Topic ID #39781 - posted 7/25/2018 10:42 AM

AECOM Cincinnati and Minneapolis Looking for Crew Chiefs- Late Summer/Autumn 2018



christopher.leary@aecom.com

Archaeological Crew Chief, Minneapolis and Cincinnati


Job Summary

AECOM Cincinnati and Minneapolis offices are looking for Archaeological Crew Chiefs for the upcoming season involving Phase I, Phase II or Phase III archaeological field work in the Mid and Eastern United States. Crew Chiefs will work under the guidance of a Senior Archaeologist and/or Anthropologist. Lodging (single occupancy) and per diem is provided. This is a part-time variable position, meaning work days and times will be determined on an as-needed basis.

Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Conducts archaeological investigations/excavations

  • Performs basic analysis of artifacts

  • Performs various reporting functions

  • Will conduct archaeological investigations/ excavations; screen soil deposits; take accurate field notes; draw accurate profiles and plan views; record archaeological field data; use digital camera; process artifacts (wash, mark and catalog) and perform basic analysis of artifacts

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 2+ years of experience in archaeological fieldwork and analysis

  • Prior experience assisting field technicians with implementing fieldwork protocols, data collection, field logistics

  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of equipment and technology used to perform recording of artifacts and archaeological surveys

  • Fluent in basic field excavation techniques, ability to process (wash, catalog and mark) recovered archaeological artifacts, and properly fill out field and laboratory forms, perform extensive manual labor including excavation with shovels.

  • Position requires flexibility to travel overnight and out of state for up to 3+ months at a time.

  • U.S. Citizenship required

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects/ clients are security sensitive.

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record.

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in outdoor environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor conditions including heat, cold, moisture, and dryness; position requires frequent repetitive bending & stooping, standing/walking, operation of vehicles, and lifting of less than 25 pounds; occasionally working with arms above shoulder level, power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.), working at heights, and performing repetitive or fine hand movements; rarely climbing stairs, working in an environment of heavy, moving, dangerous equipment, performing work in confined spaces, performing keyboard/mouse operations, working alone in isolated/remote areas, and lifting 25 - 75 pounds. Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment, including safety glasses/goggles, gloves, safety shoes/boots, hard hat, long-sleeve shirts, and tick guards.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Two years of academic study in Anthropology, Archaeology or related field and Archaeological field school with experience with three Archaeological field projects OR Bachelor's Degree in Anthropology, Archaeology or related field and Archaeological field school with one Archaeological field project

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

https://aecom.jobs/cincinnati-oh/technician-ii-crew-chief-archaeology/30DC171C28554C458352434E077B1FFF/job/

 






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