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Architectural historian to support fema public assistance program

NATIONWIDE

Most assignments will require travel and may require temporary deployments for 30 or more days. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, pass a security clearance and undergo a background check. Pay rate is commensurate with experience. Most expenses, i.e., travel, per diem (food and lodging), are covered by the project and reimbursed directly to deployed staff.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must meet the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards and Guidelines for Architectural History

  • Must have a minimum of 5 years of professional experience

  • Can conduct historical resource assessments and prepare associated documents and technical reports

  • Excellent communications skills

  • Must be able to work in rough conditions and challenging weather

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • A Master’s degree in history, art history, historic preservation or related field

  • Can disseminate technical information and maintain knowledge of government-wide programs and initiatives associated with implementation of historic preservation laws

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and oversee field personnel

  • Experience with Microsoft office products

  • Knowledge of Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act

  • Experience completing environmental compliance reviews for state and federal agencies

  • Experience developing recommendations regarding historic preservation and compliance

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Submit your CV to work@paleowest.com with the subject line FEMA Architectural Historian Application. Review of resumes will be on-going. Only applicants who meet the qualifications will be considered. If an employment offer is made, the offer is contingent on passing the security clearance and background check.  Applicants will be contacted if selected for an interview.

Employment is contingent on passing the background check and badging.

PaleoWest is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or other characteristics protected by law.


On-call Architectural Historian

Tallahassee, Florida

PaleoWest Archaeology is looking to immediately hire several on-call Architectural Historians for projects based out of our Tallahassee, Florida office. PaleoWest Archaeology is a solution driven consulting firm that prides itself on employing the best professionals in the industry. Serving clients nationwide, PaleoWest places an emphasis on supporting our clients’ needs, fostering new technologies that advance our industry while better protecting its fragile resources, and promoting professional development within the framework of innovation and forward thinking.

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
This position requires a B.A. or B.S. degree in history, public history, architecture, or closely related field. Experience in the Southeast is preferred, and candidates local to Montgomery, Alabama or the Florida Panhandle will be prioritized. Experience with structure documentation and knowledge of architectural elements is required. Experience and adaptability using technology is encouraged. Fieldwork may include adverse environmental conditions, including hot temperatures in urban and rural settings.

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If you are interested in joining our rapidly growing team of professionals, please email a current resume to work@paleowest.com with “Florida On-Call Architectural Historian” in the subject line.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, sex, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, or affectional or sexual orientation.


cULTURAL RESOURCES Principal Investigator

Phoenix, Arizona

PaleoWest Archaeology is a solution driven archaeological consulting firm that prides itself on employing the best CRM professionals in the industry. Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, PaleoWest places an emphasis on supporting our clients’ needs, fostering new technologies that advance our industry while better protecting its fragile resources, and promoting professional development within the framework of innovation and forward thinking. We are currently seeking a Cultural Resource Principal Investigator for our Phoenix office.

This is a full time, salaried position that comes with a great benefits package, huge growth potential, and an aggressive bonus program. The successful applicant will work alongside our existing staff to successfully navigate a variety of federal, state, and municipal ordinances for our clients. Preference will be given to candidates with a Ph.D. in anthropology. However, candidates with a Master’s degree in anthropology and 15 years of demonstrated experience will also be considered. Experience with the archaeology and history of the American Southwest is required.

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of federal, state, and municipal regulations pertaining to cultural resources

  • Experience in Arizona and, preferably, adjacent states

  • Ability to be permitted as a Principal Investigator on federal and Arizona-state permits

  • Experience preparing a variety of technical reports (including treatment plans and comprehensive data recovery reports)

  • Experience serving as a Principal Investigator on survey, testing, and data recovery projects

  • Experience developing and overseeing project budgets and proposals

The successful candidate will work closely with our Office Principal and other senior staff in our Phoenix office. Salary will be commensurate with experience and bonuses will be offered for exceptional performance. Our benefits package includes health insurance, a 401(k) plan with employer matching after six months of employment, personal time off, telecommuting, and a flexible work schedule.

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If you are interested in joining our rapidly growing team of professionals, please submit a current resume, cover letter, at least two professional references, and two writing samples.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.


