Archaeological Technician - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee   contract

San Diego
United States

United States of America - California, San Diego

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Archaeological Technician for employment in the San Diego, CA office. Field work will be performed throughout San Diego, San Bernardino, and Imperial Counties in California. Some local travel may be required.

This is a part-time, on-call position.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Prepares technical documents and sections of planning documents

  • Conducts field work as assigned as part of a project

  • Processes and conducts analysis of historic and/or prehistoric artifacts

  • Conducts archival research

  • Assists in report preparation

  • Assists in developing presentations for clients

  • Performs routine fieldwork as a trainee (such as environmental sampling, assisting with calculations, and operations, maintenance and inspection of equipment of client site), working under close supervision.

  • Performs routine tasks in support of project staff and handles less complex duties.

  • Entry-level position; may not require previous experience

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma

  • Valid U.S. Driver's License

  • Ability to perform archaeology related field tasks as needed, without restrictions.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Archaeology

  • Prior field experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 225690BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.