Archaeologist (full-time) - Troy, NY - WSP

O'Neill, Maureen

WSP is currently initiating a search for an Archaeologist for our Troy, NY office.  We are looking for dedicated and self‑motivated professionals wishing to pursue a career with a future-ready heritage resource management practice of a global environmental team.   Please submit your application through WSP - Careers (req #49355.)


Duties and Responsibilities:

•  Directing field teams on surveys and excavations

•  Data analysis and interpretation

•  Prehistoric and historic artifact identification

•  Technical report preparation

•  Leading a team


Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.


Minimum Qualifications:

•  M.A./M.S in an appropriate field, PhD preferred

•  2+  years of related experience including experience in the context of Section 106/110 and other legal authority compliance

•  Preference will be given to a specialist with clearly defined knowledge, skills and abilities as evidenced through publications/presentations and work experience in the Northeastern United States

•  Experience directing field teams on surveys and excavations including geoarchaeology

•  Excellent technical writing skills

•  Ability to communicate effectively and work in a collaborative team environment

•  Ability to travel for projects

• Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
• Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment



WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.


WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.   At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 


WSP USA (and all of its US companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.


The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.







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Maureen O’Neill

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