Topic ID #39638 - posted 6/18/2018 3:38 PM

On-call Archaeological Technicians - Eastern OR and Eastern WA


Position: Archaeological Technician
Position Type: Seasonal, On call
Base Pay: $14.00 – $18.00 per hour, DOE
Location:  La Grande, Oregon or Walla Walla, Washington


Anderson Perry & Associates, Inc., a full-service engineering firm,  is seeking applicants for on-call temporary archaeological technicians for numerous inventory, archaeological site testing, and monitoring projects for the 2018 field season.  These positions are project-based, but could last through the season depending on workload. Hourly wage rates will be based on education and experience, but will generally start between $14-$18/hour.  Per diem and lodging will be paid during work sessions.


Qualified applicants for the position must be able to hike at least 8 miles per day in in a variety of terrains and elevations while carrying up to 25 lb of field gear.  Minimum requirements include a B.A./B.S. degree in Anthropology, Archaeology, or a related field and at least 6 months experience in archaeological field survey. The projects will occur in eastern Oregon and eastern Washington and will be based out of our La Grande, Oregon and Walla Walla, Washington offices, so candidates with residency and experience in these areas will receive priority.

How to Apply

Please submit an application, a current resume, and a cover letter containing a brief introduction, summary of education, credentials, and qualifications.  The resume must clearly demonstrate professional experience; show degree(s) earned, location, relevant professional experience, and list three professional references including name, title, and telephone number.  Please complete and attach the voluntary self-identification form found at

Please e-mail cover letter, resume, and application in Microsoft Word or PDF format to  Please put “Archaeological Technician” in the subject line.  If you need assistance or accommodations, please contact us at 541-963-8309 (voice), 541-963-5456 (fax),, or by mail at P.O. Box 1107, La Grande, Oregon 97850.

Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.


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