Archaeologist/Historic Preservationist Position - Florida Division of Historical Resources - Tallahassee, Florida - Full-time 40 hours per week


Jason H. Aldridge
 

Job Description: 

This position is in the Florida Division of Historical Resources' Compliance and Review Section. The Compliance and Review Section reviews a variety of federal, state, and local undertakings to address effects to archaeological and historic properties according to federal and state law. This position is responsible for reviewing cultural resource identification and evaluation survey reports involving prehistoric and historic archaeological resources, as well as resources representing Florida's architectural and engineering resources.


Job Duties:
-Review cultural resources identification and evaluation survey reports involving prehistoric and historic archaeological resources, as well as resources representing Florida's architectural and engineering resources in accordance with federal, state or local preservation laws and their implementing regulations and prepare appropriate review response correspondence.
-Provides routine technical assistance and information regarding the Compliance and Review program to federal, state, and local agencies, private consultants and the general public particularly as it relates to the survey review process.
-Participates in consultation meetings with representatives of projects to discuss appropriate survey requirements, requests for additional information, and the overall Compliance and Review program and processes.
-Maintains project files in an orderly manner and completes the Compliance and Review database (project log) files in a timely manner.
-Performs other work related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:
-A master’s degree in archaeology, anthropology, or a closely related field.
-Two years of experience planning and conducting archaeological surveys in accordance with state and federal requirements.
-Experience writing and/or reviewing archaeological and historical survey reports in accordance with state and federal requirements.  
-Knowledge of the National Register of Historic Places criteria for evaluating historic properties.
-Knowledge of federal and state historic preservation laws, rules, and regulations, including Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act.
-Experience preparing evaluations and recommendations pursuant to Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act or other federal, state, and local historic preservation laws and regulations.

Preferences:
-Three years of professional experience conducting duties associated with the listed minimum qualifications.
-Knowledge of Florida’s archaeological and historical resources.
-Experience with Geographic Information Systems and ArcView software or similar programs.

Salary:
Full-time 40 hours per week
$32,696.82 - $37,752.00

For More information and to Apply:
Posting Closing Date: 07/13/2021