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Archaeology Laboratory Technician

Burlington City, New Jersey
Closing date
Feb 13, 2024

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Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world's most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

AECOM is seeking a full time Archaeology Laboratory Technician to work in our archaeology laboratory in the Burlington, New Jersey office. Position will be expected to perform all typical laboratory tasks such as washing, marking, collections management, etc., but will be tasked primarily with artifact cataloging in an access database.

Occasional travel for monitoring or other emergency fieldwork may also be required.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • BA/BS + 2 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
  • Master's degree in archaeology or anthropology (with an archaeology focus).+ 2 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in an archaeology laboratory setting, with extensive experience in artifact cataloging.
  • Valid Driver's License and must be able to pass AECOM's Motor Vehicle Records review.
  • Due to the nature of work, US citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Past experience may lean heavily toward either historical or precontact contexts, but some experience in both is required.
  • Past experience in both should be based in the Eastern United States.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Access or related databases.
  • The ability to become SOI qualified.

Candidates with the following additional experience would be particularly desirable for this position:
  • Field experience in the Eastern United States, preferably in the Mid-Atlantic and/or Northeast.
  • Urban field/lab experience in the Eastern United States.

Additional Information
  • Relocation is not available for this position.
  • Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position.

Offered rate of compensation (NJ) locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $56,000 - $59,000.

AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.


AECOM is the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle - from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We're the world's trusted global infrastructure firm, and we're in this together - your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you'll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm - access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10097887

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Science

Work Location Model: Hybrid

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