Bellevue, WA, United States
Dec 31, 2020
Apr 15, 2021
Cultural Resources Specialist 2','159756','!*!About Us
At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.
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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.
HDR is seeking a mid-level Cultural Resources Specialist with experience in archaeology in the Pacific Northwest Region. This position will be responsible for assisting with consultation and compliance projects to support clients across several business sectors, including power and transportation. The successful candidate must have working knowledge of the National Historic Preservation Act and other federal cultural resources legislation. The ideal candidate will have 5 years’ experience leading and supporting archaeological investigations, meet the Secretary of the Interior’s Professional Qualification Standards for Archaeology, and be a Registered Professional Archaeologist.
Providing cultural resource compliance support for a wide range of private and public clients.
Providing support for preparation of the cultural resources components of environmental permits, documents, and reports including writing, drafting, editing, and revising.
Assisting with archaeological (terrestrial and maritime) aspects of environmental impact analyses, feasibility, and due diligence studies.
Applying knowledge of cultural resource management principles to research, data collection and compilation, and evaluation.
Preparing, managing and monitoring scope, schedule and budget for archaeological investigations.
Providing oversight services to clients and HDR for cultural resources subcontractors.
Providing expertise on tribal and public outreach.
Providing strategic planning and guidance to HDR’s clients regarding the implementation of Section 106.
Developing or assisting with the preparation of study plans, management plans, study reports, programmatic agreements, memoranda of agreement.
Leading or assisting with consultation with State Historic Preservation Officers, Tribal Historic Preservation Officers, the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, and other consulting parties.
Master's Degree in anthropology, archaeology, history, or closely related field.
5 years of experience with cultural resources projects, planning, and executing archeological investigations.
Experience in the Pacific Northwest (Washington and/or Oregon).
Proven ability to conduct archaeological investigations.
Previous experience compiling survey data, prehistoric and historic context development, report writing, and completing NRHP evaluations.
Previous experience managing and directing field personnel.
Ability to conduct field work and participate in meetings, as needed.
Willingness to travel and work under varied weather conditions and in various terrains.
Basic understanding of Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act and other historic preservation laws.
Willingness to work in a team environment.
Strong technical writing and oral communication skills; basic computer skills (Microsoft Office products).
An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.
Experience managing small to medium-sized projects preferred.
Oregon Department of Transportation Certified in Cultural Resources a plus.
Certification by Oregon State Historic Preservation Office to conduct archaeological excavations a plus.
Experience/capabilities with GIS and/or remote data collection tools and applications (e.g., Trimble, etc.) a plus.
Other technical skills and specialties (i.e., lithic analysis, flotation, etc.) a plus.
At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.
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