PaleoWest Archaeology is a solution driven archaeological consulting firm that prides itself on employing the best CRM professionals in the industry. Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, PaleoWest places an emphasis on supporting our clients’ needs, fostering new technologies that advance our industry while better protecting its fragile resources, and promoting professional development within the framework of innovation and forward thinking. We are currently seeking a Cultural Resource Project Manager for our Phoenix office.

This is a full time, salaried position that comes with a great benefits package, huge growth potential, and an aggressive bonus program. The successful applicant will work alongside our existing staff to successfully navigate a variety of federal, state, and municipal ordinances for our clients. Candidates must have a Master’s degree in anthropology, archaeology, or a closely related field and 10 years of demonstrated professional experience working on and leading archaeological survey, testing, and data recovery projects. Experience with the archaeology and history of the American Southwest is preferred.

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of federal, state, and municipal regulations pertaining to cultural resources

  • Managing archaeological projects in Arizona and, preferably, adjacent states

  • Ability to be permitted on federal and Arizona-state permits

  • Demonstrated experience writing and preparing technical reports (cultural records reviews, surveys, historic property treatment plans, testing, monitoring, and comprehensive data recovery reports)

  • Experience developing and overseeing project budgets and proposals

  • Ability to lead field crews on survey, testing, monitoring, and data recovery projects

  • Experience managing simple to complex survey and excavation projects

The successful candidate will work in our Phoenix office most days. However, the candidate will also oversee local and non-local field projects and should be able and willing to travel throughout Arizona and, potentially, adjacent states. Salary will be commensurate with experience and bonuses will be offered for exceptional performance. Our benefits package includes health insurance, a 401(k) plan with employer matching after six months of employment, personal time off, telecommuting, and a flexible work schedule. If you are interested in joining our rapidly growing team of professionals, please email a current resume, cover letter, at least two professional references, and two professional writing samples to using the subject line: Cultural Resources Phoenix Project Manager.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.

EXPERIENCE
Archaeological: 1 year (Preferred)

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If you are interested in joining our rapidly growing team of professionals, please submit a current resume, cover letter, at least two professional references, and two professional writing samples.

Cultural Resources Project Manager

Phoenix, Arizona


PaleoWest Archaeology is a solution driven archaeological consulting firm that prides itself on employing the best CRM professionals in the industry. Headquartered in Phoenix Arizona, PaleoWest places an emphasis on supporting our clients’ needs, fostering new technologies that advance our industry while better protecting its fragile resources, and promoting professional development within the framework of innovation and forward thinking. We are currently seeking a Senior Project Manager for our Phoenix office. This is a full time, salaried position that comes with a great benefits package, huge growth potential, and an aggressive bonus program. The successful applicant will work alongside our existing staff to successfully navigate a variety of federal, state, and municipal ordinances for our clients. Candidates must minimally have a Master’s degree in anthropology, archaeology, or a closely related field and 10 years of demonstrated professional experience working on survey, testing, and data recovery projects. Experience with the archaeology and history of the American Southwest is preferred.

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of federal, state, and municipal regulations pertaining to cultural resources

  • Experience in Arizona and, preferably, adjacent states

  • Ability to be permitted on federal and Arizona state permits

  • Experience preparing a variety of technical reports (including treatment plans and comprehensive data recovery reports)

  • Experience developing and overseeing project budgets and proposals

  • Ability to lead field crews on survey, testing, and data recovery projects

  • Experience managing simple to complex survey and excavation projects

The successful candidate will work in our Phoenix office most days. However, the candidate will also oversee local and non-local field projects and should be able and willing to travel throughout Arizona and, potentially, adjacent states. Salary will be commensurate with experience and bonuses will be offered for exceptional performance. Our benefits package includes health insurance, a matching 401(k) program, personal time off, telecommuting, and a flexible work schedule.

EXPERIENCE
Professional: 10 years (Required)

EDUCATION
Master's (Required)

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If you are interested in joining our rapidly growing team of professionals, please submit a current resume, cover letter, at least two professional references, and two writing samples.

