[ShovelBums.Org] Technicians needed Missouri

C Dimensions seeks experienced archeological technicians in Missouri immediately for Phase I survey. Applicants should be from Missouri or Arkansas (or nearby areas of surrounding states). Must have: Minimum BA or nearly completed BA with field school; positive attitude; ability to work in very demanding upland environments with up to 10 miles of hill and mountain hiking and physical labor all day; excellent work ethic; desire to learn and implement new skills as needed; good communication skills. Work will usually be 9-10 hour days with weekends off (some weekends might be 3 day) when weather does not interrupt our ability to field. Housing is currently in small motels, cabins, or other in remote areas that might or might not always have wireless connections or cell coverage, although we make efforts to provide as much of that as possible. Positions with some skill set expansions/upward mobility are planned for the right candidates. In addition, entry level (nearing...
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[ShovelBums.Org] Associate Archaeologist - ASM

Associate Archaeologist Job Description ASM Affiliates, Inc. (ASM) is a Small Business Enterprise (SBE)-certified cultural resource management (CRM) firm with more than 35 years of experience in providing environmental regulatory compliance services to federal agencies and private proponents throughout the west. ASM is currently seeking an Associate Archaeologist to join the Kearny Mesa (San Diego) office. Please apply at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. jobs - at - asmaffiliates.com Position Overview: Coordinate cultural resource services for several clients in the Carlsbad office’s market, act as project manager for large-, mid-, and small-sized projects, supervise field staff, coordinate project needs, produce quality reports. Currently seeking an Associate Archaeologist that has the potential to advance to a Senior level position. Tasks · Manage multiple projects at once · Schedule and manage field crews and perform field work; conduct extended field rotations · Contribute to various report types, including technical reports, initial studies, work plans, and others · Schedule construction monitoring projects; be...
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[ShovelBums.Org] GIS Specialist - ASM

GIS Specialist Job Posting ASM Affiliates, Inc. (ASM) is a Small Business Enterprise (SBE)-certified cultural resource management (CRM) firm with more than 35 years of experience in providing environmental regulatory compliance services to federal agencies and private proponents throughout the west. ASM is currently seeking a GIS Specialist to join the Kearny Mesa (San Diego) office. Please apply at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. jobs - at - asmaffiliates.com Position Overview: Responsible for the completion of GIS-related maps and figures, as well as assisting with data analysis for multiple, large-scale projects. Tasks · Coordinates with Project Managers to complete standard analysis tasks, and to generate data tables for use in the completion of site records · Edits and maintains shapefiles · Creates site sketches and location maps, and related site-specific maps and figures · Prepares project maps and figures · Prepares data tables derived from GIS attributes · Conducts records searches · Additional duties as assigned by supervisor Qualifications and...
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[ShovelBums.Org] Job: Historic Structures Technician/Exhibit Specialist at Joshua Tree National Parl

Working cooperatively with the National Park Service’s Joshua Tree National Park (JOTR), the Great Basin Institute is recruiting to hire one (1) Historic Structure Technician/Exhibit Specialist. The principal objective of this position is to implement activities focused on promoting cultural scientific research related to JOTR in the area of historic preservation of structures and cultural landscapes. Examples of needed assistance include: assisting with timber and masonry stabilization efforts; repairing dry laid masonry; treating a variety of historic timber mining and homesteading related structures including preventative treatments and replacement of deteriorated elements; writing sections of draft reports; database entry; file management; preparation of National Register Nominations and Determinations of Eligibility; and other routine tasks associated with resource division functions. Completing historic preservation projects in the desert southwest requires the physical endurance to walk over a variety of terrains and in a variety of weather conditions, including extreme heat, and carry a heavy pack. Overnight camping for several...
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[ShovelBums.Org] On-Call Archaeological Monitor - Chatsworth, Los Angeles County, California

Title: On-Call Archaeological Monitor Date: January 11, 2017 Location: Chatsworth, Los Angeles County, California Statistical Research, Inc. (SRI), a multidisciplinary cultural resources consulting firm, is looking for an on-call archaeological monitor for an ongoing project in Chatsworth, Los Angeles County, California. Qualified candidates should possess, at minimum, a master's degree in Archaeology, Anthropology, or a related field, be a Registered Professional Archaeologist (i.e., RPA), and have completed an accredited archaeological field school. Candidates must also have a minimum of 2 years of archaeological survey, testing, and monitoring experience and be physically fit and able to work in adverse environmental conditions (i.e., extreme cold/heat). Candidates should also have good organizational skills, the ability to take clear and detailed notes, and be able to identify both prehistoric and historical-period cultural resources. Prior archaeological monitoring experience in Los Angeles County will be viewed favorably, as will demonstrated past field experience working with Trimble XT global positioning system (GPS) receivers....
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[ShovelBums.Org] Cultural Resource Team Lead, Portland, Oregon, United States [1 Attachment]

