Position – Archeological Assistant

The Arkansas Archeological Survey invites applications for a two-year (with possible extension) full-time position as Archeological Assistant to begin as soon as possible. This position is based at our Arkansas State University research station (Jonesboro AR).

Job Description: Duties include field work (requiring in-state travel), collections processing, data analysis, record keeping, and interaction with visitors and callers to the Station, all under the direction of the Research Station Archeologist.

Qualifications: Minimum qualification is a B.A. or B.S. degree in anthropology specializing in archeology; M.A. is preferred along with ability to work independently and meet internal deadlines. Applicant should possess experience mapping using a total station transit, archaeological testing, and excavation. Proficiency using ArcGIS and software related to producing site maps, profiles, etc. is desirable. Attention to details, self-motivation, and flexibility are essential.

Salary: $30,000 with full benefits.

Starting Date: November 2, 2015 or sooner, if possible.

Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application process begins here: http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/8791

For further information, contact:

Dr. George Sabo III
Director, Arkansas Archeological Survey

The Arkansas Archeological Survey is an independent unit of the University of Arkansas System. The University of Arkansas is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.