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Assessments and Career Opportunities

State Assessments are now open for the classifications of Associate and Senior State Archaeologist. Taking the assessments to establish eligibility is step one in applying for state positions. Now is the time for prospective applicants to position themselves competitively by obtaining list eligibility!

Associate State Archaeologist 3PR55

Senior State Archaeologist 3PR04

Deadline for assessments: November 27, 2023.

Career Opportunities are available now at the Office of Historic Preservation (OHP)! We are hiring for three Associate State Archaeologist positions. Archaeologists at the OHP work with state and federal agencies on project review per Section 106 of the National Preservation Act, strengthen their understanding of historic preservation through the lens of program development and regulatory compliance, and work with a great team of co-workers!

Associate State Archaeologist (multiple positions)

Deadline for applications: December 4, 2023.

In the coming weeks, we will be advertising for several additional positions in our office, including for the classifications of Senior State Archaeologist, Historian II, Historian III, and Staff Services Analyst. Announcements and details to be forthcoming in future ePosts and mailings. In the meantime, we encourage interested candidates to visit the State job site, CalCareers, to set up an account, apply for exams, fill out the state job application, and receive notifications of upcoming assessments for the above classifications and others. We look forward to expanding the OHP team!

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