Archaeological Field Technician (Temporary)

Cheyenne, WY 82009

Post Date: 07/20/2018 Job ID: 165585 Industry: Other Pay Rate: DOE

Job Description:

This is a phase 1 survey for a wind farm being built outside of Cheyenne.  Some work may continue into CO. 

Expected to be two weeks (+/- depending on need) beginning the week of August 20th.

PER DIEM: $46.00/day worked + Covered hotel costs booked by the employer (single occupancy)

Hotel rooms will be booked by the company (single occupancy) and Per Diem can be paid for every day worked and weekends as long as the employee stays at the hotel during the project weekends.

The Archaeological Field Technician will perform a variety of tasks associated with archaeological fieldwork on CRM projects.

Tasks include field excavations (e.g. shovel testing, test unit excavation, shovel skimming), screening soils, recordation of field notes, the ability to use field equipment such as GPS units and digital cameras, and artifact processing.

Physical demands of the position include manual labor (e.g. hand excavation with shovels and lifting buckets of dirt), prolonged walking over different terrains while carrying field equipment, and dealing with a variety of weather conditions.

Travel is required


BA or BS in Anthropology or related field.

Must have had an archaeological field school and/or 6 months of CRM field experience.

Must have a working knowledge of the standard equipment and field methods associated with CRM projects (Phase I investigations).

Should also be able to follow instructions from a supervisor and a demonstrated ability to complete assigned tasks.

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Sam Angermeier
Staffing Analyst

Sam Angermeier is a Staffing Analyst with over 3 year's recruiting experience. Her favorite part of her job is guiding people through the daunting application process and making it easier for them to land a great job with our terrific clients. Watching candidates turn into great assets to our clients with successful careers is why she comes into work every day! The best way to reach Sam is via text message.

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