Topic ID #42761 - posted 10/16/2020 2:29 PM

Field Technicians- Pacific Northwest


Archaeological and Historical Services (AHS) is a cultural resource firm affiliated with Eastern Washington University in Cheney, WA and conducts work all over the Northwest U.S. AHS is compiling a pool of Archaeological Technicians that may be interested in working with our staff of archaeologists and historians on an as-needed basis for projects throughout Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana.   Food per diem and lodging cost reimbursements (no travel advances) during the field session will be provided to individuals working on a project more than 50 miles from their home (based on current GSA rates for the project location). 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

1) Work with AHS cultural resource staff on a project by project basis

2) Take field notes and complete field and office forms
3) Conduct inventory surveys (may include shovel testing)

4) Conduct NRHP-evaluative testing and data recovery of archaeological sites
5) Conduct construction monitoring 
6) Basic artifact and feature identification

7) Document project/site features with gps receiver


·         A B.A. in anthropology or archaeology

·         At least 6 months of relevant field experience

·         Be able to carry 50 lbs over uneven terrain in various inclement weather conditions and work in both remote and urban locations

·         Be able to travel to either the project location or our offices in Cheney, WA


To apply for inclusion in the AHS field technician pool, please email your CV (including a current address) and three references to .  We will keep all CVs on file at our office and contact qualified field technicians as needed.


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