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Field Crew Technician, Full Time Seasonal Temp

Location: FDL Resource Management
Supervisor: Field Crew Supervisor
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

General Summary:

Assists in implementing the Tribal Cultural Resource Management Survey field methodology as set forth in the Work Plan and works under the direction of the Field Crew Supervisor.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Carries out the investigative methodology employed for the Tribal Cultural Resource Management Survey under the direction of the Field Crew Supervisor.
  • Performs pedestrian walkover, shovel test pits, excavation units, soil cores, site mapping, feature recordation, survey techniques, and other field tasks as assigned.
  • Takes thorough, accurate, and legible notes that are documented daily describing survey activities such as text descriptions, photographs, sketches, maps and GPS coordinates of sites surveyed.
  • Adheres to safety protocols.
  • Report all activities and findings to the Field Crew Supervisor daily and weekly.
  • Appropriate work attire is required.
  • Must attend all mandatory department trainings.
  • Ensures confidentiality of all financial records and all records for employees and/or clients.
  • Displays a responsive and professional manner in promptly responding to all requests, complaints, and problems.
  • Recognizes that each employee is a representative of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa and is responsible for demonstrating courtesy, respect, and sensitivity to the needs of all others, including visitors and co-workers.
  • Represents the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa and the department in a positive and professional manner in the community.
  • Required to maintain proper attendance including reporting to work on time in accordance with applicable policies.
  • Maintains a clean and organized work area.
  • Due to changes and modifications in the job from time to time, employees are required to be flexible and assume other responsibilities assigned by management as deemed necessary.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 35 pounds is required.
  • Prolonged walking and standing, bending, stooping, climbing, pushing, pulling are required.
  • Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions, including work in adverse and extreme weather conditions.
  • Risks can include but are not limited to snake or insect bites.

Position Qualifications:

  • Archaeological field school training is required; if training not completed, training will be provided and must be completed prior to starting employment.
  • Knowledge of historic properties of religious and cultural significance to Tribal groups is preferred.
  • Understanding of Federal and state laws, regulations pertaining to antiquities on public, private (fee), and tribal (trust) lands is preferred.
  • Experience working in archaeology and/or cultural resource management is preferred.
  • Ability to communicate cross-culturally and knowledge of cross cultural protocols is preferred.
  • Ability to operate a digital camera, video camera, metal detector, binoculars, compass, cellular phone and GPS/GNSS Receiver is preferred.
  • Valid Class D driver’s license preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing is required.
  • Ability to work independently and establish priorities is required.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is required.
  • Ability to establish professional and harmonious working relationships on all projects and with all parties involved.
  • Subject to drug and alcohol testing in accordance with the Fond du Lac Reservation’s Personnel Policies.
  • Subject to pre-employment and annual background checks.
  • Travel is required, and transportation is provided to work locations.

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APPLY TO: Fond du Lac Human Resources
1720 Big Lake Road
Cloquet, MN 55720
218-878-2653