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Temporary Project Maritime Archaeologists/Marine Remote Sensing Specialists

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on September 23, 2010

Southeastern Archaeological Research, Inc. (SEARCH) is seeking Temporary Project Maritime Archaeologists/Marine Remote Sensing Specialists to complement our Maritime Division for multiple projects throughout the United States.

SEARCH is building a pool of qualified maritime archaeologists/marine remote sensing specialists to pull from for multiple short term projects throughout the United States. Successful candidates should be M.A. level or above (ABT and ABD considered) and be experienced on the water.

If you are looking for project experience and are available for short term projects and can demonstrate:

  • Knowledge in the use and analysis of CHIRP sub-bottom profilers, dual frequency side scan sonars, magnetometers, and hydrographic echo sounders;
  • Proficiency in the operation of small boats and has the ability to troubleshoot small engines, electronics, pumps, and trailers;

The successful applicant will have a developed capacity for attention to detail, be organized, able to work well on simultaneous projects, and be able to meet deadlines.  Experience in cultural resource management, preparing deliverables for the DoD and USACE is preferred.  Applicants should have a demonstrated proficiency in HyPack, MS Word, MS Office Pro suite, PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat.  Ability to use GIS is desirable.  These positions are not suitable for applicants with schedule or travel limitations.

SEARCH is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.  Applicants should be able to receive government security clearances.  Pay will be commensurate with experience.

In Word or as a PDF, please send a cover letter, resume, three references and dates of your availability to Jason Burns via email to jason@searchinc.com.  NO PHONE CALLS. SEARCH will treat all employment inquires with discretion. 

 Go to www.searchinc.com for more information about SEARCH.

SEARCH appreciates everyone’s interest in this posting as well as our other recent postings; however, due to the high volume of applicants we are unable to honor each with a personal reply. We will develop a shortlist of applicants who will be contacted within two weeks for follow-up information and to set up phone interviews.


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