Archaeological Field Technician

  • Archeoworks Inc
  • Greater Toronto Area, ON, Canada
  • Jan 12, 2018
Full time Other

Job Description

Archeoworks Inc. has openings for archaeological field technicians in a seasonal position for conducting archaeological surveys, inventories, and excavations that may include Stage 2-4 cultural resource management projects. The position will be based in Toronto/GTA and surrounding areas, but travel for more distant projects may be required. Applicants must be amenable to travel for extended periods, as necessary to serve client needs. A high school diploma along with a demonstrated record of good work ethic is required. Although previous field experience on past archaeological projects is preferred it is not a requirement.


Additional responsibilities and competencies include:


 Conduct field work and collect baseline data using prescribed data collection methods.
 Survey project areas using archaeological methods and tools.
 Organize field data, perform data entry, and keep detailed and understandable field notes.
 Provide valuable insight and feedback to field director regarding archaeological site interpretations.
 Conducting archaeological assessment in a variety of work environments outdoors in all weather.
 Record sites, features, and artifacts in the field.
 Operate sampling gear and maintain field equipment.
 Comply with Company and client policies and procedures.
 Support the zero-incident safety culture and assume personal accountability and responsibility for safe work practices in all projects, activities, and operations.
 Performing other duties as required.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:


 High School Diploma.
 Valid G- class Driver’s license is preferred but not required.
 Ability to multitask and work under pressure.
 Developed analytical skills and highly attentive to details.


This is a full-time position (37.5 hours/week).  Please forward your resume and CV to Brent Lawson at blawson@archeoworks.com. Applicants are encouraged to highlight any relevant education, training, experience, and capabilities. Show us your best. Archeoworks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.