Westland Resources - Principal Investigator

08/11/2021 10:49 | AAC Admin (Administrator)

WestLand Resources Inc. is looking for Principal Investigators to join our team in Arizona. If you are an energetic self-starter with a drive to be the best in your field, WestLand would love to hear from you! With WestLand, you will be joining a growing, employee-owned company with a reputation for providing high-quality results and excellent service. We also welcome applicants from out-of-state to apply!

WestLand's cultural resources consulting practice specializes in archaeological surveys (Class I through Class III), cultural resource evaluations, archival research, oral history studies, public outreach, tribal engagement, monitoring, archaeological testing, and data recovery for a variety of clients throughout the Southwest. WestLand's staff members are well versed in city, state, and federal procedures and policies and have completed numerous archaeological assignments including large multi-year data recovery and research projects.

Essential Duties

  • Develop Historic Properties Treatment Plans
  • Direct project specific research of analysts and field directors
  • Write synthesis chapters for data recovery reports
  • Review survey, testing, and data recovery reports for accuracy and adherence to agency guidelines
  • Schedule personnel
  • Mentor junior staff in developing research and compliance documents
  • Interact with agency archaeologists
  • Regular communication with clients
  • Participate in marketing and proposal efforts
  • Other related duties as assigned


  • Prefer Ph.D., but will consider M.A. with appropriate experience and permits
  • Five years cultural resources management field experience in the American Southwest
  • Hold an ASM Principal Investigator permit or be able to qualify for one
  • Expertise in local, state, and federal cultural resources laws and regulations
  • Experience in managing large cultural resources survey and data recovery projects
  • Experience writing and reviewing technical archaeological reports

WestLand prides itself on providing a work environment that is relaxed and collaborative, while supporting the highest standards for project delivery and work product quality. Our team approach to both project and staff development naturally fosters a tight-knit environment of uniquely skilled and experienced professionals, learning from and helping one another.

WestLand is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite applications from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Apply here: https://westlandresources.applicantpro.com/jobs/1885566.html 

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