Cultural Resource Technician Temporary (Open Pool)

Updated: 4 months ago
Job Type: Temporary
Deadline: 05 Oct 2023

Colorado State University - Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands
Various locations in the USA
Job Category
Temporary/Seasonal Positions
$35,000 to $50,000
Last Date to Apply
Title: Cultural Resource Technician Temporary (Open Pool) Location: Various locations Full job description: Salary Range: $35,000 to $50,000 Position Summary: The Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML) is a research, education and service unit within the Warner College of Natural Resources at Colorado State University (CSU). CEMML applies the latest and most appropriate science to promote the sustainable management of natural and cultural resources on Department of Defense (DoD) and other public lands. We provide technical support, conduct applied research, and offer career development and learning opportunities to support resource stewardship. We collaborate with our sponsors and within CSU to resolve complex environmental issues, leaving a legacy of science-based decisions that sustain our resources for future generations. To learn more about CEMML’s contributions to land management, our mission, vision, and values, visit Interested in learning more about conserving the incredible cultural resources found on our nation’s military lands? Looking to gain hands-on experience in archaeology, public history, archival research, historic property recordation, cultural resources planning, or GIS? Want to earn college credits (and dollars!) while living in unique areas close to military bases? Paid, full-time Temporary cultural resource positions are available with Colorado State University’s (CSU) Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML) at military installations throughout the United States. These positions include internships and early career opportunities. Military affiliation is not required to apply for any of these positions. If you are a current graduate student, recent graduate, or early-career professional that is interested in learning more about cultural resource management on federal lands, these positions are the perfect opportunity to build connections and gain hands-on experience that will help you excel in the field of cultural resource management. You will gain firsthand experience with the regulatory drivers behind cultural resource management, and the methods that are used to preserve them while under the guidance of Cultural Resource Managers and Specialists. The positions, and the associated projects, vary by military installation, and each position is intended to provide a set of unique projects and tasks that will help graduate students and early career professionals gain a better understanding of the roles and responsibilities of cultural resources management. Through these positions, successful technicians will have the opportunity to expand their skills and knowledge in a variety of areas, including but not limited to: • Historical and archival research • National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) compliance • Archaeological inventory and assessment • Historic property evaluation and monitoring • Cultural resource identification • GPS data collection and GIS mapping • Osteological identification and analysis • State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) correspondence and documentation • Writing and editing technical reports • Cultural resource management planning If you are interested in learning more, visit CEMML’s Early-career Development Program webpage ( to view available positions, and apply through the open pool. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for more than one position. New positions will be posted in the open pool, so be sure to check in often to view new opportunities as they become available throughout 2023. Employee Benefits: Colorado State University (CSU) is committed to providing employees with a strong and competitive benefits package that supports you, your health, and your family. Visit CSU’s Human Resources website for detailed benefit plan information for permanent full-time and part-time faculty and administrative professional employees in the following University benefit areas: & Colorado State University conducts background checks on all final candidates. CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer.
Required Qualifications: • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program in history, anthropology, archaeology, cultural resources management, architectural history, historic preservation, or a related field. • Strong technical writing skills. • Familiar with the National Historic Preservation Act and National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). • Experience conducting research and compiling background information. • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite. • Must have a valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain a driver’s license by the employment start date. • The successful candidate must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. by proposed start date; CEMML will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.
Contact Person
Jessica Horvath

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