Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our San Diego, CA, Cultural Resources Group as a Project Archaeologist.
Under direction, applies full competency in conventional scientific solutions related to functional area of assignment and broad knowledge of precedents in specialty area. Plans and coordinates scientific work related to detailed phases of a major project.
- Duties which may require mastery of specialized techniques, ingenuity, and ability to apply analytical approach to the solution of a wide variety of problems, generally includes the following:
- Conducts studies and advanced analytical procedures.
- Produces analytical results and prepares technical reports and documents.
- Recommends solutions to problems.
- Monitors compliance with contract requirements and governmental agency regulations.
- May assist in the management of projects.
- Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
B.A./B.S. or M.S. in a field of Science to commensurate with hiring discipline. This level may be achieved by Scientists with minimum five years experience since Bachelor's degree or four years experience with Master's degree; typical incumbent has six to seven years' experience.
Good analytical skills and attention to detail, technical writing, computer and communication skills. May be eligible for project management training.
Professional certification/registration may be required, depending on discipline.
Must have demonstrated ability to see an archaeological project through from inception to completion including report preparation. Experience in artifact analysis is a plus.
Ability to process paper/electronic documents and utilize computer equipment; ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing; ability to visit project sites if necessary. Job also requires ability to assemble and analyze data.
General Competencies expected of all Professionals and Managers are as follows: Client Service, Commitment, Communication, Innovation & Continuous Improvement, Professionalism, Quality, and Teamwork.
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
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