Historical Archaeologist - Position Announcement
- *NORTHWEST ARCHAEOLOGICAL ASSOCIATES, INC*
Northwest Archaeological Associates, Inc is currently seeking an
historical archaeologist. We are looking for a highly motivated
individual with experience in cultural resources studies and project
management. Responsibilities include managing multiple projects;
supervising background research, survey and excavation field work and
laboratory analysis, and producing high quality technical reports.
Minimum qualifications are an M.A. in archaeology/anthropology, with 2
years of supervisory field experience. Experience in western United
States and with transportation-related projects is highly desirable. We
are seeking someone with experience in all phases of archaeological
investigation at historical sites including surveys, monitoring,
testing, and data recovery as well as artifact analysis and site
interpretation. The ideal candidate is familiar with federal heritage
laws and experienced in completing Section 106 assessments. The
candidate should possess strong organizational skills, be detail
oriented, familiar with contemporary research issues, and be able to
take initiative, solve problems and complete a job in a timely and
efficient manner. The candidate should demonstrate strong writing,
communication, and interpersonal skills and above all exhibit a sense of
Northwest Archaeological Associates (NWAA) specializes in professional
cultural resource management services for private clients and government
agencies throughout the Pacific Northwest. We are based in Seattle with
a geographic focus on Washington, Oregon, Idaho and western Montana.
This is a full time position with salary dependent on experience.
Benefits include health, vision, and dental insurance, retirement plan,
paid vacation and holidays.
Please send letter of interest, vita, including research interests and
single author writing sample via mail or e-mail to Northwest
Archaeological Associates, Inc. 5418 20^th Avenue NW, Suite 200 Seattle,