Senior Project Manager

Phoenix, Arizona


Archaeological Field Director

Phoenix, Arizona

PaleoWest Archaeology is a solution driven archaeological consulting firm that prides itself on employing the best CRM professionals in the industry. Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, PaleoWest places an emphasis on supporting our clients’ needs, fostering new technologies that advance our industry while better protecting its fragile resources, and promoting professional development within the framework of innovation and forward thinking. We are currently seeking a Cultural Resource Field Director for our Phoenix office. This is a full time, salaried position that comes with a great benefits package, huge growth potential, and an aggressive bonus program.

The successful candidate will oversee local and non-local field projects and should be able and willing to travel throughout Arizona and, potentially, adjacent states. Salary will be commensurate with experience and bonuses will be offered for exceptional performance. Our benefits package includes health insurance, a 401(k) plan with employer matching after six months of employment, personal time off, telecommuting, and a flexible work schedule.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.

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Please submit a current CV, cover letter, at least two professional references, and two writing samples.


PaleoWest Archaeology is looking to immediately hire several archaeological technicians for multiple projects based out of its California Bay Area office. PaleoWest is a technology-forward company that places an emphasis on high-quality data collection and archaeological standards. Experience and adaptability using technology is encouraged.

Fieldwork may include adverse environmental conditions, including hot and cold temperatures, precipitation, and challenging terrain for sustained durations. Experience with testing and data recovery excavation is preferred.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, sex, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, or affectional or sexual orientation.

REQUIREMENTS
The position requires a B.A. or B.S. degree in archaeology, anthropology, or closely related field. The position also requires archaeological field school or demonstrated equivalent experience. Experience in the San Francisco Bay Area and Central California is preferred, and regional and local candidates will be prioritized.

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Please submit a current CV using the subject line:  San Francisco Bay Area Field Technician.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.

Archaeological Field Technician

San Francisco, California


Archaeological Field Technician

Phoenix, Arizona

PaleoWest Archaeology is looking to immediately hire several archaeological technicians for multiple projects based out of our Phoenix, Arizona office. Archaeological technicians must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology or another applicable field and have experience conducting archaeological survey and data recovery in the Southwest region. Pay will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience.

Camping may be required for certain projects; however, a generous per diem will be provided for camping projects. Successful candidates should be motivated, resourceful, dedicated, and organized, and able to walk several miles per day over uneven terrain; safely monitor construction activities around large equipment; and excavate in urban settings and warm temperatures.

All candidates will work under the supervision of a Field Director or Project Director. Familiarity with GPS units and digital data collection is a plus but not required. This position includes the potential for advancement and may lead to a permanent position.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Southwest Archaeology: 1 year (Preferred)
GPS and Digital Data Collection: 1 year (Preferred)

EDUCATION
Bachelor's (Preferred)

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Please submit a current CV and brief letter of intent/personal statement.


PaleoWest Archaeology is looking to fill positions as Cultural Resources Monitors (CRM) and Paleonotological Resources Monitors (PRM) for construction projects.

Pay will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience. Successful candidates should be motivated, resourceful, dedicated, and organized. The CRMs and PRMs willwork respectively under the supervision of a Cultural Resources Specialist (CRS) or a Paleontological Resources Specialist (PRS).

Familiarity with GPS units and digital data collection are a plus but not required. Local candidates only, please. Work is anticipated to start in January 2019.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

Cultural Monitors (CRMs) must have the following qualifications:

  • B.S. or B.A. degree in anthropology, archaeology, historical archaeology, or a related field; and one year of archaeological field experience in California; or

  • A.S. or A.A. degree in anthropology, archaeology, historical archaeology, or a related field, and four years of archaeological field experience in California; or

  • Enrollment in upper division classes pursuing a degree in the fields of anthropology, archaeology, historical archaeology, or a related field, and two years of archaeological field experience in California.

Paleontological Monitors (PRMs) must have the following qualifications:

  • B.S. or B.A. degree in geology, paleontology, archaeology, or a related field; and one year of paleontological field experience in California; or

  • A.S. or A.A. degree in geology, paleontology, archaeology, or a related field, and four years of paleontological field experience in California; or

  • Enrollment in upper division classes pursuing a degree in the fields of geology, paleontology, archaeology, or a related field, and two years of paleontological field experience in California.

EXPERIENCE
Digital data collection: 1 year (Preferred)
GPS units: 1 year (Preferred)

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Please submit a current CV and brief letter of intent/personal statement.

Archaeological and Paleontological Monitors

Orange, California