Full-Time, Permanent Archaeologist Opening at Edwards AFB, CA
Mary-Helen Brown <mary-helen.brown@...>
About the Organization
Now is a great time to join Redhorse Corporation. Redhorse specializes in developing and implementing creative strategies and solutions with private, state, and federal customers in the areas of cultural and environmental resources services, climate and energy change, information technology, and intelligence services. We are hiring creative, motivated, and talented people with a passion for doing what's right, what's smart, and what works.
Redhorse Corporation is seeking an Archaeologist to assist on a task that may include monitoring cultural resources; evaluating archaeological sites to determine their eligibility for listing on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP); Native American consultation; maintaining curation of archival materials and the curation facility; updating the existing Edwards AFB database.
Primary duties will focus on assisting the Senior Archaeologist/Project Manager by performing tasks associated with conducting archaeological testing, excavation of test units, drawing profiles of units, surface collection of artifacts, washing or cleaning of artifacts, and recording data with a trimble GPS. The Archaeologist will perform archaeological/environmental project assignments and coordinate project issues with project team members while taking direction from the Lead Archaeologist.
The Archaeologist will assist in authoring reports per direction of the Lead Archaeologist, communicate directly with the Lead Archaeologist, and be involved with tasks that may include monitoring cultural resources; evaluating archaeological sites to determine their eligibility for listing on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP); Native American consultation; maintaining curation of archival materials and the curation facility; updating the existing Edwards AFB ICRMP; conducting Phase I archaeological surveys; conducting Phase II evaluations; maintenance of archaeological data across several databases; and utilization of GIS and GPS. The candidate will augment existing customer capabilities, work in a team framework, and be an on-site specialist to assist with the cultural resources program. The Archaeologist will work on-site at the customer’s facility (and at home, due to COVID-19) at Edwards AFB, CA.
Redhorse Corporation shall, in its discretion, modify or adjust the position to meet Redhorse’s changing needs.
This job description is not a contract and may be adjusted as deemed appropriate in Redhorse’s sole discretion.