Temporary Archaeological Field Technicians - Salt Lake City

LSD Human Resources Department

Logan Simpson has an immediate need for temporary Archaeological Field Technicians for archaeological survey projects in Utah, managed out of our Salt Lake City office.


The ideal candidate will have a B.A. or M.A. in Anthropology, completed archaeological field school, and possess experience conducting fieldwork in a cultural resource management setting within the Great Basin.

Individuals must be able to survey in remote locations and walk up to 10 miles per day over steep terrain, while carrying a pack weighing up to 45 pounds. Individuals must also be capable of conducting a cultural resources pedestrian survey, which includes: operating a handheld GPS unit; identifying archaeological artifacts and features; documenting archaeological artifacts and features in written notes and on tablet computers; and camping in remote locations for up to eight days in a row. Ability to work cooperatively with crew members and supervisors is a must! All field personnel must be willing to abide by any COVID-19 safety precautions, including social distancing and wearing face masks.

If interested, please apply online at http://logansimpson.com/about/careers/ and attach a resume and a cover letter.

Logan Simpson is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer