Archaeologist in the Sutter Basin, CA area needed

Beth Turley

Archaeologist – Archaeologist  KM906918729

We have an immediate opportunity for an Archaeologist for the Sutter Basin area. The candidate should be resourceful, dedicated, and organized, and will work under the supervision of the Field Director or Project Director during survey and/or excavation projects. Familiarity with GPS units, DPR 523 forms, and digital data collection are a plus but not required. This position is for active monitoring of construction activities.

Essential Responsibilities & Duties:

• Perform cultural resources monitoring at construction sites to implement mitigation measures to avoid impacts to cultural resources

• Conduct archaeological field surveys

• Record data for scientific and compliance purposes using company forms and established field methodology

• Prepare daily progress/monitoring reports as needed by the project

• Use GPS equipment (Garmin/Trimble) for field data collection

• Work independently or as part of a team

• Conduct field surveys as needed

• Complete other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications:

• Master’s degree in anthropology, archaeology, historic archaeology, or a related field

•At least one year of full-time professional experience or equivalent specialized training in archaeological research, administration, or management training in archaeological research, administration, or management

•At least four months of supervised field and analytic experience in general North American archaeology

Preferred experience on Sacramento River or tributaries to the Sacramento River

•Demonstrated ability to carry out research to completion

•Demonstrated ability to complete National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) evaluations for cultural resources 

•Demonstrated ability to identify and assess subsurface and surface archaeological deposits. 

• Valid driver’s license, good driving record, access to reliable transportation

• Computer literate


(Archaeologist, Anthropology, Historic Archaeology, Cultural Resources, Archaeological Research


Interested candidates may email an updated resume to Frontdesk@...




Kerri Mendiola – Office Coordinator

Direct 916.244.7682 | Office 916.242.4347

4168 Douglas Blvd., Suite 300 Granite Bay, CA  95746


Beth Turley