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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Archaeological Technician in Durant, Oklahoma

Archaeological Technician

Description

Job Summary: Conduct basic Phase I archaeological surveys, in order to maintain the Tribes’ continued compliance with federal historic preservation law.

Pay Rate $19.78/hr

  • Weekly Earned Wage Access is an option for this position

Primary Tasks:

  1. Conduct shovel tests, photographically documenting each shovel test pit with its correct shovel test number.

  2. Screen shovel test matrix, sorting, bagging, and correctly labeling any bags with artifacts that are recovered during excavations.

  3. Isolate and identify diagnostic artifacts recovered during excavations.

  4. Draw sketch maps of project areas and archaeological site boundaries.

  5. Review archival/historic documents and archaeological site reports to provide pertinent background information for sections of archaeological reports.

  6. Take GPS coordinates of archaeological and other historic sites in the field.

  7. Other duties as may be assigned.

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

MINIMUM

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to do physical work outdoors in all weather

  • The ability to travel to, hike, find site locations, and work in remote areas

  • Integrity, with a personal commitment to protect confidential site information

  • Knowledge of Choctaw history, culture, and archaeology

  • 1 year of field experience

TARGET

  • Bachelor’s degree in archaeology, and the completion of archaeological field school

  • The ability to do physical work outdoors in all weather

  • The ability to travel to, hike, find site locations, and work in remote areas

  • Integrity, with a personal commitment to protect confidential site information

  • Knowledge of Choctaw history, culture, and archaeology

  • 1 year of field experience.

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Job Cultural Preservation

Primary Location OK-Durant

Work Locations Choctaw Cultural Center 1919 Hina Hanta Way Durant 74730

Organization Cultural Services

Schedule Regular

Full-time

Day Job

Job Posting 11/23/2022, 9:56:58 AM

Req ID: 22012412

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