Archaeological Field Technician

TRC Companies, Inc. Albuquerque , NM 87102

Posted 3 months ago

TRC Companies, Inc. a pioneer in groundbreaking scientific and engineering developments since the 1960s, is a national environmental, engineering consulting, and construction management firm that provides integrated services to the environmental, energy, and infrastructure markets. TRC serves a broad range of clients in government and industry, implementing complex projects from initial concept to delivery and operation.


TRC Companies, Inc., an international environmental services company, is seeking qualified on-call field technicians to work in New Mexico and adjoining states. Qualified professional will be supporting all types of archaeological field projects, ranging from small local surveys through large, multi-state projects. In addition to fieldwork, duties may include background research, regulatory consultation, analysis, and reporting. Currently we are needing experienced environmental monitors for long linear transmission line projects. A broad background in cultural, biological, and SWPPP monitoring is highly desired.

The Archaeological Field Technician will work closely with other TRC archaeologists, environmental staff, permitting specialists, and managers in TRC's Planning, Permitting, and Licensing (PPL) practice. We are seeking professionals enthusiastic about his/her work with a strong commitment to client service and technical excellence. The successful candidate will enjoy the challenges of working alongside others in a fast-paced environment while helping to develop effective solutions to both expected and unexpected project challenges.


  • One or more years of progressive experience with archaeological survey and excavation projects in New Mexico or adjoining states

  • Experience in environmental monitoring including cultural, biological, SWPPP highly desired

  • Excellent interpersonal communication and management skills

  • Familiarity with digital field technology (GPS, tablets, total station, etc.) and GIS applications and software (Collector, Fulcrum)

  • A commitment to quality and safety

  • Will be required to walk long distances, and perform physically demanding tasks in varying environments and conditions (i.e. steep terrain, heat, cold)

  • Will require travel away from the home office location.

No relocation offered for this position.

TRC offers advancement potential and a competitive compensation and benefits package including a 401(k) plan with company match. For more information please visit

EOE: Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled


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