Museum Vest is looking for a marine archaeologist in a 100% permanent position. The position is one of three marine archaeologists. Marine archeology is affiliated with the department of the Bergen Maritime Museum. The position reports to the department director at the Bergen Maritime Museum.
Marine archeology manages marine cultural monuments in Western Norway and on Sunnmøre.
Museum Vest has three objectives for the marine archeological activity:
Manage underwater cultural monuments and the state’s property rights to these, as well as to examine and register cultural monuments.
Assess whether marine cultural monuments are threatened by plans and measures in the sea and watercourses.
Disseminate knowledge about and create good attitudes to marine cultural monuments.