TRC Companies Archaeological Technician in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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

TRC Environmental Corporation is searching for a highly motivated Archaeological Technician to join our team in Chapel Hill, NC.


  • Ensure the quality of data, fieldwork, and paperwork.
  • Perform archaeological surveys, testing, data recovery and monitoring
  • Perform background research
  • Process artifacts in a laboratory setting
  • Write technical reports meeting the requirements of historical preservation legislation.
  • Complete tasks in a timely fashion; and coordinate with project managers regarding project requirements and expectations.


  • B.A. degree in anthropology, archaeology, or a related discipline.
  • Meet the Secretary of Interior's Professional Qualification Standards in Archaeology
  • 2 to 5 years' experience in archaeological surveys and/or excavations.
  • Some experience or familiarity with the Section 106 process and state/federal historic preservation laws is required.
  • Field experience participating in survey, testing, and data recovery projects.
  • Ability to make good tactical decisions in the field.
  • Experience and/or training in artifact analysis and technical writing highly desirable.
  • Applicants must be willing to travel, have excellent communication skills, and work well on a team and individually.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled


Chapel Hill, NC - Governors Dr - CHAP