Topic ID #35466 - posted 3/26/2015 3:45 PM

Supervisory Archaeologist - Tempe, AZ

Logan Simpson Design

Logan Simpson, a growing environmental planning and design firm, with unique and exciting projects, currently seek a full-time Supervisory Archaeologist to work in our Tempe, Arizona office.

Duties and responsibilities include possessing or ability to obtain current permits with a variety of land managing agencies, and demonstrable expertise in identifying prehistoric ceramics and lithics, historic artifacts, and ability to document archaeological features commonly found throughout the southwest. Must also be familiar with the completion of survey and excavation forms, operating GPS units with a data recorder, and possess knowledge of local and federal cultural resources guidelines.

Capability of supervising a survey in remote locations and over steep terrain, a clean driving record, and the ability to work out-of-town are also essential. A proven interest in the region and the ability to obtain permits to survey in adjacent states a definite plus.

Requirements include:
  • Masters degree in Anthropology or closely related field or equivalent experience;
  • Ability to hold permits on public lands in the Southwestern or Great Basin Region;
  • 3+ years of Southwestern or Great Basic archaeology consulting or agency experience;
  • 3-6 years of supervisory experience, with a minimum of 2 years of supervisory experience in the Southwest, and the
  • Ability to demonstrate written and verbal communication skills, and demonstrable experience independently preparing complex technical documents for cultural resources projects.

Logan Simpson offers a comprehensive benefit package and a competitive salary. If interested, please apply online at and attach a resume and a cover letter that includes salary requirements.

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