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Employment Opportunities

Woods Canyon Archaeological Consultants, Inc. is dedicated to hiring competent, career-minded professionals with a strong work ethic. Woods Canyon is a growing company looking to promote from within. Successful applicants can anticipate room for professional growth and increases in pay as time is accrued with the company. 

Per diem and lodging are generally provided on a project-by-project basis when work is more than 50 miles from the office and requires an overnight stay. Survey often runs 8 days from Wed-Wed., with 6 days off between work sessions.

Pay rates increase with responsibilities, experience, and time with the company. Performance bonuses also occur regularly. Woods Canyon offers the following to start as a crew member:


  • Eligibility for the Simplified Employee Pension Plan (SEP) after 12 months of employment. The SEP is an account set up in the employee’s name and Woods Canyon contributes a percentage of gross income to that fund yearly. We have contributed around 6% per year the last three years which is on top of rather than out of your earnings

  • Vacation accrual (PTO) based on hours worked, starting with 2 weeks (80 hours) per calendar year

  • Paid federal holidays when you work within the pay period of that holiday

  • PPE stipends occur periodically with basic PPE provided (hard hat, vest, etc.) if required by the project

  • The health and welfare fringe is to cover 75% or more of health care insurance. We do not have a company plan in place at this time. Full-time equates to just under $10k of H&W fringe earnings which funds most plans for an individual.

For additional information, please reach out to

For consideration, please email your: 1) curriculum vitae or resume, 2) a minimum of two professional references, and 3) dates of availability to, with the subject line "Archaeological Technician". All documents must be in PDF or Word format.

Woods Canyon will treat all employment inquiries with discretion.

Interested in joining the Woods Canyon team on exciting projects throughout the Four Corners region?
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