Topic ID #42415 - posted 5/26/2020 4:46 PM

ARCHAEOLOGICAL FIELD TECHNICIANS – Eastern/Central Pennsylvania



Wieczorek

ARCHAEOLOGICAL FIELD TECHNICIANS – Eastern/Central Pennsylvania

A mid-sized well-established environmental consulting company, that provides strategic environmental services within the New Jersey & New York metropolitan area, is currently and continually seeking qualified Eastern/Central Pennsylvania local applicants for Field Technician positions to support an upcoming 2-3 week fieldwork project. Additional projects expected to follow.

COVID-19 NOTICE--

To promote the health and safety of our clients, staff, and their families, all temporary and full-time personnel must abide by E2PM’s COVID-19 Policies, as well as all applicable Federal, State, and Local Regulations and Guidelines pertaining to COVID-19. A copy of E2PM’s policies will be made available at time of employment. Prospective hires that tested positive must make our HR manager aware of this. Medical clearance may be requested.

DESCRIPTION

Successful applicants will be responsible for working with the firm’s senior cultural resources staff and field supervisors in the completion of basic archaeological field techniques to test/survey designated project areas for archaeological deposits, the collection of samples, and note taking. This is a temporary assignments of short duration and also potentially non-continuous assignment. Other than statutory requirements the position will have no benefits.

 

TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

·    Testing and excavating designated areas and archaeological sites

·    Screening soils for artifacts

·    Collection of soil, carbon, wood, etc. samples as directed

·    Completion of field forms, drawing sketch maps as well as profile and plan view drawings

·    Completion of field inventory forms of recovered artifacts and samples

·    Other field, lab, or office related duties as assigned

·    Perform work in a variety of environmental settings including fields, woodlots, urban areas, roadway corridors, etc.

·    Receives close supervision on all aspects of assignments

·    Typically reports to a Crew Chief, Field Supervisor, or Archaeologist

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

·    Minimum of a BA/BS degree in Anthropology, Archaeology, or related field

·    Completion of an archaeological field school OR demonstrated prior field experience

·    Must be able to stand or kneel for long periods of time and lift up to 50 lbs.

·    Ability to work outdoors and in inclement weather

·    Ability to walk/hike in rugged and rough terrain

·    Project Specific Safety Training will be provided

·    Company drug and alcohol policies shall be strictly followed.

·    Returning American Veterans will be given special consideration.

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration for this position, please submit your resume (with “Archaeological Field Technician” as the subject) to: officemgr@e2pm.com.  No employment agency submissions, please.

v  Location: Montour COUNTY, NJ

v  Hourly Compensation: Negotiable based upon experience

v  Please, no Recruiters

v  Please, no phone calls about this position

v  Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.

 

No benefits, such as medical, personal, vacation, sick, or holiday pay, are associated with this position.

 






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