Archaeological Field Technicians – Central Ohio Large-Scale Cemetery Excavations, Lawhon & Associates, Inc.
Lawhon & Associates, Inc. (L&A) is seeking several qualified field technicians for an upcoming large-scale cemetery excavation project in Central Ohio. The fieldwork is anticipated to begin early November and will last approximately eight weeks. The current work schedule consists of five 8-hour days (40 hours per week), Monday through Friday. While not currently anticipated for this project, any required overtime will be paid at time and a half. Compensation is $16.00 per hour. As this project is considered local for L&A, lodging and per diem are not included.
Qualified candidates will ideally have a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology, Archaeology, or a related field. A minimum of 1 year experience conducting archaeological surveys, completion of an archaeological field school, and previous experience with large-scale excavation is desired. Candidates with relevant experience in burial excavations in a CRM setting will be given preference, as well as those who are local or have the ability to commute daily to L&A’s Columbus office. The ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions, sufficient physical endurance to conduct standard archaeological excavation techniques, attention to detail, work reliability, and the ability to work well with others are essential to the position.
Please submit a CV/resume detailing your experience and education, three professional references, and contact information to Justin Zink, L&A’s Cultural Resources Practice Leader at email@example.com. To learn more about Lawhon & Associates, Inc., please visit our website at www.lawhon-assoc.com.