Archaeological Technician – Aberdeen, SD – 1 vacancy
Gray & Pape, a national cultural heritage firm, is seeking a seasonal field technician for an on-going Phase I based out of Aberdeen, SD. Fieldwork would start on October 11th (flexible) and continue through the end of November. Wages commensurate with experience. Compensation includes $50 per diem, drive time to the project, and lodging reimbursement while traveling to the project. The current work schedule consists of six 10 hour days (Monday through Saturday, Sundays off).
The Seasonal Field Technician performs archaeological field work, lab work, or GIS work under the direction and supervision of a Gray & Pape Project Manager/Principal Investigator. Applicants approved for the pool must have (at a minimum):
– B.A./B.S in Archaeology, Anthropology, Tribal Historic Preservation or related field with prior coursework in, or demonstrated knowledge of archaeology, prehistory, and history
– Archaeological field school experience
– Ability to use GPS unit and Total Station
– Ability to use Digital/point and shoot/DSLR cameras
– Capability to take detailed notes
– Demonstrated work reliability.
Preference will be given to those with CRM experience. Familiarity with Phase I, II, and/or III work required.
Positions are seasonal, and work is on-call, as needed. Acceptance into the qualified field technician pool is not a guarantee of a job offer or a guarantee of hours in 2021-2022. Please submit a cover letter detailing your experience and education and resume with three professional references to Ashley Huntley (firstname.lastname@example.org). No phone calls, please.
Gray & Pape is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.