Archaeology Technician-Dixie National Forest

Position Type: Internship

Open until: April 6th, 2018 

Wage: Depends on Experience

Location: Cedar City, UT

Description:

THIS INTERNSHIP IS BASED AT Dixie National Forest, Supervisor’s Office:

The Dixie National Forest Heritage Program is hiring Archaeological Technicians for the 2018 summer field season. The interns will be working in a small group to perform archaeological surveys, record and monitor sites, and assist with outreach events. The internship includes working across southern Utah in low elevation deserts, high altitude meadows, and everything in between. A successful applicant is comfortable working in the outdoors, enjoys working with a team, and has an interest in Archaeology/History/Preservation. Most of the intern’s time will be spent in the field, however some work is in an office setting.  A background in archaeology is not required, an eager attitude to learn and see new things is highly suggested.

Housing is not provided

Qualifications:

Field Qualifications:

  1. Knowledge of how to care for yourself and others in the outdoors
  2. Experience operating a 4 wheel drive truck
  3. Comfortable working in remote areas with a small group of people
  4. Capable of quickly adapting to changing plans and priorities

Office Qualifications:

  1. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  2. Database entry and recording
  3. Knowledge of ESRI GIS software products (preferred but not required)

Application Instructions:

  1. Go to iicinternships.com
  2. Click on the IIC Application on the right hand side. This will download a word document of the IIC Internship Application.
  3. Fill in the application (this can be done on your computer).
  4. Save application and email it to Maia London at maiajlondon@fs.fed.us in the subject line put IIC INTERNSHIP APPLICATION. You can also print your application and bring it to Miranda Gubler at the IIC offices.

Submit IIC application, resume, transcripts, and statement of interest. Applications must be received by April 6th, 2018

Contact Information:

Maia London

Maiajlondon@fs.fed.us

435-865-3778

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