Western Archaeological Services is seeking qualified archaeological field technicians for a data recovery project in northwest Colorado. We anticipate hiring approximately 15-20 field technicians for multiple data recovery projects in northwest Colorado beginning in July 2021, . Minimum requirements include undergraduate course work in archaeology, archaeological fieldwork experience, ability to perform strenuous physical activity under difficult conditions, and basic writing and mapping skills.
The duration of employment will likely be 2-3 months. The work schedule will likely be 8 days on (Thurs-Thurs), 6 days off (Fri-Wed). Hotel accommodations and per diem will be provided.
Must have the ability to walk 5+ miles over rough terrain at high elevation and to perform manual/technical labor tasks (e.g., digging with shovels, screening sediment, carrying buckets of sediment, etc.). Portions of the project will include 5 miles of hiking into and out of the site area in addition to data recovery excavation.
Salary is commensurate with experience and education.
Interested parties should e-mail their CV to Stacy Goodrick (address provided below). If you have additional questions you may also call our Rock Springs office at the number provided below.
Thank you for your interest in employment with Western Archaeological Services.
Western Archaeological Services
1600 Dewar Drive
Rock Springs, WY 80921