· Job Title: Cultural Resource Team Lead · Company Name: SWCA Environmental Consultants · Location: Portland, Oregon, United States, 97205 As Cultural Resources Team Lead, you will support office goals by pursuing project opportunities, managing large projects and clients, directing cultural resource fieldwork, and supervising and mentoring staff. SWCA offers an enthusiastic, supportive, and casual work environment with flexible schedules and a competitive total compensation and benefits package, including a stock ownership program. This position provides a great opportunity for a motivated individual to take leadership of and help grow an excellent cultural resources team. · Provide strong, positive, forward-looking leadership for your team · Ensure the quality and integrity of the team's technical products · Supervise, mentor, and support staff in all aspects of their responsibilities, including on multi-disciplinary projects · Lead and assist with business development efforts in the Portland/Oregon market · Enhance SWCA's professional reputation and relationships with clients, stakeholders, local/state/federal agencies, and...
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[ShovelBums.Org] SW Ohio positions filled

3.5hrs. That's fast position filling even by ShovelBums standards! Onto the update. Best, R. Joe Thanks to everyone who submitted info. The two field tech positions and crew chief have been filled. -- J. Scott Jones, President and Senior Archaeologist Midsouth Cultural Resource Consultants 701 Matts Hollow Road Manchester, TN 37355 (931) 273-8527 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. mailto:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.midsouthcrc.com http://www.midsouthcrc.com
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[ShovelBums.Org] GIS technician - Austin, Texas

GIS technician - Austin, Texas AmaTerraEnvironmental, Inc. seeks an entry-level GIS technician for a permanent, fulltime position in Austin, Texas.  The position require a B.A./B.S. degreein geography, anthropology, or a closely related field and coursework ortraining in the use of ESRI ArcGIS 10.x to create maps, perform basic spatialanalysis, and georeference historic maps and aerial photographs. Experience with QGIS, Global Mapper, Trimble Pathfinder Office, and ArcPadpreferred.  The  job consists of an estimated 80% GIS dutiesincluding preparing GPS units for fieldwork, processing and compiling gatheredfield data, creating a variety of general and thematic maps, archeologicalbackground and detailed site maps as well as historic, biological, and otherresource maps.  In addition, the job will include an estimated 20%technician-level archeological duties (survey, excavation, lab) to include limitedovernight travel.  Salary range for this position is $36-40,000 annually,depending on experience and skills sets. AmaTerra also offers health insurance,paid holidays, sick leave, and vacation leave, and a 401(k) after 12months.  To apply for this...
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[ShovelBums.Org] Cultural Resource/Archaeology Specialist in Winnemucca, NV

Working collaboratively with BLM Winnemucca District, the Great Basin Institute is recruiting to hire a Cultural Resource/Archaeology Specialist to support cultural resource projects on district-managed lands. The Specialist will support all aspects of the District’s cultural resource program and will be exposed to all facets of a federal land management agencies operations. Specific duties may include, but are not limited to the following: • Conducting literature searches and using NVCRIS (Nevada Cultural Resource Information System) to complete Class I inventories. • Determining cultural needs for specific projects and completing CRINAs (Cultural Resource Inventory Needs Assessment) using the information collected during the Class I inventories. • Complete field visits and Class II and Class III surveys. • Compile Class I inventory and Class II or Class III survey information to assist in writing survey reports and “Cultural Resources” sections in NEPA documents. • Prepare for Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) project meetings by reviewing meeting/project materials provided by the...
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[ShovelBums.Org] Immediate need crew chief/field leader for archaeological survey; SW Ohio

Midsouth Cultural Resource Consultants has an immediate need for a qualified archaeological crew chief/field leader for an archaeological survey in the SW Ohio, Cincinnati area. The applicant is expected to meet the qualifications of the Ohio SHPO standards for leading archaeological surveys. The survey is expected to begin the week of 1/9/17 and last 4-5 days. Pay rate begins at $16/hr. Perdiem is $35/day for non-local applicants staying in hotel. Single occupancy hotel room will be provided. Except in the most extreme instances, the crew will be expected to work in inclement weather. Please contact J. Scott Jones at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to submit a vita and letter of interest. -- J. Scott Jones, President and Senior Archaeologist Midsouth Cultural Resource Consultants 701 Matts Hollow Road Manchester, TN 37355 (931) 273-8527 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.midsouthcrc.com
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[ShovelBums.Org] Immediate need for field techs; SW Ohio, Cincinnati area

