Project Archaeologist Needed – Full-time: 30-40 hours per week
Broadbent & Associates, Inc. is seeking curriculum vitae from qualified candidates for a Project
Archaeologist in Reno, NV. This is a permanent, full-time, salaried position. Candidates may have a
specialty in historical, industrial, or prehistoric archaeology, or in architectural history. The successful
candidate will be expected to manage cultural resources projects, communicate with clients and
government agencies, prepare proposals, manage project budgets, and write compliance reports and
other project deliverables. While the successful candidate will work from Broadbent’s Reno office, they
will actively collaborate with the cultural resources team in Denver. The candidate must demonstrate a
mix of office and field skills.
Broadbent is an engineering and environmental consulting company founded in 1987. With over 100
employees, Broadbent serves a range of clients from in the western United States. Broadbent’s cultural
resources team currently includes five professional full-time staff in our Reno office and two staff-level
archaeologists in our Denver office. The cultural resources department is led by Ms. Margo Memmott
out of the Reno office. Our cultural resources team is supported by an ArcGIS/Database Specialist,
Broadbent’s administrative staff, and an additional network of temporary/seasonal field staff.
• M.A. in Archaeology, Anthropology, Architectural History, or a closely related field
• Qualify as a Crew Chief Statewide in Nevada for federally issued Archaeological Resources
Protection Act permits and State permits
• Training and experience implementing Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act
• At least five years of experience managing clients and projects
• Ability to perform both fieldwork activities and office tasks independently or with a team
• Demonstrated ability to write/produce reports, treatment plans, and other written
communication deliverables to the standards defined by the involved federal agencies and State
Historic Preservation Office guidance.
Weekly schedule of either 30 or 40 hours. Flexible work location – hybrid, work-from-home, or office.
Out-of-town fieldwork as required. Annual salary is between $52,000 and $72,800 (based on 40-hour
week), commensurate with education, training, and experience. Broadbent offers a comprehensive
benefits package for 30 or 40-hour schedules, that includes competitive pay, bonus potential, medical
insurance (monthly premiums for medical insurance fully funded by Broadbent), dental/vision
insurance, Health Savings Account, a 401K plan with a company match, paid sick leave, paid holidays,
and paid vacation.
Margo Memmott, Associate Archaeologist
Broadbent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the
workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender
identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.