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AECOM Entry-Level Archaeologist in Los Angeles, California

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

AECOM is seeking an Entry-Level Archaeologist to be based in our Los Angeles, CA office. This position will support out Impact, Assessment & Permitting team within our Environment business line.

This full-time position is expected to begin January 2023.

The Entry-Level Archaeologist is primarily for monitoring and excavation projects in San Francisco and the greater Bay Area, though travel throughout California may be required. This is primarily a field position, however desktop work, including preparation of DPR forms, monitoring reports, and report sections will also be required.

Job Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

  • Perform cultural resources monitoring, surveys, testing and data recovery, recordation of archaeological resources, and prepare supporting documentation.

  • Other activities include assisting with lab analysis, setting up and operating GIS equipment, in and maintaining proper field notes.

  • Records field data and provides observation and interpretations of it.

  • Complete specific project tasks including the technical or logistical aspects of delivering specific components of a project’s scope, meeting with team members to gauge progress toward schedule, scope and budget.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Archaeology or related field

  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2 years experience or Master’s degree.

  • Completion of a university-based archaeological field school, and relevant experience in related role.

  • Experience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Global Positioning System (GPS), Total Station, Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop, Statistical Analysis (ex., SAS or SPSS).

  • Demonstrated experience writing portions of technical reports.

  • Relevant field experience in the Pacific Northwest.

  • Meets the Secretary of the Interior Professional Qualification Standards for Archeology.

  • MA or MS in Anthropology or related field.

  • Willingness/ability to travel and perform field work as needed.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • Candidates may be asked to submit to a Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) screening.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work. 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.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

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.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10069853

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

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