ARCHEOLOGIST Job in Fort Campbell, Kentucky – Department of the Army



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ARCHEOLOGIST – Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Army Installation Management Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 12159
Start Date: 11/01/2018
End Date: 11/08/2018

Qualification Summary
Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the education and experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Basic Requirement for Archeologist: A. Education – Degree: Bachelor’s degree (or higher degree) that included 3 semester hours each in the following course areas: (1) history of
archeology; (2) archeology of a major geographical area such as North America or Africa; (3) regional archeology, archeological cultures, or sites
in a specific part or portion of a major geographical area to acquire or develop a foundation for regional specialization for professional
development; (4) theory and methods of archeology. Methods include, but are not limited to, typology, classification, sampling, cultural
evolution, diffusion, dating, and analytical techniques; (5) archeological field school, to provide a basic understanding of theoretical and
practical approaches to research design implementation, field preservation techniques, and report preparation by participation in actual field
work; AND six semester hours of related course work in: (1) geography, geology, or cultural geography; (2) history, historiography, or historical
archeology; (3) environmental studies; (4) scientific writing (nonfiction English composition); and/or (5) surveying; AND archeological field
OR B. Education – Related Curriculum: Bachelor’s degree (or higher degree) in anthropology (with emphasis on ethnology, physical anthropology, or
scientific linguistics), history, American studies, or a related discipline may be accepted as satisfying in full the educational requirements,
provided the curriculum supplied academic course work sufficiently similar to the requirements listed in A above (including archeological field
OR C. Combination of Education and Experience: College-level education or training that provided knowledge equivalent to that described in A
above, plus appropriate technical experience or additional education.
OR D. Experience: Four years of archeological work experience that demonstrated a thorough knowledge of the fundamental principles and
theories of professional archeology. The work experience must have included archeology field experience, which may include that gained in an
archeological field school. Field experience should have included a combination of professional experience in archeological survey, excavation,
laboratory analysis, and preparation of written materials. Applicants with such field experience should, after additional experience under the
direction of a higher grade archeologist, be able to demonstrate the ability to be a crew chief, directing the work of others at a single location as
a part of a larger archeological project. In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below: Specialized experience: 1 year of specialized experience: 1) Experience in archeological and architectural survey methodology; 2) Experience
conducting archeological surveys, testing, and excavation; 3) Experience reviewing cultural resource permits and fieldwork plans; AND 4)
Experience planning long range protection and management of cultural resources. This experience is at the next lower grade level of GS-09. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
History and ArchaeologyInformation ManagementOral CommunicationProblem SolvingTechnical CompetenceWriting

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