Permanent Full Time California Archaeologist

Taylor Martin


EBI Consulting is seeking a full-time Archaeologist in California responsible for completing file reviews/background research, conducting field surveys and fieldwork, authoring reports, and completing Federal Communications Commission Forms 620 and 621, as needed. The successful candidate will have demonstrated capability to write technical reports at all levels of complexity. This position may be trained to complete Phase I Environmental Site Assessments and NEPA tasks. The position will work remotely from a home-office; however, routine short-term travel is required for fieldwork. 

Job Requirements

  • Completing Class I Surveys—background research for proposed projects including: map, aerial, and literature reviews and reviewing SHPO databases for known archaeological sites and surveys
  • Conducting Class III Surveys/Phase 1A & Phase 1B surveys—visiting the proposed Project Site and conducting a pedestrian survey and/or systematic subsurface testing
  • Recording archaeological sites, and completing relevant site forms and determinations of eligibility
  • Archaeological Monitoring of construction
  • Authoring technical reports, including Class III reports and desk based analyses.

Education and Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Anthropology or Archaeology required
  • Must meet the state Principal Investigator requirements and/or have a minimum of two years’ full-time experience in the region in research, writing, teaching, interpretation, or other demonstrable professional activity with an academic institution, historic organization or agency, museum, or other professional institution.

Certifications and Licenses

  • Register of Professional Archaeologists preferred
  • Must be Secretary of the Interior Qualified by meeting the archaeological qualifications described in the Secretary of Interior’s Professional Guidelines (Federal Register 48:190:44738-44739) (United States Department of the Interior 1983).

How to Apply