EcoPlan Associates, Inc., (EcoPlan) an environmental consulting firm, is seeking as needed or part-time Archaeologists or Project Directors to join our team of experienced and motivated professionals in our Mesa and Tucson, Arizona offices.
We are looking for individuals to conduct archaeological projects based out of our Mesa and Tucson offices for small projects throughout Arizona. Potential projects will consist of Class I records searches, Class III archaeological surveys, archaeological monitoring, flagging of archaeological sites for avoidance, and archaeological testing.
The Archaeologist or Project Director is expected to competently conduct field work compliant with state and federal regulations; conduct records research; and occasionally contribute to the writing and editing of records reviews, Phase I, Phase II, and Phase III cultural resource management technical reports. Responsibilities may also include directing additional field staff.
These are part-time or as needed positions (particulars may be negotiated). Compensation is commensurate with capabilities and experience. Positions pay $16-$20/hour, $20-$22/hour if preferred qualifications are met.
-Undergraduate degree specializing in archaeology, anthropology, or a closely related field;
-Archaeological experience in the Southwest;
-An understanding of the NHPA and NRHP-eligibility;
-Ability to read and understand maps and prepare field records and drawings
-Minimum field experience of two years;
-Willingness to travel locally and regionally; and
-Have and maintain a valid driver’s license and access to reliable transportation.
-Permittable as a Project Director in Arizona;
-Graduate degree specializing in archaeology, anthropology, or a closely related field;
-Familiarity with permitting procedures of various Arizona State and federal agencies;
-Demonstrated report writing experience;
-Strong research and analysis skills; and
The positions require the regular use of Trimble GPS, transit/total stations, and office-based data processing. Flexibility and willingness to travel, and travel frequently (locally, within an hour of Tucson or Mesa, and statewide occasionally) is expected. The positions also require the ability to work outdoors in various types of weather. Sufficient physical endurance to conduct archaeological field investigations in remote and challenging environments, and the ability to carry equipment (shovel, screen, GPS unit, cameras) while conducting fieldwork is mandatory. This includes maintenance and responsible use of all EcoPlan-owned and rented equipment. The positions require the ability to process field data in accordance with EcoPlan standards. The Archaeologist or Project Director is expected to comply with EcoPlan company policies. Successful candidate will begin work on or about July 1, 2021.
EcoPlan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license, be able to drive, and have access to reliable transportation. EcoPlan offers competitive compensation (commensurate with experience).
To learn more about EcoPlan please visit our website at www.ecoplanaz.com .
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