Public Archeologist (Archeologist III)

***NOTE: All CAPPS Recruit job postings extend priority of service to veterans.***

JOB OBJECTIVE: Under the direction of the Site Manager and the Chief Archeologist, this position will perform advanced archeological, research and cultural resource management work for the Levi Jordan and Varner-Hogg Plantations State Historic Sites (SHS) of the Texas Historical Commission (THC). Work involves overseeing the archeological and preservation planning for the historic Levi Jordan and Varner-Hogg Plantations; development and implementation of a Public Archeology program for the sites; coordinating and assisting with the processing and analysis of artifact collections; and reporting on the results of investigations at the sites. Work under minimal supervision, with extensive latitude for use of initiative and independent judgment.

This position will contribute to planning and evaluation related to overall museum operations including, but not limited to public programming development and implementation, creation and distribution of online content and social media, retail product development, and budgeting and allocation of limited resources to accomplish site goals.

On-site housing is available at the rate of $308.60 monthly. The housing rate is established by THC policy, calculated using federal guidelines, and may change according to market values.

22-1200-66 Public Archeologist (Archeologist III) LJP.pdf

Job Vacancy Notice
Position Title: Public Archeologist 
Classification Title: Archeologist III
Job Posting Number: 22-1200-66
Salary: $4,700.00-$5,000.00/Month
Salary Group/Class#: B22/7310
FLSA: Exempt
Opening Date: 06/23/2022
Closing Date: Until filled
Duration: Regular, Full-time
Hours/Week: 40
Work Location Address: Levi Jordan Plantation State Historic Site, 10510 FM 524, Brazoria, TX 77422

To apply for this position, please complete the electronic
State of Texas Application for Employment through CAPPS Recruit.