Cultural & Paleontological Resources Technicians

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Cogstone Resource Management is looking for up to 4 local cultural and paleo resources field technicians in Morro Bay, California for a construction monitoring project. The project is expected to run five days a week for the rest of the year. 


Technicians will:

  • Conduct, construction monitoring, pre-field research and field surveys, and site testing
  • Search areas of proposed projects for evidence of historic, paleontological, and prehistoric remains
  • Determine exact location of sites and mark them on maps and aerial photographs
  • Ensure that work assignments are carried out in a safe and timely manner according to established standards and procedures
  • Clean and catalog artifacts
  • Stand for up to ten hours, although most projects work eight hour days


Position Requirements:

  • California experience
  • BA or BS in Anthropology, Geology or a closely related field.
  • Able to conduct field work for long hours, in possible inclement weather conditions and the ability to carry equipment and supplies weighing up to 40 pounds
  • Applicant must have a valid driver’s license, good driving record, with reliable transportation
  • Confident in the construction environment
  • Proficient in use of tablets and standard office software
  • Produce excellent field notes
  • Capable of working independently with a diverse, multi-disciplinary team
  • Self-motivated with strong initiative

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