Southeastern Archaeological Research, Inc. (SEARCH) is seeking a full time Architectural Historian to support several general service contracts with private clients. This is a full time salaried position with a competitive compensation and benefit package.
- Qualified candidates should possess a Masters degree in Historic Preservation or a related field;
- 5-7 years of experience as an Architectural Historian in New England and surrounding areas;
- Superior technical writing ability;
- Must be detail oriented, organized, able to work well on simultaneous tasks, and meet deadlines;
- Ability to work and network independently, establish an independent book of business;
- Previous experience in cultural resource management, archaeology, and the preparation of deliverables for private and government clients;
- Ability to travel;
- Strong field and outdoors skill set and the ability to work in physically demanding environments;
- Experience in historical archaeology preferred;
- Proficient in MS Office Suite;
- Eligible for government security clearances.
(The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).
Hearing: Able to hear normal conversations and receive ordinary information.
Vision: Average, ordinary, visual acuity necessary to conduct architectural inspections, conduct historical research, and prepare and inspect artifacts. Clear vision at 20 inches or less and distant vision at 20 feet or more.
Physical Strength: Field work may require outdoor moderate to heavy physical labor, including archaeological excavation (Phase I, II and III)and walkover survey as much as 5-10 miles per day and often in extreme heat or cold.