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.  

Logan Simpson is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer