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Job Posting: Project Manager, Salt Lake City or Cedar City

Logan Simpson, an environmental planning, cultural resource management, and landscape architectural design firm, has an immediate opening for a regular full-time Senior Archaeologist/Project Manager based in our Salt Lake City office or working remotely in Cedar City, Utah.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Planning and managing all phases of cultural resources projects including survey, archaeological monitoring, testing and data recovery

  • Interacting with clients and land managers

  • Technical report production

  • Preparing scopes of work and cost estimates

  • Meeting project scope, schedule, and budget obligations

  • Conducting quality control/quality assurance reviews of field data and reports

  • Participating in marketing and business development efforts

Position Requirements:

  • Qualifications for permitting as Principal Investigator with the Utah Public Lands Policy Coordination Office (PLPCO) and at least one Bureau of Land Management (BLM) subarea in Utah

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Anthropology or closely related field or equivalent experience

  • 6+ years of archaeology consulting or agency experience including 3+ years of supervisory experience

  • 3+ years of archaeology experience in the Great Basin or the Southwest

  • Expert knowledge of Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act

  • Willingness to conduct fieldwork when needed

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and experience independently preparing, reviewing, and editing complex technical documents for a full range of cultural resources projects

  • Ability to work in our Salt Lake City office or working remotely from Cedar City, Utah

Preferred, but not required:

  • A Registered Professional Archaeologist (RPA)

  • Meets the Secretary of the Interior’s Professional Qualification Standards for Archaeology

  • Previous experience preparing cultural resources sections for documents related to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)


This full-time position is paid on a salaried basis between $58,240 – $93,600, dependent upon experience.

Benefits and Perks:

  • Support for professional conference attendance

  • Professional development opportunities, including a leadership development program, training opportunities, and mentorship

  • Bonus programs for publishing, employee referrals, and academic achievements

  • Tuition reimbursement program

  • Babies-At-Work Program

  • Comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental and vision plans, firm-paid Life/AD&D, Long-Term Disability coverage, and a 401(k) with a firm match

  • Paid time off starting at 16 days off per year and paid holidays

  • Paid Costco memberships, paid parking, and reimbursement for transit costs

If interested, please apply online at and attach a resume and a cover letter that include salary requirements.

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