Topic ID #35945 - posted 7/20/2015 12:34 PM

Archaeological and Paleontological Field Technicians (Southern California)


PCR Services Corporation, a southern California-based environmental planning and consulting firm, is seeking archaeological and paleontological field and lab technicians to assist us on an as-needed basis with upcoming projects in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Orange counties and surrounding areas.  These are independent contractor positions and compensation will be commensurate with experience, individual qualifications, and industry standards.    

Responsibilities will include archaeological or paleontological survey, excavation (testing and/or data recovery), and/or construction monitoring.  Recordation tasks such as digital photography, sketching, mapping (GPS), note-taking and field form preparation will be required for these positions.  The technicians will work under the direction of a Crew Chief and/or Project Manager.             

The ideal candidate shall have minimally a B.A or B.S. in Anthropology, Archaeology, Paleontology, Geology, or closely related field, completed an accredited archaeological field school, and/or at least 6 months experience conducting fieldwork in California.  Exceptions may be made on an individual basis.  The candidates must be task-oriented, have a positive attitude, and have the ability to work in both group and individual settings.  The technicians must be physically fit, willing to travel, able to lift up to 30 pounds, able to perform all aspects of archaeological or paleontological field work, and work effectively in adverse weather conditions.  Proficiency with Microsoft Office and GIS software is a plus.

All interested candidates shall send their Resume/CV, Cover Letter, and references to


Visit our Employment Network websites: - - For information on advertising on this website, contact