Senior Archaeologist

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Senior Archaeologist

Bargas Environmental Consulting, LLC (Bargas) is seeking energetic and experienced Senior-Level Archaeologists for our growing Cultural Resources Department. Positions are available throughout California and provide exciting opportunities for career growth in a progressive, team-oriented culture.

Job Description

We are seeking Archaeologists/Cultural Resources Specialists with a minimum of 7 years of experience in cultural resources management in California who want to be part of a dynamic team of experts providing a full range of archaeological services to a diverse portfolio of clients. Under the supervision of the Director of Cultural Resources, you will lead field surveys and test excavations; conduct artifact analyses; record and evaluate archaeological sites; supervise data collection and management; prepare site records and technical reports; review work products prepared by others; conduct client coordination; and conduct/assist with project management and business development.  

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology, Archaeology, or related field required. Master’s degree strongly preferred.
  • RPA certification preferred.
  • 7+ years of experience conducting archaeological fieldwork and reporting in California, including at least 2 years’ experience in a supervisory role.
  • Proven ability to identify, record, and evaluate prehistoric and historic-age archaeological materials.
  • Proven ability to supervise archaeologists in field and office settings.
  • Project management/Principal Investigator experience highly desired.
  • Familiarity with federal and state cultural resources regulations highly desired.
  • Willingness to travel highly desired.
  • Ability to manage and analyze complex archaeological data required.
  • Experience authoring and reviewing site records and technical reports required.
  • Proficient computer skills required; familiarity with Microsoft Office 365 applications a plus.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required.
  • High degree of attention to detail and integrity required.
  • Ability to work effectively and positively in a team environment and independently.
  • Willingness to take ownership of any tasks as assigned through to completion.
  • Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license.

Additional Information

  • Must be able to walk long distances, traverse rugged and steep terrain, and work in fluctuating and potentially extreme weather conditions.
  • Must be able to sit at a computer for several hours at a the time.
  • Must be able to stand, stoop, kneel.
  • Must be able to carry equipment weighing an excess of 25lbs.
  • Must be able to pass a background, credit, and DMV check.
  • This position is open to full-time or part-time candidates. The part-time position has the potential to turn into a full-time position based on job performance and company needs.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary Range = $65,000 – $90,000, dependent on skills and experience
  • Annual bonuses*
  • Paid time off for holidays, vacation, and sick time*
  • 401(k) with matching contributions*
  • Full medical, dental, and vision benefits*
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Remote and office work locations available
  • Annual Corporate Retreat*
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities*
  • Family-oriented business with work-Life balance approach

*Some restrictions apply for part-time positions

To Apply

Please submit your resume, and cover letter to moc.gnitlusnocsagrabnull@sboj. In your cover letter, please describe why you feel you are a fit for the Bargas team and how your skills and experience relate to the job description. Please also provide three (3) professional references. No phone calls or walk-ins, please.

About Us

Bargas provides environmental solutions for a developing world and strives to provide the highest quality analysis and project management in support of sustainable planning and energy solutions.  We offer competitive pay and a positive, professional, and supportive work culture.  Bargas Environmental Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Minority Women Owned business.