Commonwealth Heritage Group is searching for archaeological field technicians for fieldwork in Memphis, TN and the surrounding region. Archaeologists are part of a team that is responsible for conducting shovel testing, pedestrian survey, and site documentation, which includes feature and artifact identification and analyses; site descriptions; photographs; and mapping.

Pay starts at $17/hour; federally contracted projects will pay prevailing wage. Hotel (single occupancy) and per diem provided for non-local archaeologists on non-local projects, per diem amount will differ depending on location/project. There is an opportunity for full-time permanent employment (benefits eligible) for Memphis archaeologists or those willing to relocate. Must be willing to travel as needed.

Commonwealth is an ACRA member firm; through ACRA’s partnership with the Small Association Leadership Alliance, Commonwealth’s part-time and temporary employees are all eligible to enroll in the ACRA Healthcare Program. Once enrolled, you can continue coverage even if you change jobs. Information will be provided upon hire.

More information and how to apply is available here.