Topic ID #36741 - posted 2/15/2016 10:40 AM

Archaeological Field Director, Yakima, WA


Harris Environmental Group, Inc.’s Tacoma, WA office is seeking an archaeological field director to assist with archaeological investigations in Yakima, WA at Yakima Training Center (YTC). Archaeological/historical archaeological experience in the Pacific Northwest and experience at YTC is required. Must be able to work as part of a cohesive team.


Start date is April/May and project will be full-time for a minimum of 2 months in the field and several weeks afterwards. Responsibilities include assisting in supervising 3 crew members, report writing, interaction with government client, interaction with Project Director, Principal Investigator, and field crew, identification of artifacts.



·   MA/MS Degree in archaeology, anthropology, or related field

·   Experience in Pacific Northwest archaeology/historical archaeology

·   Demonstrated experience with rock art, human burials, cairns, rock features

·   Knowledge of terrain found at YTC

·   Knowledge of military training and mission at YTC

·   Exceptional technical writing skills and a record of completing and editing technical reports on deadlines

·   Experience with Section 106 compliance, NEPA, and other relevant compliance processes

·   Ability to work independently, as well as with a team


To apply, please email resume and letter of interest to Lisa Harris, Ph.D., President, at


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