On-Call Archaeologist

Website Dokken Engineering

We have an immediate opening for an On-Call Archaeologist who will work closely with our two Principal archaeologists to
supplement our Cultural Management Team. We are seeking an individual with a minimum of 5 years’ experience who will be
responsible for leading the cultural resource identification and evaluation efforts associated with projects, including field
surveys, archival research, Native American Tribal Government consultation, and cultural report drafting needed to comply
with both the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) regulations.
Dokken has provided environmental and cultural resource services for over 18 years. We deliver innovative environmental and
engineering solutions for local, state, and federally funded public works projects. Our core focus is infrastructure: roadways,
bridges, highways and interchanges, water/irrigation facilities, bicycle and pedestrian paths, dams, and other public facility
projects. To learn more, visit us at www.dokkenengineering.com.
Minimum Requirements:
o Must have completed an archaeological field school.
o Must have completed a BA or BS in anthropology, archaeology, history, or cultural resource management. An MA is
o Minimum 5 years of experience in cultural resource management/archaeology, preferably in California, including:
o Archaeological Field Survey
o Extended Phase I Presence/Absence Testing
o Report Writing (sole author preferred)
o Native American Consultation
o Historical Groups Consultation
o Archival Research
o GPS/GIS data collection and mapping
o Knowledge of federal and California environmental laws (i.e., Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act,
NEPA, and CEQA).
o Experience with public works projects, transportation projects, and/or the Caltrans Section 106 process, is preferred.
Duties, As Directed:
o Conducting literature research and record searches
o Coordinating Native American consultation
o Leading archaeological field surveys and preparing site documentation
o Conducting archaeological excavation (testing and data recovery)
o Writing cultural reports including, but not limited to, Caltrans formatted cultural reports
o Working with clients, regulatory authorities, and subconsultants
o Assisting with the development and implementation of mitigation and monitoring reporting programs
Compensation: $40-65/hour depending on experience. A signing bonus may be available depending upon the position and
hour commitment.
Location: Folsom HQ office. This position also offers a remote work option. Intermittent travel for field surveys throughout the
State will be required.
Additional Perks:
o Professional Development Opportunities (Memberships, Conferences, etc.)
o Training and Tuition Reimbursement
o Professional Registration, Permits and Licensing Sponsorship
o Employee appreciation, recognition, and social events
o Volunteer opportunities (Road and creek clean ups, community service days, etc.)
o Minority Mentorship Program
o High School/College Guidance/Internships
Date Posted: 02/16/2023
Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

Email your resume to moc.gnireenignenekkodnull@yanuda or moc.gnireenignenekkodnull@sboj

It is the policy of this Company to assure that applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment,
without regard to their race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, or disability. Such action shall include employment,
upgrading, demotion, or transfer; recruitment or recruitment advertising; layoff or termination; rates of pay or other forms of
compensation; and selection for training, including apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, and/or on-the-job training.

To apply for this job please visit dokkenengineering.com.