Topic ID #40408 - posted 11/16/2018 12:01 PM

Field Director Position, California

Brad Beacham

Archaeological Field Director

Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc. has a job opportunity for a full time exempt Archaeological Field Director. For this position, most of the work would be performed in Ridgecrest, CA.


Oversee Cultural Resources Management (CRM) field operations of the Ridgecrest, California Office, managing operations ranging throughout California and Nevada. Office currently maintains numerous concurrent contracts, with the Navy at NAWS China Lake as the prime customer. The ideal candidate must demonstrate a strong background in project and staff management; implementation of research designs in the field; and relevant regional experience in all phases of CRM.


·     Serve as the Field Director for complex cultural resource investigations, with supervision of multiple field crews

·     Plan, conduct, and lead cultural resources surveys, site recording, excavations, monitoring, and other fieldwork duties

·     Author cultural resources reports

·     Implement research designs, treatment plans, and other CRM guidance

·     Coordinate with Project Managers to ensure that projects
are concluded on schedule and within budget

·     Quality Control for all data collected in the field

·     Assist in Business Development and strengthen client relationships


Required Qualifications:

·     Master’s Degree in Anthropology or related field

·     Six to eight years of supervisory experience in CRM (preferably in California and/or the western U.S.)

·     Permittable in California

·     Strong technical writing, communication, and problem-solving skills

·     Ability to obtain a security clearance

·     Ability to conduct fieldwork in extreme terrain and environmental conditions


ADA Notations:

·     Some sedentary work is performed in an office setting. Outdoors. Rugged to extremely rugged terrain in extreme temperature ranges, often in uninhabited areas.

·     Must be able to walk 8-10 miles a day with field pack and ample water, over rough terrain in variable weather conditions which likely will include high temperatures in summer months.

·     A portion of the duties require working outdoors under extreme temperature, strenuous physical effort associated with hiking during archaeological reconnaissance and surveys, such as climbing steep slopes, and physical labor such as stooping, bending, carrying loads in excess of 50 pounds associated with archaeological excavation work.


Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc. and its subsidiaries are proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans.

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