Topic ID #41055 - posted 5/14/2019 10:50 AM

Staff Archaeologist - Temporary Position

Staff Archaeologist - Temporary Position

CA, Roseville

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Job Description

Arcadis is seeking a Part-Time Staff Archaeologist for Archaeological Monitoring for a construction project near Marysville, CA. Construction is expected to be 7 days per week with long daily hours. This position will therefore be split between two people approximately 40 hours a week each from July 2019 until November 2019.

Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct archaeological monitoring.
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Serve as a Staff Archaeologist for the Project.
  • Perform physically demanding tasks in adverse environmental conditions (e.g., rugged and unfamiliar terrain, remote locations, hot and cold temperatures). 
  • The ability to travel to different project locations.
  • The ability to walk and conduct fieldwork for long hours, as well as, carry supplies weighing up to 40 pounds.
  • Conduct shovel testing, pedestrian survey, and site documentation.
  • Prepare technical analyses and documents.

Required Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of experience in cultural resources management
  • Master’s degree in archaeology or a related field
  • Must meet Secretary of Interior Professional Qualifications Standards for Archaeology (48 FR44738-39)
  • Demonstrated experience in northern California
  • Demonstrated experience conducting and completing archaeological fieldwork
  • Demonstrated experience leading archaeological fieldwork or archaeological projects
  • Working knowledge of GPS systems or collector
  • Strong technical writing and communications skills
  • Ability to work with a team including internal staff and external clients
  • Basic knowledge of cultural resources management and Section 106

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in geographic information system (GIS) mapping, geoarchaeology, or geophysical survey
  • Fieldwork experience in the western U.S. (e.g. Nevada)

Why Choose Arcadis

Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world’s most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles. 

Work alongside the industry’s foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27,000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way.

Arcadis. Improving quality of life.

About This Business Line

Now more than ever, businesses and governments recognize the need to incorporate environmental concerns into their decision making. As the leader in global environmental services, Arcadis has provided groundbreaking sustainable solutions for some of the world’s most complex projects. We wrote the book on environmental remediation, and our experts continue to pioneer the development and application of cutting-edge approaches in environmental planning, site evaluation, environmental construction and strategic environmental consulting. We are encouraged to innovate, apply emerging technologies and develop better solutions through global learning opportunities and workshops. Our team improves quality of life for our clients and their communities. Join us today!


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