Temporary On-call/Hourly Supervisory Archaeologists - Central Oregon

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Temporary On-call/Hourly Supervisory Archaeologists – Central Oregon


Archaeological and Historical Associates, Inc., an emerging small business cultural resources firm headquartered in Bend, Oregon is seeking on-call, hourly supervisory field archaeologists for ongoing and upcoming projects located in Central Oregon. Candidates should have good organizational skills, a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and willingness to learn and execute new tasks. Candidates must have a minimum of 1–2 years of field experience (i.e., survey, testing, and data recovery) and be physically fit This position may require the ability to work in difficult conditions (e.g., remote locations, summer heat, rough terrain) as well as bending, stooping, carrying field equipment, standing, and walking for extended periods of time.


Essential Qualifications


Supervisory Archaeologist

Applicants should possess, at minimum, a Master degree in Archaeology, Anthropology, or a related field and have completed an accredited archaeological field school. Additional duties may include preparing and supporting the preparation of such as background studies and/or National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) Section 106 documents


Ideal qualifications include all the above, plus any of the following:

• RPA designation
• Experience with a range of Global Positioning System (Trimble Juno and Garmin GPS) equipment
• Experience with applications and resource databases (Terrain Navigator)
• Experience with geophysical survey or geoarcheological assessments
• Specialized analytical expertise (bioarcheology, geoarcheology, ceramics, lithics, fauna, etc.)
• Working knowledge of the National Register, including eligibility criteria and aspects of integrity


Hourly compensation is based on individual qualifications and experience, and higher than Exceeds Davis-Bacon Wage.


Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation with insurance.


Per Diem, lodging and mileage compensation is based on CONUS and will be provided for projects located outside the immediate Bend Vicinity.


How to Apply


If you are interested in a challenging and rewarding opportunity, please e-mail a short sample of original writing (e.g., an extract from a consulting report, honors or degree thesis, or research paper), cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references (all documents in PDF or MS Word format) to Scott Stuemke, MS RPA atsstuemke@.... (Please include “On-call/Hourly Supervisory Archeologist” in the subject line).


Archaeological and Historical Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.





Scott E. Stuemke President

     MS RPA


Archaeological and Historical Associates, Inc.

1785 NW Harriman Street

Bend, Oregon 97703


541-390-3103 Cell

541-317-1864 Voice and Facsimile


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