Project Manager- New Orleans

Candace Newton



R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc. has an opening for an archaeological Project Manager in its New Orleans, LA office. Expertise in the archaeology of eastern North America and the Lower Mississippi River Valley desired. The successful candidate for this position must possess a graduate degree (M.A., M.S., or Ph.D.) in Anthropology/Archaeology and have worked in the field of CRM or have served in a similar capacity for at least three years, with at least two calendar years of successful supervisory experience. This position requires superior field, lab and interpersonal skills; computer, writing, and management skills; experience with report writing; applied knowledge of Section 106 of the NHPA; and familiarity with GPS and/or GIS. Opportunities for advancement to significant management responsibilities are available for the right candidate.


This is a full time, salaried, professional position with a full benefits package (paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave; health, dental, and life insurance; and a liberal 401(k) plan). The salary is competitive and commensurate with educational and professional experience.


Candidates who have submitted applications with RCG&A previously are encouraged to apply again.


R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc. is the recipient of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s National Preservation Honor Award, the U.S. Small Business Association’s Administrator’s Award of Excellence, two Environmental Excellence and Stewardship Awards, and in 2014 was named Louisiana’s Archaeologists of the Year.  We have been named a “Top Ten” Family Friendly Business.


During the current COVID-19 pandemic R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc. is adhering to Center for Disease Control (CDC) guidance and to state and local requirements for the work place, to assure that field surveys, data analyses, agency updates, and reporting continue unabated in the safest possible work environment to the very best of our ability.


Furthermore, R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc. maintains a Drug-Free Workplace, and frequently works on projects requiring security screening. All candidates must pass a background check and drug testing.


Your application must include a letter of interest, a full CV, and contact information of three professional or academic references who can speak to your archaeological capabilities and work experience.


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