Topic ID #35035 - posted 2/21/2015 8:41 AM

Part-time/Seasonal, Junior-level Archaeologist - Minnesota


Part-time/Seasonal, Junior-level Archaeologist


Tetra Tech is seeking a part-time/seasonal, junior-level Archaeologist to work out of our Bloomington, Minnesota office. Responsibilities will include: desktop reviews of historical site data, data retrieval from State Historic Preservation Offices, conducting fieldwork as part of a team or individually, report preparation, and project administration assistance.


The selected candidate will have 1 to 5 years of relevant experience.  Must have demonstrated ability to successfully support complex and time sensitive projects, manage multiple tasks at one time, and resolve issues in a timely manner.  Must also have experience writing technical papers or reports. 

The ideal candidate will have strong written and verbal communications skills, and be a strong team player.  Have experience working with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat. Familiarity with maps and being able to navigate with maps and/or GPS. Must be able to manage time well and work on tasks as part of a larger project team.  Must be able to drive and pass a motor vehicle records check. 

Must have a BS or BA in anthropology or archaeology. 

Candidate must be able to walk around project sites and must be physically able to carry equipment such as maps, shovels, screens, GPS unit, and cameras during field work.  Field activities take place in a variety of weather conditions, and can occur in remote locations and include areas of uneven terrain.  Must be able to conduct shovel tests independently. The work environment will consist of a mix of office and field work, with some field work requiring overnight stays.

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Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions. EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability - No calls or agencies.


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