Archaeological Monitors (On-Call) --- Palm Springs and Palm Desert, California

James Clark

Title: Archaeological Monitors (On-Call)

Location: Palm Springs and Palm Desert, CA


Statistical Research, Inc. (SRI), a cultural resources consulting firm, seeks to expand its pool of on-call archaeological monitors for on-going and upcoming projects located in Palm Springs and Palm Desert, CA. SRI provides comprehensive CRM services to private and government clients at the federal, state, and local levels throughout the western United States from offices in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Texas, and Washington.


Minimum qualifications and Experience:


The ideal candidates should possess, at minimum, a Master’s degree in Archaeology, Anthropology, or a related field and have completed an accredited archaeological field school.  Candidates must also have a minimum of 3 years of field experience working on and/or supervising monitoring, survey, testing, and data recovery projects and be physically fit and able to perform physically demanding tasks in adverse environmental conditions (i.e., extreme heat).  Candidates should also have good organizational skills, a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and willingness to learn and execute new tasks.  Prior Mojave Desert experience will be viewed favorably, and Register of Professional Archaeologist certified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.


SRI offers a compensation package that includes competitive pay, professional development, a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid vacation/sick, and holiday leave. The salary for this position will be commensurate with the applicant’s credentials, experience and industry standards.


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How to apply

Applications should be submitted via e-mail to srijobs@... with “Archaeological Monitor (On-Call) –Palm Springs and Palm Desert, CA” referenced in the subject line, and should include a resume of relevant experience and references (with contact information, including email addresses and telephone numbers).  Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled and only applications submitted via srijobs@... will be considered.