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Archaeologist (Rancho Cordova, CA, US)

11 Jan 2022 3:15 PM | Dina Rivera (Administrator)

This entry- to mid-level archaeology position will assist on various projects throughout the US.

Essential Responsibilities & Duties

  • Conduct archival research
  • Plan and lead the implementation of archaeological surveys
  • Conduct archaeological monitoring
  • Prepare cultural resources reports in support of Section 106 compliance
  • Assist agencies with Native American coordination
  • Prepare CEQA and NEPA cultural resources sections
  • Assist with preparation of technical scopes of work for proposals and projects, project budgets, requests for proposals for contractors, and technical reports.
  • Participate actively in trade organizations and conferences, deliver presentations, and write technical papers.
  • Assist with project management tasks and potentially manage small projects.
  • This position has a field component; travel and some overnight travel is required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s or Doctorate degree in Archaeology or closely related field.
  • Registered Professional Archaeologist.
  • 5 years of archaeological consulting or agency experience in California or the western US.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and experience independently preparing complex technical documents for various cultural resources projects.
  • Willingness and ability to travel on short-term assignments as needed.
  • Willingness and ability to perform field tasks and oversight.
  • Candidates must also be knowledgeable of federal cultural resources regulations.
  • Valid U.S. driver’s license.


  • Market-Competitive Compensation
  • Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More
  • Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement
  • Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement
  • Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off
  • Rewards and Recognition
  • GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k)
  • And More…

Find Out More!

Register of Professional Archaeologists
411 East Northfield Drive, Box 9
Brownsburg, IN  46112

Phone: (317) 798-3001

Grievance Hotline: (410) 246-2150

You do not have to be an RPA/RA to file a Grievance

Email: info@rpanet.org

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