Topic ID #41254 - posted 7/9/2019 1:01 PM

Archaeological Field Technicians – Lakeview, Oregon


Portland, OR 97204 - Tacoma, WA 98466 

Harris Environmental Group (HEG) is looking for on-call (temporary) Archaeological Field Technicians for a cultural resources survey in Lakeview, Oregon. 

Field Technicians are responsible for assisting the Crew Chief in identifying and recording cultural resources in the field. This includes identifying and documenting all types of regional artifacts and features, thoroughly filling out appropriate site forms, site/artifact photography, navigating survey transects with Garmin GPS, and mapping sites using Trimble GPS.

Minimum Qualifications:

·   Bachelor’s Degree in archaeology, anthropology, or related field

-        Accredited field school (preferred)

·   At least 12 months of supervised experience in CRM pedestrian survey (preferred)

·  Ability to work in wet conditions, inclement weather, rugged terrain, and remote locations

·  Proficiency with basic Garmin GPS devices and familiarity with Trimble GPS (using Terrasync) is preferred

·  Skill using digital tablets for site recordation (preferred)

·  Experience identifying and documenting the historical and pre-contact material culture of the southern Oregon and northern California.

HEG is an award-winning, woman-owned cultural and natural resources consulting firm specializing in the Western United States. Our team includes archaeologists, architectural historians, wildlife biologists, environmental scientists, plant ecologists, and administrative personnel. We have a long history of working with federal, state, and local agencies throughout the western United States, and our clients benefit from the collective experience of our diverse group of specialists.

Please indicate in your cover letter or CV/resumé if you have previously been listed as a Crew Chief or Field Director or listed on any federal or state permits in OR or CA.

For non-SCA projects, pay is dependent on experience and education. Per Diem is offered for travel (for days worked) and varies between projects. Lodging is typically provided.

Please send cover letter (including date of availability) and CV/resumé to Robert Patterson at

HEG is an Equal Opportunity Employer - women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.



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