Topic ID #41421 - posted 8/15/2019 8:53 AM

Project Archaeologist - Portsmouth New Hampshire


Independent Archaeological Consulting, LLC, a small, woman -owned CRM firm is seeking a full-time Project Archaeologist to assist with projects in New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont. 

The successful candidate must possess demonstrable skills in cultural resources management (CRM) survey from managing field projects and crew to producing a well written and comprehensive technical report of findings.  Proficiency in both Pre-Contact and Post-Contact material culture is preferred, although we will consider applicants with strengths only in Post-Contact archaeology. 


  • ·        Graduate degree in Anthropology or Archaeology
  • ·        A minimum of two years supervisory and project management experience
  • ·        Strong writing skills
  • ·        Proficiency or experience with ESRI® ArcGIS (or similar GIS software)
  • ·        Ability to systematically excavate/interpret cultural features at sites spanning Pre- and Post-Contact eras
  • ·        Ability to manage multiple projects within budgetary limits
  • ·        Ability to identify, catalog, analyze and provide written interpretation of Post-Contact artifacts
  • ·        Ability to perform strenuous archaeological fieldwork outdoors in a variety of weather conditions; hike for extended periods of time in challenging terrain
  • ·        Be able to travel for fieldwork as required
  • ·        Maintain a valid Driver’s license
  • ·        Have access to a reliable vehicle for travel and transportation of equipment

IAC offers a competitive salary and benefits package.  To apply, email Stephanie Douglas,, the following:

  • ·        cover letter
  • ·        resume
  • ·        salary requirements
  • ·        references
  • ·        three examples of technical writing for which the applicant is sole or primary author


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