Kansas State Employment Center

Job Description

Job Title:   Archeologist II

County:   Shawnee

Req. No:   188391

Agency Name:   Kansas Historical Society

Posting Type:   External  --> Click here for Definition of Posting Type

Applications accepted through:    JAN 05, 2018

Job Description:

The Kansas State Historical Society seeks to hire an Archeologist II position to channel the public’s interest in archeology and historic preservation. The selected candidate will promote the preservation of cultural resources through activities and publications in person, in print, and online. 

A primary responsibility is the organization and execution of the Kansas Archeology Training Program, which includes the annual field school. Ongoing responsibilities include maintenance of cultural resources-related web pages and social media content. Unscheduled events include invited talks and requests for information or assistance. For all tasks, your work is reviewed for sufficiency and appropriateness by the supervisor during the planning stage of a project or assignment.

Learn more by viewing the position description here.

Minimum Qualifications:
Master’s degree in archeology, anthropology, or closely related field.

Pay Rate:  $17.39/hr.   This is a full-time classified position with benefits.

Application Deadline:  January 5, 2018

Agency Contact:
Robert Hoard, State Archeologist
785-272-8681 x269 or Robert.hoard@ks.gov

How To Apply:
NOTE: Submission of a resume IS NOT a complete application. This position requires the completion of the State of Kansas Employment Application. Failure to provide the required information and/or materials will result in you not being considered for employment.

STEP 1:  Register by completing the online Personal Data Form (Skip this step if you already have an Applicant ID number.)
STEP 2:  Complete the State of Kansas Online Application Form , select Historical Society and submit.
STEP 3:  Email these additional required documents to kshs.jobs@ks.gov  Include the job requisition number and your last name in the subject line.

KANSAS TAX CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED: Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a valid Kansas Certificate of Tax Clearance by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue's website at http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html  A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual's account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. A Tax Clearance expires every 90 days. All applicants, including current state employees, are responsible for submitting a valid certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency.  This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004-03. If you need assistance with the tax clearance, please contact 785-296-3199.

What to Expect Next: After your application is evaluated and ranked, you may be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview.  You will be notified of the outcome after the selection process is complete.

Veterans Preference’ Eligible (VPE): Former military personnel or their spouse that have been verified as a "veteran" under K.S.A. 73-201 will receive an interview if they meet the competency factors of the position, including any preferred selection criteria established in accordance with K.A.R. 1-6-3.  The veterans' preference laws do not guarantee the veteran a job.  Positions are filled with the best qualified candidate as determined by the hiring manager. See jobs.ks.gov for additional Veterans' Preference Information.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact the agency if reasonable accommodations are needed for any part of the application or hiring process.

The Historical Society is an ADA/EOE/VPE agency, committed to a diverse workforce.

Find out more about us at our web site

Class/Uncl Full/Part Time: Grade: Hiring Rate: Pay Frequency:
C F 024 $1,391.20 Biweekly

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