Topic ID #39503 - posted 5/15/2018 9:20 AM

Local Field Techs Needed for On-going Data Recovery Minneapolis, MN


Merjent, Inc. & In Situ Archaeological Consulting are excited to announce seasonal employment opportunities on a
Phase III data recovery in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Additional Field Technicians will be added to crews already onsite on or before Monday May 21, 2018 for 4-5 continuous weeks of work.


For consideration please email resume and references to Please label files/attachments with your name and the position you are applying for. Additionally, please repeat this information in the subject line of your application email.



· Schedule On: Monday – Friday; 10-hour days

· Schedule Off: Saturday; Sunday

· Hourly Position; Overtime paid for all hours worked over 40 within a calendar week

· Local Project: Per diem & Lodging Not Available



Under the supervision of the Field Lead(s), a Field Technician is responsible for performing common tasks associated with Phase III data recovery.


· Complete test unit and feature excavation

· Complete shovel testing

· Complete field-related paperwork

· May assist in technical site mapping, photography and artifact collection


· Minimum of a Bachelors degree in archaeology, anthropology or related field

· Successful completion of an archaeological field school

· Minimum of 1 year of experience in a similar capacity conducting fieldwork

· Experience with historic archaeology or urban data recovery is a plus



This position requires job candidates (after a conditional offer of employment), employees, and sub-contractors to abide by our written Drug, Alcohol, and Contraband Policy which includes satisfactory test results of pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.



Due to the physical requirements of this position job candidates will be asked to complete a preplacement physical. The results of this physical are a condition of employment. A physician of occupational medicine will review your health history including allergies, vital signs, and perform a physical exam in accordance with the job description to ensure your ability to perform the requirements of this job safely. Merjent/In Situ will cover the cost and will not receive any personal medical information or history from the physician.



Merjent, Inc. and In Situ Archaeological Consulting are Equal Opportunity Employers committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.



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