Crow Canyon Job Openings

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration or employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.

Payroll and Accounts Payable Specialist

Part-time 20-24 Hours per week
Pay range $17-$20 per hour D.O.E
Work Days Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Application Deadline: Until Filled

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center is looking for a knowledgeable Payroll and Accounts Payable Specialist. This position is responsible for preparing and processing the bi-weekly payroll and accounts payable functions. Prepares general ledger coding for related benefits including, but not limited to employee health insurance. Utilizes Timekeeper for timesheet tracking and reconciliation. Maintains confidential information in professional manner. Prepares other wage and benefit schedules as required. Prepares annual 1099 and W-2 reporting to IRS. Performs detailed accounting duties in accordance with standard accounting procedures. Great communication skills are necessary to interact with colleagues and executives, as well as board members.

Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and one to three years of practical experience in a not-for-profit accounting or finance department. Demonstrated proficiency in using accounting software and Microsoft Office programs highly desirable, (Blackbaud Financial Edge).

To apply: Pick up an application or send letter of interest, resume, and three references: Crow Canyon Archaeological Center, 23390 Road K, Cortez, CO 81321, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

How to Apply

To apply, send a cover letter, resume, salary history, and three references to

  Human Resources
     Crow Canyon Archaeological Center
     23390 Road K
     Cortez, CO 81321

  [email protected]


Depending on eligibility, Crow Canyon offers the following:

  • Medical, vision, and dental plans
  • AFLAC plans
  • Four weeks personal time off
  • Nine paid holidays
  • 403(b) group retirement annuity (4% match after one year of employment)
  • 403(b) group supplemental retirement annuity

In addition, our employees enjoy

  • a beautiful rural campus
  • professional-growth opportunities
  • the opportunity to learn about archaeology and to participate in research, education, and travel programs
  • a discount in the campus Gift Shop

For more details regarding employee benefits,

Benefits Detail