Cultural Resources Technician (Temporary) – Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Anchorage

Colorado State University - Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands
Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Anchorage, Alaska
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Title: Cultural Resources Technician (Temporary) - Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Anchorage Location: Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Anchorage, Alaska Full job description: Full Consideration Application Date: 03/06/2023 Salary Range: $35,000-$41,000 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 One Cultural Resources Technician (Full-time, 40 hours/week position not to exceed one year) is available with the Colorado State University (CSU) Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML). This position will provide training and experience on a range of cultural resource projects supporting the 611 Civil Engineer Squadron (CES) cultural resources management program at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Anchorage, Alaska. Military affiliation is not required to apply for this position. The Cultural Resources Technician will support the 611 CR team by conducting historical military research on World War II, Cold War, and Pacific history, including material culture. The position requires travel to Alaska archives, universities, and other historical sites to conduct necessary research. The technician will also assist in National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) processes, including consultation, identifying historic properties, and creating Section 110 and 106 documentation for submission to the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO). Additional travel to Eareckson Air Station and Wake Island Air Station may be required. The 611 CES is stationed at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER), Alaska. JBER is a 79,000-acre United States (U.S.) military installation near Anchorage, Alaska. In 2010, JBER was created when Elmendorf Air Force Base and the U.S. Army’s Fort Richardson were merged. The U.S. Air Force mission of JBER is to provide tactical support and training for worldwide air sovereignty, combat, and strategic airlift missions. The JBER cultural resources team is responsible for managing and promoting the preservation of historic sites on the installation. The team is responsible for many archaeological sites and historic buildings around JBER that offer unique views of the past, including Nike Site Summit, a Cold War era missile defense system listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) and open to public tours. For more information on JBER and its mission, please visit Beginning Monday, August 16, 2021, Colorado State University has mandated vaccinations against COVID-19. Faculty and staff are required to submit their vaccine status or declare an exemption. More information about the vaccination mandate can be found on the CSU COVID-19 Information & Resources site here, 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: • Bachelor’s Degree • Must be familiar with history of World War II in the Pacific • Strong independent research skills, including experience with archives, universities, and history offices • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe programs • Ability to operate federal vehicles, including cars and ATVs • Must be able to pass a federal background investigation to obtain a Department of Defense Installation Access Pass • 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.
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Jessica Horvath
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