GIS Specialist/SUPERVISORY Archaeologist

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GIS Specialist/SUPERVISORY Archaeologist

Pacific Legacy, Inc. is a Cultural Resources Management firm dedicated to providing quality archaeological and cultural resource management services. We help our clients navigate through regulatory compliance processes and provide an integrated historic preservation program to assist in overall planning — from design to mitigation. Pacific Legacy has an immediate opening in our Berkeley office for a GIS Specialist/Supervisory Archaeologist.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Anthropology/Archaeology;
  • Five years of prior experience supervising CRM projects with demonstrated supervisory field experience;
  • Proficiency with Geographic Information Systems (GIS), including related Esri programs including ArcGIS Pro, Survey 123, ArcGIS Online, and Field Maps;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, and regulations applicable to cultural resources (e.g., Section 106, National Environmental Policy Act, Archaeological Resources Protection Act, Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act);
  • Technical writing skills and experience preparing CRM reports and figures.

The ideal candidate has the ability to:

  • Supervise field crews;
  • Work collaboratively with fellow staff members to produce figures for reports and GIS deliverables;
  • Research, write and analyze archaeological data sufficient to produce high quality reports;
  • Assist with consultation with indigenous communities, community members, regulatory agencies, and key stakeholders;
  • Collect, process, and post-process GPS data using Trimble receivers and Esri programs including ArcGIS Pro, Survey 123, ArcGIS Online, and Field Maps;
  • Use software platforms including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access. A working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator is a plus;
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and the ability to drive field vehicles; and
  • Work in remote areas with rough terrain and changing weather conditions for extended field sessions.

Compensation and benefits:

Salary is competitive and determined based on experience and qualifications.

Pacific Legacy offers excellent employment benefits that include:

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401K profit sharing plan
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays

Please send a cover letter outlining your experience and a current resume with three references to Samantha Schell, Director of Business Development moc.ycagelcificapnull@ssenisub. Pacific Legacy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

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