Topic ID #39369 - posted 4/6/2018 2:31 PM

Cultural Resources Manager - Southern California

Michael Baker Intl

Michael Baker International is a global leader in Engineering, Architecture and Consulting professionals dedicated to developing and implementing innovative solutions to the world’s infrastructure and environmental challenges. Supported by more than 6,000 employees in 90 offices worldwide, we provide a full continuum of life-cycle engineering consulting, specialized global construction, base operations, Green Infrastructure, security management and intelligence solutions.



Michael Baker International’s civil engineering professionals manage and staff active projects in over 40 countries on five continents. Services are provided for a broad range of projects and capabilities, including highways, airports, bridges, rail and transit systems, government and commercial facilities, water and wastewater infrastructure, oil and gas infrastructure, and commercial/urban development. Our fields of expertise span all areas of civil engineering and include an extensive variety of specialty disciplines, such as environmental compliance and restoration, coastal engineering, urban development, and mining.



The primary functions of the Cultural Resources Manager opportunity are to conduct archaeological and paleontological resource management including: preparation of proposals, technical report and environmental document section review and preparation, client and staff management, as well as research, monitoring, survey, testing, data recovery. 

•The majority of your day would be spent managing tasks in an office 

•You will be called upon to conduct archaeological/paleontological fieldwork including monitoring, survey and excavation as well as perform/analyze records searches and complete background research.

•In addition, CEQA/NEPA/Section 106 technical report preparation and review, and

•CEQA/NEPA environmental document cultural and tribal cultural resources sections preparation.



•You’ll have earned a Master’s Degree in Anthropology (or related field) and be cross trained in Paleontology. Or you’ll have earned a Master’s Degree in Paleontology and be cross trained in Archaeology.

•On the County of San Diego list of qualified archaeologists.

•You’ll carry 8+ years of experience in Cultural Resources Management field archaeology/paleontology.

•Demonstrated experience and competency with crafting and fulfilling archaeological/paleontological mitigation measures.

•Knowledge of federal and state laws that apply to archaeology and paleontology.

•You’ll need to demonstrate excellent analytical skills and exceptional technical writing ability.

•You should be capable of working in either an office or field environment, as needed.

•Able to communicate through all contemporary business mediums (i.e., email, telephone, video conferencing)

•Attention to detail, organization, and ability to follow instructions.

•Ideal candidates will meet the Secretary of Interior Professional Qualification Standards for archeology

•A valid California driver’s license.

•Ability to travel throughout California. Candidate will report to Rancho Cordova but will be located in Southern California.


Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.


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