Employment Opportunities


CURRENT OPENINGS

Instructions for applying to specific positions are in the attachments below (see CLICK HERE). Those interested in other positions should email Arlene Patel (apatel@dovetailcrg.com) with a CV and cover letter that includes the type of position you are interested in.

Archaeological Project Manager
Dovetail is accepting applications for an Archaeological Project Manager based out of our Fredericksburg, Virginia office; partial remote work or a position based out of our Wilmington, Delaware office may be possible for the right candidate. The primary responsibility of this role is the management of large or otherwise complex cultural resource management projects, including agency and client coordination, project planning, creation and monitoring of budgets and schedules, and ensuring compliance with Dovetail’s quality standards. Responsibilities also extend to writing archaeological project proposals, contributing to proposal packages for on call and similar contracts, managing archaeologically-focused on call contracts, and mentoring less experienced staff members. The ideal candidate must be well-organized, with excellent communication skills, and broad experience in all phases of archaeological investigations. The salary range for the position is $58,000-$70,000, dependent upon experience, and the position is eligible for annual performance-based bonuses. CLICK HERE for a full job description and instructions on how to apply.

Project Archaeologist 
Dovetail is currently accepting applications for a full-time Project Archaeologist in our Fredericksburg, Virginia office. Primary responsibilities of this position center on the day-to-day management and performance of small to large-scale projects. The ideal candidate should be detail-oriented and well-organized, with strong analytical and communication skills. Salary will be commensurate with experience. The salary range for this position is $45,000-$70,000, dependent upon experience, and the position is eligible for performance-based bonuses. CLICK HERE for a full job description and instructions on how to apply.


Crew Chief (Archaeology)
Dovetail is currently accepting applications for a full-time archaeological Crew Chief in our Fredericksburg, Virginia office. The primary responsibilities center on the day-to-day management of small- to medium-sized field crews, including fieldwork planning and execution. The ideal candidate will be well-organized, with strong communication skills. The salary range for the position is $37,000–$41,500, and the position is eligible for performance-based bonuses. CLICK HERE for a full job description and instructions on how to apply.


Archaeological Technicians
Dovetail Cultural Resource Group is accepting applications for Archaeological Technicians for projects throughout our service area. Projects range from approximately one to four weeks in length, although longer projects may be assigned. Project schedules are typically Monday through Friday; hotel and per diem are available during the workweek for those not local to the project areas. CLICK HERE for a full job description and instructions on how to apply.

Dovetail is an Equal Opportunity Employer.