Student Trainee (Archeology)
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Natural Resources Conservation Service
Open & closing dates
10/13/2022 to 10/28/2022
$31,931 – $39,995 per year
Pay scale & grade
GS 2 – 3
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
Job family (Series)
0199 Social Science Student Trainee
Position sensitivity and risk
Non-sensitive (NS)/Low Risk
Trust determination process
Position is under the Pathways Student Internship Authority, designed to provide students enrolled in a variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level paid work opportunities in agencies to explore federal careers while in school. If selected, you must report no later than June 2023 to begin the internship. Student Trainees assignments will be under direct supervision, developmental in nature and assist in gaining the competencies necessary for the duties listed below.
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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.
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.