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Job Opportunity: Assistant Archaeologist, West Berkshire Council

Tuesday 3rd July 2018

Salary: £22,401 - £28,221 per annum

Location: Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury

Closing Date: 9.28am, 3 July 2018

Interview Date: 19/07/2018

West Berkshire Council are looking for an enthusiastic historic environment professional to play a key role in support of the curatorial archaeology service of the unitary authority.  The primary responsibility of this post is the maintenance and development of the West Berkshire Historic Environment Record, the evidence base which underpins advice on decisions relating to development and land-use changes.  They use HBSMR software along with ArcGIS and you need to have experience of working with databases.  You will have an eye for detail but also an appreciation why up to date, accurate and inclusive information is important in the conservation and management of the archaeological resource.  You will need to keep abreast of how planning and legislation affect the historic environment.

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