Topic ID #40724 - posted 3/4/2019 9:20 AM

Full-time PI at PAL - Northeast experience


PAL, a leading cultural resource management and historic preservation planning consulting firm in New England, has an immediate opening for a Principal Investigator (PI) who has experience working in the Northeast. This is a senior level position that requires CRM experience overseeing Phase I surveys, Phase II evaluations, and Phase III data recoveries. Strong research, field, and cultural material identification skills in the eastern United States is required. 

Key requirements and duties include:

M.A. in anthropology, archaeology, or a related field. 

Meet the Secretary of the Interior's Professional Qualifications Standards in Archaeology

A minimum of eight years of CRM management experience with full responsibility for managing projects in the Northeast

Experience in federal, state, and local laws and regulations related to cultural resource management

Serve as primary author and/or contribute to technical reports, research designs/proposals, mitigation/treatment plans, and other technical documents

Conduct archival research, artifact analyses, field excavations including machine work, Total Station mapping, and GPS data collection

Ability and willingness to travel for assigned projects, client meetings, and other job-related events

PAL seeks a proactive problem solver whose team-oriented approach includes training and mentoring cultural resources staff and advocating for safety in all project assignments. PAL PIs work both in the field and in the office, depending on the needs of the project.  Located in the greater Providence area, PAL offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package. 

Qualified applicants should send a resume and cover letter to: and must include Principal Investigator in the email’s subject line.

This position will remain open until filled. This job posting is also available on PAL’s website:

PAL is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


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