Topic ID #35406 - posted 3/24/2015 1:49 AM

Archaeological Field Technicians - Buffalo, NY

Jennifer Palmer

Archaeological Field Technician/Tech Services/Part-Time/On-Call/Buffalo, NY/BL - NUS00000013
Part-time – Tech Services 
Tetra Tech Inc. 
Buffalo, NY 
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. We are a diverse company, including individuals with expertise in science, research, engineering, construction, and information technology. Our strength is in collectively providing integrated services—delivering the best solutions to meet our clients' needs. With more than 13,000 employees worldwide, 300 offices worldwide and $2.5 Billion in revenue in 2014, Tetra Tech’s capabilities span the entire project cycle. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer. 
We are actively seeking part-time ARCHAEOLOGICAL FIELD TECHNICIANS for work based out of its Buffalo, NY location. 
The position of Archaeological Field Technician requires performing common tasks associated with archaeological investigations. These tasks include controlled excavation, data recordation, and plan view and profile drawing. The candidate will work closely with the Field Director to complete all field tasks as required by the specific contract. 
Essential duties include the following: 
• Controlled shovel test pit and block excavation. 
• Feature excavation. 
• Accurate note taking. 
• Artifact collection. 
• Plan view and profile drawings 
• Other duties may be assigned 
The minimum requirements for the position of Archaeological Field Technician include completion of a field school and a B.A. in Anthropology/Archaeology or closely related field is preferred. Non-degreed candidates will be considered if they can demonstrate successful completion of an archaeological field school and some knowledge of cultural resource management. The candidate should have basic knowledge of material culture and subsistence strategies of prehistoric peoples in the eastern United States, particularly in the Northeastern States. Microsoft Windows/Office software applications required. The employee may be required to conduct site visits and field activities at places and times where exposure to outdoor weather conditions is part of the working environment. Candidate must be able and available to travel and possess a valid driver’s license in good standing. 
Tetra Tech is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity. 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/Vets/Disability. 
For more information on our company, please visit our website at 
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 
Job: Archaeology
Primary Location: US-NY-Buffalo
Organization: OGA_212
Schedule: Part-time
Job Posting: Mar 23, 2015, 10:14:25 AM
Job Closing Date: Ongoing

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