Excavation worker (m/f/d)

  • Breite III
  • Kreis Emmendingen
  • Full/part time
  • Monthly salary: 1,990 EUR
  • Published: 2019-12-21
  • published till: 2020-02-29

The municipality of Riegel am Kaiserstuhl is planning the "Breite III" development area. In the course of the planning procedure, Roman road bodies were discovered in the area during geophysical investigations. On approx. 3 ha the Roman evidence of history is now being completely investigated by ArchaeoBW GmbH. The project starts in March 2020 and is scheduled to last 9 months. 

The excavation will start on 02.03.2020. From the end of March onwards we are still looking for student assistants as reinforcement!

Are you willing to learn more about the Roman settlement in Riegel and support us to provide new insights? Then get in touch with us!

Please note, as this is important: If you would like to work with us for longer than three months you are legally obliged to register a binding address of residence in Germany!

Your Responsibilities

  • Carrying out all usual field archaeological activities including professional excavation, recovery and supply of various small finds, preparation of surfaces, layers, walls, foundations and profiles for documentation
  • Support of the heads of excavation with the excavation documentation (surveying etc.)
  • Various office tasks e.g. in bad weather conditions

You Skill Requirements

  • You are studying an archaeological science
  • Experience and interest in archaeological fieldwork
  • Mobile, resilient, team player
  • Own travel to and from the excavation site

We Offer

  • Experienced teams - learn from the best!
  • Modern documentation methods - support the ABW excavation team in their work and learn with us what modern archaeological rescue excavations can look like.
  • Gross monthly salary at 40h/week (full time) of 1990 €, part time possible
  • Working student contracts are possible!
  • Accommodation unfortunately not provided!
  • Safety equipment: S3 (winter) safety shoes and, if necessary, thermal work gloves - of course we provide all that!
  • Well-equipped excavation containers with, among other things, coffee machine and kettle!

About Us

The ArchaeoBW GmbH is an archaeological service provider from Baden-Württemberg. Founded in Gerlingen near Stuttgart, we are active throughout Baden-Württemberg. So far we have successfully completed over 50 projects.
We consider archaeology and its meaningful and efficient implementation as our top priority. That is why we rely on the latest digital documentation methods, effective data/finds processing and long-term working partnerships.

A constantly growing permanent staff, together with various project staff from all over Europe, continuously carries out projects in Baden-Württemberg effectively, punctually and professionally. At the same time, we are constantly trying to optimise our excavation methods and improve the reputation of company archaeology in the field and in society.

Would you like to know how we work in practice and how we intend to achieve everything we have set out to do? Find out! If we have raised your interest, then simply fill out our online application. And sign up for the Archaeo-Pool right away!
We look forward to receiving your application!


The ArchaeoBW GmbH.
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We prove it to you!
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  • Ms. Marina Lescan
  • +49 (0)7433/3093599