Missouri State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) - Archaeologist Deadline Sept 4, 2019

08/21/2019 2:38 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

The Missouri State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), within the Division of State Parks, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Jefferson City, is seeking an archaeologist who enjoys working independently in a collaborative team environment and is capable of simultaneously managing projects that vary in scope, urgency, and complexity. 

The SHPO’s Review, Compliance, and Records (RCR) Unit within the Missouri SHPO is a group of committed professionals that maintains the archaeological records, Cultural Resource Management (CRM) library/database and the office’s Geographical Information System (GIS), reviews undertakings submitted by federal agencies and their applicants under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act, and manages the Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), state burials, historic cemeteries, shipwrecks, and archaeology education.

To learn more about this career opportunityplease see the attached vacancy notice or This is a full-time position with the state’s benefit plan (see Please direct questions to Toni Prawl, Director and Deputy SHPO, at 573-751-7857

Please note the posting period ends September 4, 2019. The Missouri Department of Natural Resources is an equal opportunity employer.

190904 Missouri SHPO Archaeologist post 8 2019.pdf

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