Project Archaeologist Needed, Northeast Region

Sue Cherau

Project Archaeologist Needed, Northeast Region


The Public Archaeology Laboratory, Inc. (PAL), a leading cultural resource management firm in New England, seeks an experienced Project Archaeologist for supervision of a range of CRM projects, from assessments to data recoveryThe Project Archaeologist (PA) is responsible for on-site management and quality control of field activities, report writing, and supervising field staff. The Project Archaeologist reports to a Principal Investigator.  


Key requirements include:

• M.A. in archaeology, anthropology, or a related field
• Three to five years of experience supervising field survey, excavation, and mitigation projects
• Strong research, field, and cultural material identification skills in the eastern United States, preferably in the Northeast
• Excellent organizational, written, and verbal communication skills
• Highly proficient orienteering and mapping skills with GPS, and/or total station/transit
• A valid driver’s license, ability to relocate to southern New England, and ability to travel throughout the Northeast
• Ability to pass a background and security check as required by clients


Located in the greater Providence RI area, PAL offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package. We seek motivated self-starters who are willing to work hard, communicate effectively, and make a strong contribution to a professional team. Qualified applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, and references to Kristen Heitert at kheitert@...  



PAL is an Equal Opportunity Employer





26 Main Street Pawtucket, RI  02860    Tel:  401.728.8780    Fax:  401.728.8784