Cultural Resources Technician

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US-TX-San Antonio
Cultural Resources/Archaeology
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About the opportunity

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. SWCA's San Antonio, TX office offers a unique work environment and a diversified client-base, including generation / renewables, transportation, water infrastructure, oil and gas, and land development. Your role will be to assist the crew chiefs and field directors on a variety of projects throughout Central and South Texas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. 


Start dates are 16 May 2022 (and ongoing); end date through July 2022. 


Compensation and Schedule: Starting at $16.00 an hour.


Work schedule would be six-days on, one day off (10-hour days). Per diem, housing, and company vehicles provided. Mileage reimbursement is provided for work-related use of personal vehicles.


Positions will be filled as soon as qualified applicants are identified.


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

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in anthropology, archaeology, or a closely related field.
  • An accredited Field School Certification. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Field experience with a wide range of field methodologies, including archaeological survey, testing, excavation, methodology and monitoring.
  • Survey 123 or Arc Collector software experience.

Additional Information:

  • Current valid driver’s license and ability to pass a motor vehicle record screening. 
  • Ability to travel to a location, walk and conduct fieldwork for long hours, sometimes in inclement weather (including extreme heat and humidity), and rugged terrain
  • Ability to carry equipment and supplies weighing up to 40 pounds.
  • Ability to work variable fieldwork schedules including 6 on /1 off and 10 on /4 off

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 480-581-5378. 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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