Careers

 
 

EcoPlan welcomes motivated and qualified individuals to join our stellar team of professionals. 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 other related disciplines as well as administrative and support staff. We always encourage potential applicants to submit their resumes to: ecoplanaz@ecoplanaz.com. or click here to contact us.

current opportunities

Archaeological Crew Chief (Utah)

EcoPlan, a natural and cultural resources consulting firm with headquarters in Mesa, Arizona, is accepting applications for qualified cultural crew chiefs for the 2019 field season in Utah.

The ideal applicant will have a bachelor’s degree (or higher) in anthropology, must be permitable as a crew chief in the Great Basin permit area, have a minimum of 12 months of experience in archaeological survey, prehistoric and historic-period site documentation, use of handheld GPS units for site mapping, and site form preparation.

Permitting requirements are:

  • 12 months experience in similar and related duties, including 4 months experience (preferably survey) in the Great Basin permit area.

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 during the week and hotel lodging will be provided on weekends. 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 ($21-$24) will vary depending on experience and education; lodging and per diem will be paid. EcoPlan will give first consideration to applicants who hold a crew chief permit for the Great Basin region and have immediate availability.

Please submit resumes, at least three professional references, and availability to ecoplan@ecoplanaz.com for consideration.

Archaeological Field Technician (Utah)

EcoPlan, a natural and cultural resources consulting firm with headquarters in Mesa, Arizona, is accepting applications for qualified archaeological field technicians with immediate availability for field surveys in Utah.

The ideal applicant will have a bachelor’s degree (or higher) in anthropology and a minimum of 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 ($16-$20) will vary depending on experience and education; lodging and per diem will be paid. EcoPlan will give first consideration to residents of Utah and/or those with substantial Great Basin and/or Southwestern field experience.

Please submit resumes, at least three professional references, and availability to ecoplan@ecoplanaz.com for consideration.

On-Call Biologist (Arizona)

EcoPlan, a natural and cultural resources consulting firm with headquarters in Mesa, Arizona, is accepting applications for a qualified, wildlife biologist to perform work in the Phoenix metropolitan area for general habitat and some species specific biological surveys, including but not limited to Western burrowing owl and Sonoran Desert tortoise.

This position is on a part-time, on-call basis and will require travel within 100 miles of the Phoenix area for assigned tasks occurring anytime during the year.

The ideal applicant will:

  • have a bachelor’s degree (or higher) in wildlife or related natural resource sciences field

  • have accumulated three or more years of experience conducting field surveys and/or biological studies

  • be proficient in identifying native and non-native Arizona plant species

  • be proficient in preparing brief written reports with digital photographs

  • have flexible availability to perform work on short notice

Hourly wage ($20-$28) will vary depending on experience.

Please submit resumes, at least three professional references, and availability to ecoplan@ecoplanaz.com for consideration.

EcoPlan is an equal opportunity employer