On-call Hourly Field Archaeologists - Central Oregon


Scott E
 

On-call Hourly Field Archaeologists – Central Oregon

 

Archaeological and Historical Associates, Inc., an emerging small business cultural resources firm headquartered in Bend, Oregon is seeking on-call, hourly 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

 

Field Archaeologist

Candidates should possess, at minimum, a bachelor’s degree in Archaeology, Anthropology, or a related field and have completed an accredited archaeological field school.

 

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.

 

Per Diem and lodging 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 at sstuemke@.... (Please include “On-call Staff 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