Midsouth Cultural Resource Consultants has an immediate need for two qualified archaeological field technicians for an archaeological survey in the SW Ohio, Cincinnati area. The survey is expected to begin the week of 1/9/17 and last 4-5 days. Pay rate is $14/hr. Perdiem is $35/day for non-local technicians staying in hotel. Single occupancy hotel room will be provided. Except in the most extreme instances, field technicians will be expected to work in inclement weather. Field technicians will be expected to take direction from crew chief/field leader. Please contact J. Scott Jones at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to submit a vita and letter of interest. -- J. Scott Jones, President and Senior Archaeologist Midsouth Cultural Resource Consultants 701 Matts Hollow Road Manchester, TN 37355 (931) 273-8527 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.midsouthcrc.com
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[ShovelBums.Org] ShovelBums sent out its 10,00th posting today

Happy New Year! ShovelBums sent out its 10,00th posting today, December 30th 2016 - sweet! I estimate that has covered ~40,000+ positions. I might write up something a bit more reflective this coming week, but I have to say, this is a pretty neat way to wind up 2016! Feel free to virtually buy me a beer (no-one has for months! lol!) at https://www.paypal.me/ShovelBums https://www.paypal.me/ShovelBums (or send a paypal to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. mailto:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) if you have ever found a job through ShovelBums, that was always the original deal ;-) You can read my thoughts about ShovelBums 10,000th posting here http://shovelbums.net/l/shovelbums-1000th-posting: http://shovelbums.net/l/shovelbums-1000th-posting http://shovelbums.net/l/shovelbums-1000th-posting If you have found a job through ShovelBums you can buy me a virtual beer per our agreement ;-) https://www.paypal.me/ShovelBums https://www.paypal.me/ShovelBums Thanks for all you have done to make ShovelBums a reality and work...for all of us. Best, R. Joe
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[ShovelBums.Org] Architectural Survey Opportunity -- Columbus, OH

I am seeking an experienced architectural surveyor Team Lead for the following requirement. This is a direct quote from the statement of work on an upcoming contract: Architecture: Surveyors will conduct representative exterior documentation (photographs and notes that meet SHPO standards for evaluation of resources) on all resources. Complete the survey in accordance with Section 110 of the NHPA, as well as the Guidelines for Conducting History/Architecture Surveys in Ohio, the Guidelines for the Recordation of Architectural Resources for the Ohio Historic Inventory in I-Form, and the I-Form User Guide. Interior documentation may be necessary to confirm the integrity of previously surveyed resources. In addition to exterior and select interior photographs, minimal landscape and streetscape views will be included. The survey will note fixed objects (including static aircraft displays and memorials) or any other feature the surveyor considers relevant in text, but not necessarily as a separately recorded resource. Please follow accepted practices and SHPO guidelines...
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[ShovelBums.Org] Archaeological Survey and "Shovel Test" Opportunity--Columbus, OH

The purpose of this portion of the investigations is to apply approved archaeological field and laboratory methods to determine if archaeological sites are present within the defined project areas in accordance with state and federal guidelines for archaeological inventory and to obtain Ohio State Historic Preservation Office concurrence. The site is approximately 18 acres in size and consists entirely of recent construction. Well over 50 percent of the site has been disturbed by construction and demolition of buildings (no longer extant) as well as the construction of the existing buildings. An archaeological survey will be conducted along with hand excavated shovel test pits (STP’s), following the Ohio SHPO’s Archaeology Guidelines. All STP’s shall be screened through ¼ inch hardware cloth. Changes in depth of soil colors and textures shall be recorded on standard STP forms with reference to Munsell color code descriptions. Cultural materials recovered shall be collected and the provenience recorded in field notes. Locations...
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[ShovelBums.Org] Upcoming testing and data recovery in the Charleston, SC area

Thanks to the over 80 individuals who applied for the six positions. We are closing the process to future responses and focusing on those received. Obviously it will be a tough decision. We'll let everyone know in the next several days. Best, Michael Trinkley, Ph.D. Director Chicora Foundation, Inc. PO Box 8664 Columbia, SC 29202-8664 803-787-6910 www.chicora.org P Please consider the environment before printing this email. --- This email has been checked for viruses by Avast antivirus software. https://www.avast.com/antivirus
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