Topic ID #37029 - posted 5/17/2016 3:56 AM

Associate Archaeologist/Field Director - Boise, ID

Jennifer Palmer

Associate Archaeologist/Field Director, Boise Office
ASM Affiliates, Inc. (ASM) is seeking to fill a single full-time, Associate Archaeologist/Field Director position at its Boise, Idaho office. At ASM, staff Associates/Field Directors assist senior staff in implementing survey, testing, monitoring, and data recovery projects, and participating in analytical and report preparation tasks. Specific daily project assignments will range from supervising field crews; descriptive site form and report writing; and assisting senior staff in tracking progress to ensure that all tasks are completed according to project protocols and federal and state regulations, and are done so in a timely manner. This position will require frequent out-of-town travel according to the dynamic seasonal fieldwork schedule.
ASM is seeking individuals with extensive experience with the archaeology of Idaho and the Great Basin. In order to be considered for this position, the applicant must clearly demonstrate in their resume a level of regional experience sufficient for listing on ASM’s cultural resource permits. This includes no less than 12 months of field experience in Idaho or northern Nevada and 3-5 years of general experience in the cultural resource management environment. Experience with prehistoric and historical-period archaeological resources, including material culture, is preferred, and good communication and organizational skills are a must. A Master’s degree in Archaeology, Anthropology, or a related field and completion of an archaeological field school is required.
ASM offers a competitive benefits package, including insurance and participation in an Employee Stock Ownership Program. Pay is commensurate with experience. Applicants may send current resumes and a writing sample to JoEllen Ross-Hauer ( No phone calls please.  ASM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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