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Archaeologist

Archaeologist

Requisition ID 
2017-18652
Work Location 
US-SC-Columbia
Department / Discipline 
Scientists
Additional Work Location 
..
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is looking for an Archaeologist for the Columbia, South Carolina office. Applicants should have experience working in outdoor field conditions and experience with Phase I surveys and Phase II archaeological site testing in the Southeastern United States. Applicants should also be able to demonstrate the ability to successfully work independently and cooperatively in order to fulfill the requirements of this position. This is a full-time position with benefits.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform Archaeological Assessments, Phase I surveys and Phase II testing
  • Communicate daily progress to Principle Investigator/Project Manager
  • Work effectively with multiple project managers, field teams and field archaeologists
  • Complete work assignments and projects on schedule and within budget
  • Must possess excellent communication and technical writing skills - Writing examples may be requested for review during application process

Skills / Qualifications

  • BA in Anthropology or related discipline, (MA preferred)
  • Three years of related experience
  • Experience managing field crews
  • Drug test and background check required
  • Experience with Phase I surveys and Phase II excavations in the Southeast
  • Experience with GIS

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

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