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🔗POSTING EXTENDED – Cultural Resources Technician, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson

  • Full Time
  • Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska
  • 17 USD / Hour
  • Applications have closed
  • Job Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in a history, anthropology, archaeology, cultural resources management, architectural history, historic preservation, or a related field
    • Familiar with basic archaeological field methods
    • Familiar with the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP)
    • Demonstrated experience conducting historical research
    • Must be physically capable of working independently in remote outdoor locations on uneven terrain under varying weather conditions. Field activities will include site and area evaluations for archaeological data. This will require frequent walking outdoors.
    • Must be able to pass a federal background investigation to obtain a Department of Defense Installation Access Pass.
    • The successful candidate must demonstrate U.S. employment eligibility; CEMML will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.
    • Experience evaluating the significance of historic properties in accordance with National Register criteria
    • Familiarity with Alaskan archaeology and/or history
    • Experience with archaeological fieldwork and surveys
    • Experience using GPS equipment
    • Experience using GIS software
    • Experience with dendrochronology
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Valid driver’s license for operating federal vehicles, including cars and UTVs

  • How to Apply:

    Email each of the items listed below individually as a Word Document (.doc) or PDF (.pdf) to and be sure to put “JBER – Cultural Resources” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please note that incomplete applications cannot be considered. Please remove social security numbers and birthdates from application materials. A complete application consists of the following items.
    1) Statement of Qualifications (a letter addressing each qualification described in the announcement)
    2) Resume
    3) Contact information for at least three (3) professional references

  • Application Email:

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CEMML is a research, education, and service unit within the Warner College of Natural Resources at 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 other CSU departments 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, please visit

The Cultural Resources Technician will support the JBER Cultural Resources Program by conducting field work, processing data, and preparing reports. This includes archaeological surveys, site evaluations, condition assessments, building assessments, site delineations, subsurface testing, and preparing interpretive materials. The technician may also help document culturally-modified trees.

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