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Posted: 09/19/2019

Delaware State Historic Preservation Office
Dept. of State/Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs

The Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs is an agency of the State of Delaware. Its mission is to serve Delaware residents and visitors by identifying, preserving, and interpreting Delaware history. The Division operates five museums and the Buena Vista Conference Center, and partners with community organizations and nonprofits on history-related activities. The Division also has care of the state's collections of museum objects, archaeological artifacts, and works of art. The Delaware State Historic Preservation Office is located within this agency. The SHPO operates programs to locate, study, and record Delaware's historic buildings, structures, objects, districts, landscapes, and archaeological sites. The SHPO assists and encourages Delawareans to value, preserve, and protect these resources that reflect our history and heritage.

Cultural Preservation Specialist/Archaeologist
Professional Opportunity
Dover, DE
$39,484.00/Min - $49,355.00/Mid
Open Until


This is a full-time, permanent merit position with the State of Delaware, supported by federal funds. The position would assist the agency in its protection of the states archaeological resources. We are looking for someone who enjoys working as part of a team and has the ability to communicate well with all types of constituents. The positions primary duties include: consulting with federal, state and local agencies and applicants concerning the effects of their projects on historic properties; reviewing archaeological work involving the identification, evaluation, and treatment of sites; and participating in public outreach activities.


Applicants must meet the Secretary of the Interiors Professional Qualifications Standards in archaeology, and demonstrate the ability to carry out essential functions of the job (see application link).

How to apply
Job applications must be submitted through the Delaware Employment Link utilizing the Cultural Preservation Specialist listing. Please do not send applications directly to the Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs.
Gwen Davis
Phone: (302) 736-7410

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