Are you looking to advance your career at a cutting-edge cultural resource management (CRM) firm? Are you tired of not having influence over your own professional trajectory? Do you want to improve the CRM industry through innovation, inclusiveness, and professionalism? If so, come join the PaleoWest team!
PaleoWest is hiring a Field Director to work out of our Phoenix office, and we encourage you to apply. We are one of the largest CRM firms nationwide and offer exceptional employment opportunities for staff at all levels. We pride ourselves on being the most innovative team of problem solvers in the business. Our teams emphasize collaboration, respect, and resourcefulness. We invite you to bring your diverse experience and perspective to PaleoWest. Come on over and work with like-minded professionals who share your interests and goals.
Under the supervision of a Project Manager, the Field Director will oversee archaeological crews on pedestrian transect surveys and testing/data recovery projects. Field Directors must be able to walk several miles daily, over all types of terrain, and be able to excavate in a variety of conditions. Travel throughout Arizona is anticipated. Familiarity with artifacts and features common to the American Southwest is required. Successful candidates must be permitted or permittable in Arizona. Compensation will be commensurate with experience, and project bonuses will be offered for exceptional performance.
- Strong organizational skills with task and time management is a must
- B.A. or B.S. degree in archaeology, anthropology, or a closely related field is required; a graduate degree is preferred
- 5+ years of professional archaeological experience in the American Southwest
- 2+ years of proven experience directing archaeological crews
- Excellent oral and written communication skills and commitment to achieving team goals
- Must demonstrate excellent attention to detail, a positive work ethic, reliability, and commitment to working both independently and in a team environment
PaleoWest is one of the most respected firms in the industry, with offices across the United States. This is a full-time, salaried position that comes with a great benefits package, huge growth potential, and a bonus program. Salary will be commensurate with experience, and bonuses will be offered for exceptional performance. Our benefits package includes health insurance, a 401(k) plan with employer matching after six months of employment, paid holidays, unlimited personal time off, telecommuting, and a flexible work schedule.
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or willingness to get vaccinated prior to date of hire is required for all employees.
All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, or sexual orientation.
We look forward to hearing from you today.