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Thanks for your interest in the Senior Archaeologist – Pacific Northwest – US position. Unfortunately this position has been closed but you can search our 1,964 open jobs by clicking here.


  • A Master’s Degree in Anthropology or a closely related field is required.
  • At least 8 years of experience in cultural resource management (CRM) and/or some supervisory experience on archeological projects, with 2 years having been in the Pacific Northwest.
  • Strong writing and editing skills with ability to complete cultural resource forms/documents in a timely manner.
  • Experience with federal and state report and site form procedures and policies, especially in the Pacific Northwest.
  • Experience with large-scale cultural resource projects.
  • Able to write reports based on experience with a wide range of field methodologies, including survey, testing, excavation, and monitoring throughout western U.S.
  • Able to write reports based on experience identifying a variety of prehistoric and historic resource types, flora, and fauna.
  • Attention to detail a must.
  • Self-motivated, respectful of others, positive, energetic, and able to work and participate in a team environment.
  • Past experience working with tribes is preferred.
  • Able to pass a drug screening.


Physical Demands & Work Environment:

  • Has ability to perform bending, kneeling, standing, and lifting and carrying objects weighing 35 lbs. and have a tolerance for working in outdoor environments, including prolonged walking or standing on various terrain in a wide range of weather conditions.
  • Performs manual labor including excavation with shovels. 
  • Availability to work extended field rotations (sometimes 10-12 days at a time).



Salary commensurate with experience.

Salary Range: $70,000 - $84,000 Yr.


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About Tetra Tech:

Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—20,000 associates working together to provide smart, scalable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.


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