Statistical Research, Inc.


Open Positions

Title: Crew Chief
Date: March 23, 2021
Location: Tucson, AZ

Statistical Research, Inc. (SRI), a cultural resources consulting firm, has several full-time positions available for crew chiefs based out of its Tucson, Arizona office. SRI provides comprehensive CRM services to private and government clients at the federal, state, and local levels throughout the western United States from offices in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Texas, and Washington. Although the current positions are based out of the Tucson office, field projects will occur in Arizona, California, Nevada, and New Mexico. Daily food allowance and as well as single-occupancy lodging are provided for out-of-town assignments.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

The ideal candidates should possess, at minimum, a Master's degree in Archaeology, Anthropology, or a related field and have completed an accredited archaeological field school. Candidates must also have a minimum of 3 years of field experience working on and/or supervising monitoring, survey, testing, and data recovery projects and be physically fit and able to perform physically demanding tasks in adverse environmental conditions. Candidates should also have good organizational skills, a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and willingness to learn and execute new tasks. Prior Mojave Desert, coastal California, Nevada, and Sonoran Desert experience will be viewed favorably, but are not a requirement. Register of Professional Archaeologist certified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

SRI offers a compensation package that includes competitive pay, professional development, a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life and disability insurance, retirement plan, and paid vacation/sick, and holiday leave. The salary for this position will be commensurate with the applicant's credentials, experience and industry standards.

Job Description:

The position of Crew Chief is responsible for assisting Project Directors in implementing survey, testing, monitoring, and data recovery plans and for coordinating through the appropriate channels all field and analytic tasks associated with fieldwork, analysis, and report preparation. Additionally, crew chiefs are often responsible for writing descriptive sections of reports.

For small-sized projects, the crew chief may also assume many of the tasks typically assigned to a project director, though he or she still works under the supervision of a project director. For larger projects, the crew chief works with a project director and/or principal investigator and the project manager to ensure that all tasks associated with project implementation are accomplished professionally and in a timely and fiscally responsible manner.

How To apply

Applications should be submitted via e-mail to with "Crew Chief - Tucson, Arizona" referenced in the subject line, and should include a resume of relevant experience and references (with contact information, including email addresses and telephone numbers). Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled and only applications submitted via will be considered.


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