Job: As Needed Archaeological Field Director

Title As Needed Archaeological Field Director
Salary TBD
Post Date 12-13-18
Location Sacramento
Job Information
A little about us…

Tehama, LLC, is an 8(a) Certified Small Business that is tribally‐owned by the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians (the Tribe), under the common administration and management of Tepa, LLC. Tehama, LLC specializes in providing high quality Environmental Consulting Services, Architectural & Engineering Design Services and Construction Support Services to federal, commercial and municipal clients nationwide. We are dedicated to providing quality work to our clients through obtaining the highest professionals in the industry. Our employees enjoy a dynamic work environment, career development and real opportunities to make a difference. Based in Kansas City, MO, we currently support a variety of clients with offices across the U.S. Find out more about Tehama at Tehama, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity in the workforce.

Now about you…

Tehama, LLC, is actively seeking an As Needed Archaeological Field Director for our office in Sacramento, California. This position will provide technical expertise and support for a variety of clients, agencies, and projects in Western Region of the US.  Primary duties will include conducting field studies, resource impact assessments, recording prehistoric and historic‐era resources, developing site documentation, and drafting project documents.

Key Job Responsibilities
  • Lead project safety, planning, and de‐brief meetings
  • Conduct and direct field surveys, testing, data recovery, and construction monitoring projects
  • Act as Tehama’s representative in coordinating with agency and client personnel
  • Coordinate and collaborate with the Native American community
  • Assist in the management of projects, and make NRHP recommendations  Track milestone dates and deadlines for plans and permits
  • Review project documents (work and engineering plans, schedules, technical reports)
  • Recommend changes in standards, administrative procedures, facilities, methods, and practices
  • Comply with all federal and state environmental, and health and safety regulations  Perform other related duties as assigned

Job Type: 1099 Position

Job Requirements
  • Ability to obtain and maintain military installation access from government authorities
  • Valid driver’s license
  • A. in archaeology/anthropology
  • Minimum 3‐5 years of experience in directing projects and field crews
  • Working knowledge of GPS/GIS applications and software
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Excellent technical writing skills and ability/desire to conduct archival research and develop technical reports
  • Ability to work long days in challenging conditions (e.g., high heat, inclement weather)
  • Ability to safely navigate rugged terrain
  • Ability to hike long distances with heavy loads

Tehama, LLC  offers a competitive compensation package and excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, paid holidays and vacation, disability insurance, life insurance, 401K with company match and the opportunity to prosper in a growing company.

Tehama, LLC – Affirmative Action Employer/EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veteran

How to Apply

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Applicants should submit a resume, three authored technical reports (or suitable portions thereof), and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position to Brian Ludwig, Senior Project Manager, at