Cultural Resources Technician

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# of Openings
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Cultural Resources/Archaeology
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About the opportunity

SWCA Environmental Consultants is expanding their team and looking for dynamic individuals who are following Phase I Survey their passion in delivering the highest-quality project work. Our Pittsburgh office is seeking archaeological  field technicians to conduct cultrural resources investigations in  Ohio.

What you will accomplish

Conduct archaeological fieldwork including monitoring, survey, testing, and data recovery. Assist with mapping responsibilities in the field, including collection of GPS data using Trimble units. 

Experience and qualifications for success

  • Ideal candidates will be based in proximity to the project area or the Pittsburgh Office.
  • A Bachelor's Degree in anthropology, archaeology, or a closely related field or and experience with a range of field methodologies, including survey, testing, excavation, and monitoring.
  • Ideal candidates will have entry level (0 to 1 year) to early career (1 to 3 years) experience.
  • An accredited Field School Certification is preferred.
  • Preferred candidates will have experience working in Ohio.
  • Current valid driver's license and the ability to safely operate a 4wd vehicle on rugged, backcountry roads required.
  • Ability to travel to a location, walk and conduct fieldwork for long hours, sometimes in inclement weather, rugged terrain, 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.


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


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