Archaeological Field Technician

US-NV-Las Vegas
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Cultural Resources/Archaeology
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About the opportunity

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Do you thrive in the pursuit of ensuring excellence in environmental consulting services for your clients? SWCA Environmental Consultants is expanding their team and looking for dynamic individuals who are following their passion in delivering the highest-quality project work.


Our Las Vegas office offers a unique work environment and specializes in Cultural and Natural Resource Management.


Your role will be to assist with all project needs. You should be able to work at least a 40hr hour work week.

What you will accomplish

Help with all aspects of fieldwork, monitoring, data collection, inventory, analyses, and report production. Assist with reports and other technical documents, conduct Class I/file searches, site form preparation, literature review and historic or prehistoric research.


Experience and qualifications for success

  • Bachelor’s degree in Archaeology, Anthropology or a closely related field is preferred
  • Minimum of one (1) year experience with a range of field methodologies; including survey, testing, excavation, and monitoring required
  • An accredited Field School Certification preferred
  • Experience required to be listed with relevant archaeological permits within the Great Basin
  • Ability to be listed on state and federal cultural resource permits is a plus
  • Ability to travel to a location, walk and conduct fieldwork for long hours, sometimes in inclement weather, rugged terrain, often  at high altitudes, and ability to carry equipment and supplies weighing up to 40 pounds is required


SWCA Environmental Consultants is a growing employee-owned firm, providing a full-spectrum of environmental services. With offices across the United States, SWCA is one of the largest environmental compliance firms and ranks among Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms.


If you would like to contact SWCA regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the online application process due to a disability, please email or call 800-828-8517. This contact information is for disability accommodation requests only. All other inquiries will not receive a response. 



EOE - women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.



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