Skilled excavation worker (m/f/d) - Prehistoric archaeology

  • ArchaeoBW
  • Heilbronn district
  • Schwäbisch Hall district
  • Work experience
  • Fulltime
  • Monthly salary: 2,500 EUR
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With its rich cultural landscape, the Heilbronn region offers many still unknown archaeological monuments of all periods. ArchaeoBW will carry out several archaeological excavations in the Heilbronn and Schwäbisch Hall area from mid-August.

We are only looking for experienced project workers who are willing to work for at least three months. Accommodation will be provided by us! Have we aroused your interest? Then apply now!


  • The execution of all common archaeological fieldwork operations (professional excavation, recovery and provision of various small finds, preparation of areas, layers and profiles for documentation)
  • Supporting the documentation of archaeological contexts, profiles and small finds.
  • Service and upkeep of tools and machines (e. g. small digger).
  • Various indoor duties in case of e.g. bad weather.
A basic level of physical fitness and health will therefore be expected.

Skill Requirements

  • Experience and interest in archaeological field work
  • Mobile, stressable, team-minded
  • Willingness to learn and use latest excavation methods

We offer

  • Experienced teams - learn from the best!
  • Work not only for us, but above all with us! 
  • Modern documentation methods - Support the documentation teams in their work and learn with us how modern rescue excavations can work.
  • Gross monthly salary at 40h/week (full time) of 2500 €.
  • Safety equipment: Safety is our top priority! Of course we provide the necessary equipment!
There is a limited number of accommodation places for these projects!

ArchaeoBW is an archaeological service provider for Baden-Württemberg. We are looking for archaeologists and people interested in archaeology with knowledge of field work and the recovery of finds for our excavations for every period, both in the city centre and in open spaces. Your tasks will include laying out profiles and plana, operating a mini-excavator and assisting with excavation documentation.

If we have aroused your interest, then simply fill out our online application right away. 
Heilbronn and Schwäbisch Hall are waiting for you. We look forward to receiving your application!

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  • Marion Schairer
  • Management