Topic ID #40686 - posted 2/20/2019 4:29 PM

Project Archaeologist position - Washington State


Tierra Right of Way Services, Ltd. is seeking a Project Archaeologist for our growing Washington cultural resources team.

Position Summary:

The project archaeologist assists with cultural resources management projects under the supervision of the cultural resources project manager and principal investigator.  Responsibilities include research; supervising crew; conducting survey, testing, monitoring, and data recovery projects; and report writing. 

The successful candidate will work out of our Seattle office, with partial telecommuting options available.  Tierra maintains dedicated GIS, editing, and IT departments which support this position. Pay will be commensurate with applicant’s experience and education.

Minimum Qualifications:

·       MA/MS in Anthropology or Archaeology.

·       Meet the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for professional archaeologist

·       3+ years of CRM experience in the Pacific northwest, preferably in Washington

·       Ability to use GPS units in the field

·       Master’s level writing skills

·       Ability to conduct fieldwork in physically demanding conditions

·       Ability to travel for fieldwork

·       Current Washington State driver’s license

·       Ability to pass federal and state security background checks

·       Ability to cooperate and function as part of a team

Tierra is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.
  To apply, please email your cover letter with your resume to    


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