Commonwealth is seeking qualified applicants to fill additional project archaeologist positions in our Tarboro, North Carolina office, working full-time. Primary responsibilities include: leading and supervising field staff; recording archaeological sites through survey; intensive excavations for site evaluations; monitoring fieldwork
quality and reviewing paperwork/notes; conducting background research required for assessments; technical
report preparation; adhering to established budgets and schedules; maintaining appropriate professional
standards of quality and technical proficiency; positively interacting with team members to meet deadlines;
contributing to research and writing for proposal development; and other duties as may be required. This is a
travel and fieldwork-heavy position and traveling for non-local projects is necessary. We seek a candidate who
wishes to grow within the company. Pay is dependent on experience, starts at $21/hr.


  • M.A/M.S. or higher in Anthropology or Archaeology;
  • Two years of experience directing fieldwork for CRM projects, preferably in the Mid-Atlantic/Southeast
  • Familiarity with Section 106 process and NRHP eligibility criteria for sites
  • Two years of experience with analysis and technical report writing; and
  • Prior experience with Trimble GPS equipment and/or ArcCollector/Survey123/Field Maps apps (preferred)

PLEASE NOTE: As a condition of employment, Commonwealth requires that all of its employees either be fully
vaccinated against COVID-19 (proof of vaccination will be required) or apply for and have an approved medical or religious exception. Should you have questions regarding medical or religious exceptions, please contact Kathy Bowers (; 610-550-6441).

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