Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology
Deadline: August 28, 2011
Job Description: The candidate selected will serve as an Assistant Archaeologist in the Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology with the primary function of coordinating records checks. Records checks include working with external customers by scheduling research appointments, retrieving requested and relevant archaeological and structural information, and providing consultation regarding the file documentation and coordinating consultation with staff Archeologists if needed. The incumbent is also responsible for maintaining and issuing state archaeological site numbers and providing technical support to qualified professionals. Lastly, the incumbent will enter and scan data into the computerized State Historic Architectural and Archaeological Resource Database (SHAARD) and manage the archaeological records organization and maintenance (including recording of archaeological sites on USGS topographic maps using ArcGIS software).
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