Archaeology Field Technicians Needed, New England, $18+/hr, $50PD, Single Occupancy Hotel

Sue Cherau

The Public Archaeology Laboratory, Inc. (PAL) in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, seeks experienced archaeologists based in the Northeast for 2020 project work. Field archaeologists will work in New England; projects that are local to the Providence area do not include housing and per diem; some projects involve overnight travel with housing and per diem provided. Applicants must have:


• An undergraduate degree in anthropology/archaeology;
• Previous CRM experience in the eastern United States;
• A valid driver’s license; and
• Ability to pass a background check if required by clients.


Position requires wearing personal protective equipmentconsisting of safety glasses/goggles, hard hats, and gloves (supplied by PAL) and field boots meeting nationally recognized safety standards (supplied by applicant), as well as following all COVID-19 safety protocols. Pay rates start at $18/hour and increase commensurate with experience. 


Qualified applicants should send a resume and cover letter to kheitert@... and include the word Fieldwork in the email’s subject line. This job posting is also available on PAL’s website:


PAL is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled