Archaeological Field Director - Kingman, AZ

Cree Bernhard

Archaeological Field Director:

MCA Consulting is currently seeking a temporary (project based to start with the possibility of becoming permanent) Archaeological Field Director.

The Field Director will be responsible for direction of Class III Pedestrian Cultural Resources Surveys across Arizona.  Duties include direct supervision and coordination of Field Crews, background research/writing, and report writing/preparation. Position requires the ability to work remotely (research and writing) and the ability to travel across Arizona to conduct field surveys. 

Minimum Requirements:


  • 1-year experience leading archaeological field surveys and associated report writing/preparation.
  • Master’s Degree in Archaeology, Anthropology, History, or closely related field or equivalent experience.
  • Currently permitted (or qualified to be permitted) by Arizona State Museum (ASM), Bureau of Land Management (BLM), or Forest Service.
  • Experience with prehistoric and historic archaeology in Arizona.


The ideal candidate will have strong field skills, demonstrated research and writing abilities, initiative, and leadership skills. Ability to work in extreme terrain and remote locations; comfortable with strenuous hiking and extreme climate conditions. 

The position will be 40 hours per week; with the potential for overtime during field projects.

The pay range is $22 to $26 per hour, depending on experience. 

Please send a resume and cover letter to cree@... indicating your availability and experience level. Please put the title of the position you are applying for in the Subject Heading. 

Cree Bernhard

Office Manager

MCA Consulting

12190 N Tall Grass Dr

Oro Valley, AZ 85755

(520) 363-4464 (direct phone line & text)

email: cree@...