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🔗Burial Consultation Coordinator

  • Full Time
  • Madison, WI
  • $52,000 - $58,240 USD / Year
  • November 28, 2022
  • Job Qualifications:

    Please make sure to describe the following qualifications within your resume and/or letter of qualifications in order to be considered for this position.

    The minimally qualified candidate will have experience in all of the following:

    Meet the minimum requirements defined in the Code of Federal Regulations, 36 CFR part 61 for qualified archaeologists:

    The minimum professional qualifications in archeology are a graduate degree in archeology, anthropology, or a closely related field plus:

    1. At least one year of full-time professional experience or equivalent specialized training in archeological research, administration, or management;

    2. At least four months of supervised field and analytic experience in general North American archeology, and

    3. Demonstrated ability to carry research to completion.

    Meet the requirements of a qualified archaeologist as defined in state statute
    “Qualified archaeologist” means an individual who has a graduate degree in archaeology, anthropology, or a closely related field and at least one year of full-time professional experience or equivalent specialized training in archaeological or physical anthropological research, administration or management, at least 4 months of supervised field and analytic experience in general North American archaeology or physical anthropology and a demonstrated ability to carry research to completion.

    Practical knowledge of human osteology and bio-archaeological professional standards and practices, or coursework.

    Practical experience or coursework in distinguishing human from the non-human bone.

    Field experience involving human remains.

    In addition to minimum qualifications, a well-qualified candidate will additionally have experience in two of the following areas:

    Demonstrated experience in successfully working with tribal parties to resolve compliance or preservation issues.

    Demonstrated professional experience at state, or federal level compliance or review work.

    Demonstrated experience writing osteological or archaeological reports.

    Demonstrated experience in GIS.

  • How to Apply:

    Apply online via WiscJobs:

    https://wisc.jobs/Pages/Welcome.aspx

    To apply, click “Apply for Job” to start the application process. Then, you will access your existing account or to create a new account if you don’t have an account. Once you are logged in, click “Apply for Job.” Follow the steps outlined in the application process and submit your application.

    Your letter of qualifications and resume are very important parts of your application and are used during our evaluation process to determine your qualifications as they relate to the job. For instructions on developing your resume and letter of qualifications for your application and what should be included in these materials, click here for resume and letter of qualifications instructions..

    Submitted materials will be evaluated and the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the next step of the hiring process.

    We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer seeking a diverse and talented workforce.

    Questions can be directed to jan.zadra@wisconsinhistory.org.

  • Contact Name: Jan Zadra
  • Application Email: jan.zadra@wisconsinhistory.org
  • Application URL: https://wj.wi.gov/psc/wisjobs/CAREERS/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Action=U&Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&SiteID=1&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=8132&PostingSeq=1

Wisconsin Historical Society / WI State Historic Preservation Office

The Burial Consultation Coordinator operates under the general supervision of the Compliance Section Manager, and in close cooperation with the State Archaeologist and other SHPO archaeology staff.

The primary responsibilities of this position are to render determinations regarding the effects of undertakings on human burial sites, and to assist tribal officials, federal and state agencies, local units of government, professional consultants, landowners, and the general public on the interpretation and implementation of laws and regulations, submittal requirements and the project review process throughout Wisconsin.  Additionally, this position will assist in the evaluation of human burial site disturbances, and other issues related to human remains, including bone identification.

  • NCPE Internships: Eligibility & How to Apply

    Benefits

    All NCPE interns received an hourly stipend, the rate is listed at each position description. Additionally, interns receive paid time off (PTO), paid Federal holidays if working full-time, and access to NCPE's Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for career and personal counseling, coaching, and referrals. Project sites may also offer a housing allowance and/or commuting stipend; this information is also listed in the description or offered during the interview.

    As an organization operating under Public Land Corps Act (PLC) authority, many NCPE positions qualify the intern for Federal Hiring Preference if (1) they complete a minimum of 640 hours at one or more qualifying conservation project(s); (2) are between the ages of 16 and 30 years (35 if a veteran); and (3) apply for a Federal position at USAJOBS with PLC noted in the announcement within two years of completing the internship. Find out more about this hiring preference during the interview or contact manager@preservenet.org for details.

    Eligibility

    To be eligible, applicants must be currently enrolled in a degree-seeking academic program or recently graduated (within the past 12 months) and be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. Interns are not eligible to work more than 1200 hours total in the program; previous interns must stay within this overall limit. The length of an internship can vary from 10 to 30 weeks if full time (40 hours per week) or longer if on a part-time schedule. If selected, the exact starting date will be determined by you and the NPS supervisor. The stipend rate is $17.00 per hour unless otherwise listed.

    The successful candidate is responsible for finding and paying for travel to and housing at the internship location; some exceptions apply. The supervising office may be able to assist in locating housing but it is ultimately up to the individual accepting the internship to find accommodation.

    The National Council requires all interns working in-person at Federal facilities and/or with Federal employees receive the Covid-19 vaccination. Please be advised that you may also be required to wear a mask, depending on the protocols adopted by your work site. Also be aware that, due to Government-wide security requirements, a background check will be required if you are selected for a position. This will include providing information about recent housing and employment history. The position supervisor will have more information about these requirements and procedures at the time of hiring. You may direct any questions to NCPE's Internship Program Director, Julee Johnson, at manager@preservenet.org.

    Please note that interns are not NCPE or NPS employees. Stipends are academic awards and taxes are not withheld, nor are social security contributions made on your behalf. These funds may be taxable, however, so consult a tax preparation professional if you have questions.

    How to Apply

    You may review NCPE's internship opportunities during the Summer and Winter application rounds without registering. Use the search function to find listings by location, keyword, or area of interest/category. Once you identify one or more positions of interest, there is a 3-step application process.

    Step 1: Click on the Apply for Job button, then select Universal Application. Click on Register to create a User Account, which requires a username and email. A link will be sent to you from manager@preservenet.org to create a password. We suggest that you add this email to your safe senders list so you don't miss receiving this important link. You will be instructed to Log In to Preservenet using your user name or email and password, which will take you back to the Universal Application.

    Step 2: The Universal Application is required to apply for all NCPE internships. You fill out this form only once. In addition to contact information, educational status, work history, and experience, it requires two attachments: (1) the 2 most recent years of academic transcripts. These may be unofficial transcripts if official versions are unavailable. PDF only, labeled Your Last Name_Your First Name_Transcript. (2) a resume or CV (curriculum vitae). Please limit to a maximum of 4 pages; 2 pages preferred. May be .doc, .docx or PDF. Label Your Last Name_Your First Name_Resume. This form may be saved as a draft and completed later. Use the link provided to return to the form.

    Step 3: Once you submit the Universal Application, you may browse and apply for NCPE internships using the link provided. Complete the application process by clicking on the Apply for job button found at each internship listing and upload the required Essay. Use the essay to explain why you are applying for an internship, including how your interest areas will benefit the National Park Service (NPS) and how the internship will further your studies and career goals. Be as specific as possible; there is a 400-word maximum length. Submit the essay to finish the application for that position. You may apply for a maximum of 6 internships during this application round. DO NOT SKIP THIS STEP!

    Once the deadline for submission has passed, NPS supervisors will review the applications and may contact candidates for a phone interview. Candidates who are not selected will be notified. Please allow about 4 weeks after the deadline before inquiring about the status of your application.

Logging in with a Registered User Account and completing the Universal Application is required to apply for NCPE Internships. Please visit the Universal Application page to register for an account and complete the form. After logging in and completing the form, refreshing this listing will display the Job Application to apply online.



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