Company Name: SWCA Environmental Consultants
Position Title: Cultural Resources Field Manager
Location: Salt Lake City, UT, 84111
Consultants is expanding their team of qualified cultural resources field
managers. We are looking for dynamic individuals to be key players on our team
of dedicated professionals delivering the highest-quality project work.
Your role will be to
lead archaeology field projects and crews as a field director or crew chief for
projects in Utah and Nevada through the end of the 2018 field season and
possibly into the winter months. Many projects require overtime, travel, and
lengthy stays in remote areas including camping. This position is a temporary,
on-call, hourly position, though a heavy workload through the end of the 2018
field season is anticipated.
Our Salt Lake City office offers a unique work
environment and specializes in cultural and natural resources services.
archaeological fieldwork under the direction of a Project Manager and Principal
Investigator on projects including monitoring, survey, testing, and data
- Supervise, direct, and instruct
field and lab personnel as needed.
- Conduct pre-field preparation
including gear, accommodation, and transportation logistics.
- Ensure that all necessary
equipment, supplies, and forms are collected and used appropriately in the
field and properly checked-in at the office.
- Ensure that client and SWCA
safety procedures are followed in the field, and make safety calls in the
field depending on weather and other extreme conditions.
- Ensure that the project scope
of work is followed.
- Ensure that all forms and other
project data are collected and downloaded daily, and perform QA/QC checks
of all the project data.
- Track fieldwork on a daily
basis while in the field by completing tracking sheets and daily logs.
- Delegate tasks to members of
the crew and follow up on delegated tasks.
- Communicate with all crew
members regarding field schedule and project requirements.
- Organize crew and assign crew
members to specific field tasks.
- Commit to our team-oriented
approach to project completion and demonstrate this commitment to your
- B.A. or B.S. in Archaeology,
Anthropology, or related field is required. A Master's degree or higher is
- Archaeology field school or
comparable experience required.
- A minimum of 2 years of
experience is preferred in the Great Basin, Rocky Mountain, or Southwest
(western) region with a range of field methodologies, including survey,
testing, excavation, and monitoring.
- First Aid and CPR certification
and Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) training are preferred.
- Eligibility for inclusion on a Utah
and Nevada BLM Cultural Resource Use Permit in the capacity of Crew Chief
is required. Eligibility for Idaho and Wyoming permits is also preferred
(but not required)
- Demonstrated leadership ability
is required. Supervisory experience in any field or especially during
previous fieldwork is strongly preferred.
- Ability to work independently
as well as supervise small or large field crews.
- Experience using a Trimble GPS
- Experience with or ability to
quickly learn advanced archaeological technologies such as tablet computer
applications, databases, drones, and remote sensing imagery.
- Must be able to travel and be
able to conduct fieldwork for long hours, in sometimes inclement weather
conditions, including walking up to 10 miles per day, often in rugged
terrain, and be able to carry equipment and supplies weighing up to 40
- Excellent writing skills and
ability to record accurate field notes.
- Ability to take initiative,
resolve problems, and ensure that tasks are completed in the most
- Flexibility and willingness to
learn company procedures, and ability to try new, improved techniques.
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.
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EOE - women, minorities,
individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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