Immediate Need- Local On-call Archaeological Monitor (temporary), Colorado Springs, Colorado

Amie and Kimberly

AK Pioneer Consulting (AKPC) is a small woman-owned business working out of offices near Denver and Colorado Springs, CO. AKPC is searching for a local on-call archaeological monitor for a trail construction project in Colorado Springs, CO, starting immediately through the end of May 2021. Hours vary depending on the construction schedule. Hourly rates vary between $18-20/hr. depending on experience. All work varies between local with no per diem to travel with hotel and per diem.


Qualified candidates must have:

·         Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology, Archaeology, or a related field;

·         Completed an accredited archaeological field school;

·         Ability to identify and assess prehistoric and historical archaeological materials in the field;

·         Ability to work safely and efficiently on construction sites around large machinery;

·         Ability to respond to schedule changes on-the-fly and perform monitoring duties as needed;

·         Ability to think critically in the field and direct temporary work stoppages to permit a closer view of a potential discovery;

·         Ability to document and report any concerns or issues related to archaeological or cultural finds on the construction site to the Principal Investigator;

·         Ability to work in extreme climatic conditions, cold or hot weather;

·         Ability to listen, follow instructions, and communicate clearly and effectively with supervisors or construction contractors during monitoring jobs;

·         Ability to travel to a location, walk and conduct monitoring activities for long hours (sometimes in inclement weather and rugged terrain); and

·         A valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.


* Familiarity with digital field technology (Field tablets, GIS Kit, GPS, Trimble etc.) a plus.


Send Resume with at least two professional references by email to akpioneerconsulting@...

AK Pioneer Consulting, LLC
1768 Bluebird Drive
Bailey, Colorado 80421
Historic Preservation - NHPA and NEPA Compliance

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