Commonwealth Heritage Group, Inc. (Commonwealth), is seeking qualified applicants to fill a full-time Project Archaeologist position in our Alexandria, Virginia office. Applicants should have an M.A/M.S. in Anthropology or Archaeology and two years of experience directing fieldwork for CRM projects, preferably in the Mid-Atlantic region, and two years of experience with analysis and technical report writing. Prior experience with Trimble GPS equipment and GIS is preferred. Traveling for non-local projects is necessary.
The salary range for this position is competitive and dependent on experience with opportunities for advancement and a higher salary. We seek a candidate who wishes to grow within the company. Commonwealth offers an excellent range of benefits (health, dental, life, and disability insurance, paid leave, etc.). Commonwealth is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please email letters of interest, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and a list of three professional references with contact information to:
Jo Balicki Regional Director Commonwealth Heritage Group, Inc. 5250 Cherokee Ave, Suite 300 Alexandria, VA 22312 email@example.com
Primary responsibilities include: • leading and supervising field staff; • recording prehistoric and historic sites through survey; • excavating historic and prehistoric sites; • monitoring fieldwork quality and reviewing paperwork/notes; • conducting background research required for assessments; • technical report preparation; • adhering to established budgets and schedules; • maintaining appropriate professional standards of quality and technical proficiency; • positively interacting with a variety of clients, governmental agencies, and team members to meet deadlines and confidently represent the company; • and other duties as may be required.
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Founded in 1988, Commonwealth Heritage Group, Inc. (Commonwealth) is a full-service heritage management and consulting firm serving clients for projects of all sizes. As an experienced industry leader, Commonwealth specializes in archaeology, architectural history, historic preservation and preservation planning, historic landscape analysis, compliance and litigation support, terrestrial and marine remote sensing, geoarchaeology, geophysics, and historical research.
Our talented and dedicated specialists are experienced in heritage management, including eligibility testing and evaluation for the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP), preparation of determinations of eligibility and NRHP nominations; compliance with Sections 106 and 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA); data recovery and project management to mitigate the impact of construction; planning and design for historic landscapes; and many other cultural resources compliance and due diligence projects.
Over the years, Commonwealth has developed an outstanding reputation with clients and regulatory agencies for understanding the intricacies of heritage management planning, regulatory compliance, ...and project implementation. These relationships and experiences allow us to create innovative and practical solutions for even the most complex of cultural resource projects.
In three decades, Commonwealth has completed over 4,000 projects, providing sound and exemplary service to clients and the industry. It is through examples like these that Commonwealth continues to make an impact and provide clients with the respected and merited work they desire.
Commonwealth provides service nationwide from its headquarters in Dexter, MI and nine regional offices in Littleton, MA; Traverse City, MI; Tarboro, NC; Albuquerque, NM; Columbus, OH; West Chester, PA; Ogden, UT; Alexandria, VA; and Milwaukee, WI.
For more information contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.commonwealthheritagegroup.com.