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Posted: 12/13/2012

Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands

The Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML) is a leading global provider of research and sustainable management of natural and cultural resources on federal lands. As a center of excellence within the Warner College of Natural Resources at Colorado State University, CEMML can access campus resources to deliver cutting-edge solutions to environmental challenges. Our on-campus staff includes a full range of environmental and compliance professionals, and we also have technical staff embedded at military installations across the United States, including Hawaii and Alaska, and Germany. We understand the business challenges facing our clients and know how to efficiently serve all federal agencies. Whether the DoD, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, National Park Service, or another federal agency, we will deliver innovative, full-service solutions to help our clients understand and successfully manage their impacts to the environment.

Field Archaeologist/Editorial Specialist (Riley/Field Arch/Editorial S
Professional Opportunity
Fort Riley, KS
$35,000 - $37,000 DOQ

A Field Archaeologist/Editorial Specialist (Research Associate II Special) position is available with the Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands. This position is located at Fort Riley, Kansas.

Responsibilities for this position will include assisting the Cultural Resources Program staff by planning for and conducting Section 106 and 110 archaeological surveys, site evaluations for eligibility for inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places, and mitigation of archaeological sites that may be in conflict with Army missions. The successful candidate will also assist in the planning and implementing of archaeological policies and procedures and the Integrated Cultural Resources Management Plan, with the routine field mapping of archaeological sites and features using total station and GPS devices, and with artifact processing/analysis tasks on cultural materials recovered in field work. The incumbent will write and contribute to the timely production of final reports on work accomplished and will conduct research on historic documents, tax records, and maps.

A BS/BA in anthropology, history, or closely related field, plus three years of professional experience in archaeology and cultural resources management, is required. Candidates must have a demonstrated knowledge of archaeological survey methodology, site testing methodology, and field data recording. The ability to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions and rugged terrain with minimum supervision, as well as experience with Microsoft Office, are a must. Candidates must have or be able to obtain a valid drivers license. The successful candidate must demonstrate U.S. employment eligibility; CEMML will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.

An MS/MA in anthropology, history, or closely related field is preferred. Experience with historic and Plains archaeology and experience with directing archaeological surveys, determinations of eligibility for listing in the National Register of Historic Places, analysis of archaeological materials, and conducting basic research is a plus. Demonstrated knowledge of Sections 106 and 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (as amended), 36 CFR 800, Archeological Resources Protection Act, Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act, Army Regulation 200-1, and other pertinent laws and regulations governing historic properties is desired. Preference will be given to applicants with experience writing, preparing, and/or contributing to archaeological surveys and site examination reports.

Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.  Range: $35,000 - $37,000.  Continuation of the position is dependent on the receipt of funding from the sponsor for Field Archaelogist/Editorial Specialist efforts at Fort Riley.

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How to apply
APPLICATION Prospective candidates should apply online at https://warnercnr.colostate.edu/jobs/ no later than January 1, 2013, for full consideration. Upload each of the items below individually as a Word Document (.doc), PDF (.pdf), or Rich Text Format (.rtf). Please note that incomplete applications cannot be considered. Please remove social security numbers and birthdates from application materials. A complete application consists of: 1) Statement of Qualifications (cover letter addressing each minimum and desirable criterion in announcement) 2) CV (resume) 3) Transcripts (for each degree earned that is listed under qualifications unless announcement specifies that years of experience are allowed to be substituted) 4) Degree Conferral (if transcripts do not include confirmation that degree was awarded, include a copy of diploma) 5) References (contact information for professional references, including at least one supervisor) CSU is an EA/AA/EO employer. CSU conducts a background check on all final candidates. See a complete listing of open CEMML positions at http://www.cemml.colostate.edu. POSITION #: Riley/Field Arch/Editorial Spec/1/1/13

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