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🔗Associate Project Archaeologist

  • Full Time
  • Bismarck, ND
  • $26.00/hour to $33/hour USD / Hour
  • Job Reference #: 2022-12203
  • Job Summary: SWCA is seeking an Associate Project Archaeologist in Bismarck, ND office. This role performs field and office tasks while working with and supervising crew members. This position will primarily be office-based, with some fieldwork required.
  • Job Qualifications:

    Required

    • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Archaeology, Anthropology, or related field
    • Minimum of Five (5) years of experience in Cultural Resource Management
      Advanced skills and knowledge in one or more specialty areas within archaeology (prehistoric or historic)
    • Primary report authorship in a CRM context and experience providing quality control review of field documents, site forms and reports

    Preferred

    • Experience working on a variety of project types and sizes, on all project aspects (from pre-field tasks through final report preparation), in multiple regions, and with a variety of regulatory agencies
    • Experience managing projects or tasks from larger projects
      Eligibility for BLM and State permits in North Dakota
    • Work experience in North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota and the surrounding states
    • Experience leading large field crews preferred
  • How to Apply:

    Please submit a resume to the link below on SWCA’s external careers page.

  • Job benefits: Full health benefits (medical, vision, dental), ESOP (stock ownership into retirement account)
  • Contact Name: Eric Fajer
  • Application Email: eric.fajer@swca.com
  • Application URL: https://careers-swca.icims.com/jobs/12203/associate-project-archaeologist/job

Website SWCA Environmental Consultants

SWCA Environmental Consultants is a growing employee-owned firm, providing a full spectrum of environmental services. With offices across the United States, SWCA is one of the largest environmental compliance firms and ranks among Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms.

What you will accomplish:

Manage all aspects of projects, including fieldwork, research, and report writing, with responsibility for successful on-time and on-budget completion of projects.  Take leadership in business development and marketing.  Coordinate productively with clients and agency representatives.  Supervise, direct, and instruct personnel in the field and in the office.  Conduct and oversee fieldwork, including inventory, data recovery, and monitoring.  Conduct and oversee laboratory analysis and office-based research.  Prepare proposals and technical documents.

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