Archaeological Field Technician, Temporary/Part-time - (Flagstaff/Prescott Area)
CompanyNorth Wind Resource Consulting
Job TypeTemporary
Job Description
North Wind Resource Consulting is looking for a Part-time/Temporary Archaeological Field Technician in the Flagstaff/Prescott, AZ location.

The pedestrian survey work will occur on the Prescott and Kaibab National Forests from April through August. We are looking for qualified applicants who reside in the Prescott and Flagstaff areas.

Duties will include:
• Ensures that data collected is accurate, organized and of high quality.
• Demonstrates the ability to accurately identify historic and prehistoric artifacts and features
• Takes photographs of field work and maintains a daily log of activities.
• Records sites to the particular agencies’ stipulations and guidelines.
• Works well with project members and maintain a high level of communication regarding status of work product.
• Operate a Garmin or Trimble GPS unit
Education:  Applicants should have either a M.A/B.A degree in Anthropology or a closely related field. 

Northern and Central Arizona survey and excavation experience is desired. Applicants should have a knowledge of the Prescott Tradition (Prescott Culture).

Position will require extensive physical exertion, such as walking up to 10 hours a day at speeds of at least 3 mph over steep, uneven, heavily wooded, hostile terrain in outdoor heat /cold stress conditions and weather elements such as wind, snow or rain.  

Ability to carry up to 50 lbs. of equipment; ability to lift a minimum of 80 lbs.; ability to dig and excavate at least 1 cu meter per day; potential contact with poisonous plants, insects and animals.  Individual must be able to conduct these tasks while wearing the appropriate personal protective equipment.  This work may be performed in remote locations and will require camping.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The nature of those accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Helpline +1.208.528.8714 or e-mail  for assistance.

North Wind Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, religion or other legally protected status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.