SWCA has an opportunity for an Archaeological Field Technician working in the Upper Midwest and Northern Plains. The position would report to the Bismarck, North Dakota Office, but does not require relocation. The Archaeological Field Technician will assist the Project Team in completing archaeological surveys, construction monitoring, and other field or office tasks. You will assist with GPS data collection using Trimble units and/or Tablets, coordinate with contractors in the field, and communicate with the Team through daily reporting of field activities.
Our Bismarck, North Dakota specializes in cultural and natural resources services within a relaxed work environment. We take pride in rapidly delivering on client needs, which can lead to extended field efforts with abundant overtime compensation. With our network of offices across the US, we have the ability to move our field staff rapidly to meet these needs, and the selected technicians may have the opportunity to assist on a wide variety of projects across the country as a result.
This position is a temporary, on-call, hourly position. Project work will occur primarily in North Dakota and Minnesota, although opportunities to work in other states may also arise. Per diem and lodging are provided for all project work requiring overnight stays.
Field technicians will typically conduct archaeological fieldwork under the direction of a field lead or crew chief on projects including monitoring, survey, testing, and data recovery.
Drug and alcohol screening policy
The candidate hired for this position will be assigned to work with an SWCA client, which requires mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol screening. Candidates applying for this role should be willing to comply with this requirement.
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.
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