Dudek is seeking an archaeologist with 10+ years of experience in cultural resources management and a completed graduate degree with focus in archaeology. The archaeologist should have experience with survey, excavation, and preparation of technical reports and environmental document sections. Should have regional experience in regulations and current archaeological theory. Position is located in our San Juan Capistrano, CA office.
Duties and Responsibilities
Will work under the direct supervision of Senior cultural staff, as well as in coordination with other cultural resources staff throughout Dudek
Would work from home and office in the Orange County or south Los Angeles area
Primary fieldwork and reporting focus will be in the Orange County region, although incidental fieldwork and reporting for projects in other areas of California, Nevada, and other areas in the western United States may be required.
Anticipated to be primarily office work, multiple project coordination, and incidental fieldwork.
Expected to work for 40/hours each week
Should be able to complete relatively standard archaeological reports and fieldwork, start to finish, with limited oversight and review.
Should have a strong working understanding cultural resources management work and writing within CEQA and NHPA
Should work well with others, anticipate coordination of junior cultural staff, be capable of coordinating directly with PMs, and be receptive to Senior cultural staff QA/QC and oversight as a standard practice
BA, MA in progress or similar degree in Anthropology/Archaeology
10 years in CRM completing fieldwork, reporting, and managing field staff
BA or MA in Archaeology/Anthropology
10 years minimum in CRM
No specific certifications required
Proactive, strong writing, communication, leadership, organization, and problem solving skills.
General understanding of Word, Adobe Acrobat, Excel, and common GPS and desktop mapping platforms.
Dudek is a California-based environmental and engineering firm that helps public and private clients plan and implement reliable, effective, and compliant projects. Founded in 1980, Dudek is a stable company that has grown steadily to more than 650 professionals across the U.S., located primarily in offices in California, Hawai’i, and Oregon.
As an employee-owned company, Dudek’s culture rewards smart, productive team members with professional and financial benefits. Our offices are designed to encourage collaboration, sustainability, and connectivity with the surrounding communities.
Dudek is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by applicable law.
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