Thank you for your interest in EcoPlan Associates, Inc. EcoPlan offers opportunities for motivated and qualified individuals. We offer a platform for career growth in the areas of natural and cultural resources management and the environmental sciences. We employ biologists, ecologists, environmental planners, archaeologists, architectural historians, historical archaeologists, soil scientists, botanists, wetland scientists, technical writers and editors, and related disciplines as well as administrative and support staff. We are always interested in receiving resumes from qualified individuals. Please submit these to: ecoplanaz@ecoplanaz.com.

Available Opportunities

Cultural Resources Director

EcoPlan Associates, Inc., a natural and cultural resources firm, is looking for a experienced and motivated Cultural Resources Director to lead our cultural resources group. This is a full-time position, based in EcoPlan’s Mesa, Arizona office with some travel required. The successful candidate will possess a Masters or Ph.D. in anthropology or other accredited discipline per the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards, as well as  Arizona State Museum Principal Investigator status, and project experience in cultural resources management in the Southwest. The successful candidate will have strong organizational, interpersonal, and technical writing skills and a familiarity with the permitting procedures of various Arizona State and Federal agencies. Additionally, the successful candidate will be well-versed in regulatory compliance requirements including Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act and Section 4(f) of the U.S. Department of Transportation Act.

Responsibilities will include preparation of technical and cost proposals; planning, coordination, and oversight of archaeological field surveys; development, implementation, and oversight of treatment (testing/data recovery) plans; report preparation; and technical/quality control reviews. The Cultural Resources Director will be responsible for finding and winning work, managing projects, mentoring and managing staff, and growing our cultural resource services.

Compensation will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. EcoPlan offers a competitive salary and full-time positions include vacation, medical, and retirement benefits.

Applicants may email a letter of interest and resume/cv to: ecoplan@ecoplanaz.com

Archaeologist
Crew Chief/Lab Director

EcoPlan Associates, Inc., a natural and cultural resources consulting firm, is looking to add a full time archaeologist to our Mesa office. A degree in anthropology or archaeology is required, and a graduate degree is preferred. The ideal candidate will have experience conducting record searches at various repositories in Arizona, leading small pedestrian surveys and/or conducting construction monitoring throughout Arizona, preparing reports, and processing and preparing collections for curation. A familiarity with the permitting procedures of various Arizona State and Federal agencies is a plus.

EcoPlan offers a competitive salary (commensurate with experience) and full-time positions include vacation, medical, and retirement benefits.

Applicants may email a cover letter and resume to: ecoplan@ecoplanaz.com

Archaeological Field Positions

EcoPlan Associates, Inc., a natural and cultural resources consulting firm with headquarters in Mesa, Arizona, is accepting applications for archaeological field positions for the remainder of the field season in Utah. The ideal applicant will have a bachelor’s degree (or higher) in anthropology and six months of experience in archaeological survey, prehistoric and historic-period site documentation, use of handheld GPS units for site mapping, and site form preparation. All applicants must be able to walk up to 12 miles per day in difficult terrain and extreme weather carrying a 20-pound pack. Some surveys will require overnight camping in remote locations. EcoPlan especially values a commitment to effective communication, teamwork, and quality in all aspects of archaeological fieldwork, including mapping, note taking, and digital photography. Hourly wage will range from $16/hour to $20/hour, depending on experience and education; lodging and per diem will be paid. EcoPlan will give first consideration to residents of Utah with substantial Utah field experience.

Applicants may email a cover letter and resume to: ecoplan@ecoplanaz.com