Geophysical Archaeologist Specialist
New South Associates, Inc. – Greensboro, NC
We are seeking a geophysical archaeologist in our Greensboro, North Carolina office. This entry level
position is intended for a qualified individual who will be part of an archaeological geophysics team.
They will join a fast paced and dynamic team of archaeologists performing geophysical surveys around
the southeast. The geophysical archaeology program at New South conducts a variety of projects
throughout the Southeastern United States including cemetery surveys, large-scale prehistoric sites,
historic sites, and everything in between.
Candidates should be archaeologists with familiarity and some experience with near-surface geophysical
field and processing method. Project assignments will involve directing field projects, processing and
interpreting data, and preparing project reports.
Master’s degree in anthropology or closely related field.
Familiarity and experience with near-surface geophysical instruments and data processing.
Basic ArcGIS skills
Basic mapping skills with GPS and total station and a willingness to learn
Good writing skills
Ability to travel (primarily within the southeast region)
RPA Certification or Eligible for RPA Certification
Experience with archaeological excavations methods
Demonstrated ability to meet schedule and deadlines within a budget
Preference will be shown for individuals with experience in the Lower South, Southeast, and
Compensation will range between $45,000 and $55,000, commensurate with experience. New South
Associates provides company paid health, dental, and vision insurance; paid time off; company holidays;
a qualified bonus plan; and a 401k plan with 10% corporate match after one year’s employment. New
South Associates supports and encourages professional conference participation and publication by its
New South Associates, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and women and minorities are
encouraged to apply. This position will be based in our Greensboro, NC office.
To apply, please send a cover letter outlining your qualifications, resume, list of at least three
references, and a writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org.