The Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs has an immediate job opening for a project review archaeologist in Dover, Del. Applicants must meet the Secretary of the Interior’s Professional Qualifications for Archaeology. This is a full time contractual position, supported by special funds for a period of one year with the possibility of renewal, contingent on the availability of funds.
The position is contracted through Goodwill of Delaware Staffing Services and includes benefits. To apply, go to: http://220.127.116.11/staffing/Goodwill/jobsNew.aspx. A full job description is available upon request. For questions regarding this opportunity, please e-mail GSS@goodwillde.org. Application deadline: Nov. 19, 2018.
The position will join the division’s State Historic Preservation Office team of cultural resource professionals and assist in stewardship and protection of the state’s archaeological resources. Job 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 supporting and participating in public outreach activities. The archaeologist will also advise agencies and constituents on appropriate delineation of cemeteries, and coordinate the division’s response to discoveries of unmarked burials.