BRIC DINE Job Posting - Archaeologist/Field Director
BRIC is currently seeking a Cultural Resource Field Director/Archaeologist in our Albuquerque NM office. This is a full-time position with benefits including medical, 401k, holidays/vacation time, and continuing education opportunities. The Field Director is part of an interdisciplinary team of archaeologists and environmental professionals. This position is an integral part of the Cultural Resource Program to manage cultural resources projects to achieve client objectives in quick and cost-effective manner. The Field Director will plan, conduct, lead and manage all phases of cultural resources projects including cultural resources surveys, site recording, excavations, monitoring, and other fieldwork duties. Duties include supervision of multiple field crews, organize fieldwork mobilization/demobilization, provide Quality Control for all data collected in the field and coordinate with Project Managers to ensure that projects are concluded on schedule and within budget. This position requires the individual to be highly organized, self-motivated, detail oriented, work well in a team-oriented setting and be able to work in a high-demand atmosphere. The Field Director must be knowledgeable of federal, state, and local historic preservation and cultural resources regulations.
*Salary commissure with CRM experience and qualifications*
For more information and to submit your resume directly please send to: Sharon.stitely@... and paula.pflepsen@...
Qualifications: Include demonstrable expertise supervising all aspects of cultural resources survey, site recording and evaluations, and archaeological testing and data recovery. Candidates should be familiar with the completion of survey and excavation forms, operating GPS units with a data recorder, and conducting quality control/quality assurance reviews of data. The candidate will possess knowledge of federal cultural resources regulations, the ability to coordinate and communicate with agencies and clients and manage budgets and schedules. The Field Director will possess or the have the qualifications to obtain current permits with a variety of public land managing agencies, with emphasis on New Mexico, Arizona, Utah, and Colorado. This position will enjoy a variety of working conditions, including field and office work.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Working directly under the Cultural Resources Program Director to plan and manage all phases of cultural resources projects
Minimum Education/Experience Requirements:
• Masters’ degree in Archaeology, Anthropology, or closely related discipline
Preferred Education/Experience Requirements:
• First consideration will be given to residents of New Mexico and Arizona with experience on the Navajo Nation
Position will require extensive physical exertion, such as walking up to 10 hours a day at speeds of at least 3 mph over steep, uneven, heavily wooded, challenging terrain in outdoor heat /cold stress conditions and weather elements such as wind, snow or rain. Ability to carry up to 50 lbs. of equipment. Potential contact with poisonous plants, insects and animals. Individual must be able to conduct these tasks while wearing the appropriate personal protective equipment. This work may be performed in remote. rugged to extremely rugged terrain in extreme temperature ranges, often in uninhabited areas and may require camping. Some sedentary work is performed in an office setting.
Required: Permitted as PI/FD on state and federal lands in NM, AZ, and Navajo Nation
Preferred: Permitted in surrounding states and regions
Corporate Overview: Dine Development Corporation (DDC), is a wholly-owned entity of the Navajo Nation, established in 2004 to provide economic benefits to the Navajo Nation. BRIC is a subsidiary of the Dine Development Corporation. DDC-BRIC is a SBA 8(a) SDB certified professional science and technical services firm with an exceptional team of seasoned scientists, engineers and technicians. We provide a broad base of resources that support cutting edge products and services and enhance our client's ability to manage their energy, environment, technology, and defense intelligence programs. BRIC serves as a trusted advisor for achieving and maintaining sustainable and long-term compliance with regulations that govern environment. The suite of services we offer spans all aspects of natural resource stewardship and EHS compliance including: natural resource management, cultural resource management, NEPA/CEQA compliance and environmental planning.
COMPANY WEBSITE: http://bric-dine.com/