On-Call Archaeology Field Technician Openings (2 total)

Gray & Pape, a national cultural heritage firm, is seeking two archaeological field technicians for an ongoing Phase 1 project in Virginia.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Project duration – 2 weeks (anticipated), beginning January 3 and ending January 12, 2024.
  • Pay – dependent on experience; range $16.50-$23.00 per hour
  • Per diem rate – $51.00 per day
  • Single occupancy lodging may be provided with weekend hotel rooms, dependent on distance from project location to residence.
  • Schedule is Monday through Friday with Saturday and Sunday off, 8-10 hour shifts anticipated.
  • There will be some drive time provided on this project.

The Archaeology Field Technician performs archaeological fieldwork, 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):

  • 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.

We will be accepting applicants for this project until 12/29/23.

Approval for work is not a guarantee of a job offer or a guarantee of hours. Please submit a cover letter detailing your experience and education and a resume with three professional references to Charity Kys (ckys@graypape.com) 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 based on disability.