Coordinator (Underwater Archaeology)

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Coordinator (Underwater Archaeology)

Supports the Underwater Cultural Heritage Unit (UCHU) whose main tasks are to manage, protect and valorise Malta’s underwater cultural heritage.

(Jobsplus permit: 588/2019)

Applicants must be in possession of:

  • Pertinent Diploma Qualification (MQR level 4) or an appropriate, recognised, comparable qualification.
  • A Degree in Archaeology will be considered an asset.

Interested applicants are required to apply by sending a letter of application together with a detailed curriculum vitae by not later than 12.00 hrs (noon) of Friday 23rd August 2019 to the following address:

Human Resources Manager
Heritage Malta
Ex Royal Naval Hospital, Triq Marina
Bighi, Kalkara. KKR 1524

Or via email:

Late applications will not be considered.


Archaeologist (Marine)

The incumbent serves as the archeologist for Everglades and Dry Tortugas National Parks. Both parks contain significant archeologlcal and historic resources, including National Historic sites, National Historic Districts, National Historic Landmarks, and World Heritage Sites. Some of the archeological sites in both parks Include submerged resources and the incumbent must be an NPS diver to access them. Previous experience or education in the study of submerged archeological sites and prehistoric and historic archeologlcal sites of Florida are a requirement of the position.

Maryland Research Archaeologist

This position will perform duties related to the updating, maintenance, and collection of historical and cultural data. The position will provide essential support for the maintenance and upkeep of archaeological database products maintained by the Maryland Historical Trust (MHT, the Trust), as well as Geographic Information System (GIS) data related to the MHT archaeological research program, to ensure that these products contain accurate and current information. The Trust relies on these products as essential tools in the planning and environmental review of federal and state assisted development and public infrastructure projects throughout Maryland. The position helps facilitate Maryland compliance with federal and state historic preservation legislation including Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended, and the Maryland Historical Trust Act of 1985, as amended, State Finance and Procurement Article §5A-325 and 5A-326 of the Annotated Code of Maryland. This position will assist the Chief Archaeologist with original archaeological research as well as the monitoring of state and/or federal grant monies administered by the Trust. Furthermore, the position will facilitate the Trust’s role in assisting the growing number of counties that have enacted local legislation to protect cultural and historical resources, academics undertaking original research on topics of Maryland history and/or prehistory, and the public at large. Finally, this position is necessary to protect the considerable investment already made by the Trust in building its various data management systems.

Relevant experience in terrestrial and/or maritime archaeology, including at least one year of archaeological fieldwork experience.


Re-Posted State Underwater Archaeologist for Indiana

Nobody applied? Re-Posted.

Serves as coordinator on underwater archaeology issues

This position is located in Indianapolis and is responsible to the Division of Nature Preserves Division Director.  Incumbent serves at the senior level in the Division of Nature Preserves as the Program Manager for the Lake Michigan Coastal Program (LMCP).  Responsible for the overall programs that participate in the NOAA Coastal Zone Management Program.  The incumbent also provides support for the Coastal Advisory Board, technical assistance regarding coastal management issues, and maintains ongoing relationships with coastal communities and other state agencies.  

Historic Preservation Specialist


For over 30 years, Taylor Engineering has focused its attention on water-related issues and the effects of water resource activities on the environment.

Today, the company is comprised of 50 employees including licensed engineers, scientists, certified land planner, technicians, specialists, interns, and support staff in the fields of finance and accounting, human capital, information technologies, and administration. Collectively, professional staff members hold advanced degrees in civil, coastal, water resources, environmental engineering, and the environmental sciences.

Taylor Engineering, Inc. seeks to hire a detail-oriented part-time Historic Preservation Specialist to work in any of our Florida locations (Jacksonville, Tampa, Sarasota, or Destin).

The Historic Preservation Specialist will work with our teams to support the organization as necessary to accomplish the mission through work in several areas.


Underwater Archaeologist

Ecology and Environment, Inc. is seeking a Cultural Resource Specialist with a focus on underwater archaeology for one of our offices on the Great Lakes or along the Eastern US or Gulf coast. This position will be responsible for assisting with consultation and compliance projects to support a variety of public and private clients. Our successful candidate must have an excellent understanding of the National Historic Preservation Act (including Section 106 [its implementing regulations] and Section 110), the National Environmental Policy Act, and other federal cultural resources legislation, as well as guidance related to underwater resources. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years experience serving as a Principal Investigator, including 2 or more in an underwater environment.

Lancaster, NY Chicago, IL Albany, NY Pittsburgh, PA Arlington, VA New York, NY Pensacola, FL Houston, TX Virginia Beach, VA

HFF Bursaries for the International Congress on Underwater Archaeology

IKUWA7 – 7TH International Congress for Underwater Archaeology

The ‘International Congresses on Underwater Archaeology’ have become an important part of the programme to exchange information and experience in this important and still growing branch of archaeology. The proceedings of the first five conferences (in Germany, Zurich, London, Croatia and Spain) have been published; and that of the sixth, held in Western Australia, is under way.

The Foundation is offering the opportunity for postgraduate students from the eastern Mediterranean region* to apply for support in the form of bursaries to attend the conference. The amount of the bursary is a lump sum to cover the costs of transportation, accommodation, registration and visas (if required).

The Foundation is offering up to five bursaries for postgraduate students and early career researchers to attend the conference.

  • EU/UK based regional applicants -800EU
  • Regional applicants -1000EU