Topic ID #38019 - posted 2/3/2017 1:42 PM

Project Archaeologist


Position:              Project Archaeologist

Position Type:   Full-Time

Base Pay:             $45,000-$55,000, DOE, plus benefits

Location:              La Grande, Oregon, preferred; Walla Walla, Washington, will also be considered



This position includes working on a team to assist with the archaeological review and assessment of sites and properties associated with a variety of infrastructure and water resources projects in eastern Oregon and eastern Washington.  Candidates should have experience interfacing with the State Historic Preservation Offices in Oregon and Washington, federal, state, and tribal agencies, and Native American tribes within the larger Great Basin/Columbia Plateau region.  Experience should include cultural resource fieldwork, Section 106 documentation (including archaeological inventory reports, archaeological site and historic property forms, and National Register of Historic Places evaluations), and National Environmental Policy Act document preparation.



To apply for this position, a candidate must have prior archaeological field experience and possess a master’s degree in archaeology or a related field, be able to become certified as a Registered Professional Archaeologist (RPA), and meet the terms of an Oregon qualified archaeologist (see Oregon Revised Statute 390.235[6][B][b][A-C]).  The ideal candidate will have 3 plus years of experience preparing and conducting archaeological evaluations and reporting, and must be comfortable with working in a team environment, directing staff, leading meetings, and working with agency personnel and contractors.  Travel and overnight stays for fieldwork will be required.  


How to Apply

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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 


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