current or former term or temporary federal employees of a land or base management agency.
Native Americans or Alaskan Natives with a tribal affiliation.
Clarification from the agency
Preference in filling vacancies is given to qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Preference Act of 1934 (title 25, USC Section 472). Verification form BIA -4432 must be submitted with the application if claiming Indian Preference. No other documents will be accepted as proof of Indian Preference.
Serve as technical authority on laws, regulations and practices related to cultural resources, including the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), the Archaeological Resources Protection Act (ARPA), the American Indian Religious Freedom Act (AIRFA), the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), and the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA).
Supervise staff (both permanent and temporary employees) in compliance with related federal regulations, policies, procedures, and BIA guidelines.
Manage annual Regional Archeology program budget which includes all aspects of financial planning; preparing, tracking, and updating Budget Execution Models; resolving questions about undelivered orders; and ensuring staff’s compliance with policies and procedures related to Government charge card accounts.
Consult with numerous State, Federal, and Tribal organizations as required by Section 106. This includes, but is not limited to, the Alaska State Historic Preservation Officer, Alaska’s 229 Federally Recognized Tribes, tribal entities and compacts, National Park Service, United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Land Management, and the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation.
Identify, document, catalogue, and store archaeological collections in accordance with established professional archaeological standards and relevant Federal laws, regulations and policies, and Departmental Manuals.