Field Archaeologists

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LSA is seeking to hire field archaeologists on an hourly, project-hire basis from a variety of market locations throughout California. The selected candidate(s) will work with a managing LSA archaeologist for conducting field surveys (either as part of a crew or individually), monitoring on construction sites, and assisting with archaeological excavation. The successful candidate(s) can be based out of Northern, Central, or Southern California.


The pay range for this position is $24 to $30 per hour. The compensation offer will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.


Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Archaeology, or Anthropology with an emphasis in Archaeology (or a similar field), and experience identifying artifacts and features in the field (such as through prior work experience or a field school), and must meet the local and federal standards and requirements. Prior experience completing DPR 523 forms is preferred, but not required.


LSA is a diversified environmental and transportation firm with California offices in Carlsbad, Clovis, Irvine, Los Angeles, Palm Springs, Point Richmond, Riverside, Roseville, and San Luis Obispo. The staff at LSA includes experts in environmental analysis, biological resources, cultural resources, paleontological resources, transportation/mobility planning and engineering, geographic information systems (GIS), air quality/climate change, noise, water quality, land use/resource management, sustainability, and general services administration (GSA). LSA has developed a reputation among clients and professional peers in both the public and private sectors as being thorough, innovative, and objective.


LSA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.


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