Archaeological Field Technician - S. California

Charon Stoesser

Pacific Legacy, Inc., a Cultural Resources Management firm, is accepting resumes for Archaeological Technicians in Southern California. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Anthropology or related field, and at least two years of fieldwork experience in the Great Basin and California. 


Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Ability to perform pedestrian survey, test excavation, and data recovery excavation.
  • Provide support for field supervisors in connection with recording and evaluating cultural resources and be able to take detailed, accurate field notes and digital photographs.
  • Ability to use topographic maps, aerial photographs, and Trimble GPS units for navigation and mapping.
  • Ability to travel to remote locations for extended periods of time, if needed.
  • Ability to stand or kneel for long periods of time, carry up to 30 lbs of gear, and hike in rugged terrain.


Compensation:  Salary determined based on experience. 


Pacific Legacy has an immediate need for Archaeological Technicians in the areas of Orange, Los Angeles, and/or Ventura counties to conduct independent one or two-day surveys on an as-needed basis.


Please provide a cover letter outlining your qualifications, and a current resume with references to stoesser@.... Pacific Legacy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


Charon Stoesser

Office Manager/Production Assistant

Pacific Legacy, Inc.