Job: Archaeological Assistant or Field Supervisor


Katzie Development Limited Partnership (KDLP)
Archaeological Assistant or Field Supervisor

Location Pitt Meadows, BC

Katzie Development Limited Partnership (KDLP) is a Katzie First Nation owned and operated economic development company, established in 2006. Located on Katzie lands in Pitt Meadows, KDLP works primarily within Katzie First Nation asserted territory and has a diverse archaeological project portfolio, which includes infrastructure, residential, commercial and industrial developments. Looking forward to a busy new year, Katzie Development Limited Partnership is seeking a full time Archaeological Assistant or Field Supervisor to assist the senior archaeologist. The candidate must meet the following requirements:

  • Be eligible to work in Canada;
  • Possess a valid class 5 BC driver’s license;
  • Have 1-2 years’ experience working in the Northwest Coast Culture region as an archaeologist;
  • Possess an undergraduate degree in archaeology or anthropology with a specialization in archaeology.

The candidate is expected to be working towards fulfilling the Archaeology Branch criteria listed in Bulletin 17 to qualify as a Northwest Coast Field Director. The candidate is expected to:

  • Participate in or Supervise Archaeological Impact Assessments, Preliminary Field Reconnaissance, and Site Alterations;
  • Supervise field crews and mentor junior staff;
  • Assist with Site forms;
  • Assist with artefact analysis and cataloguing;
  • Assist with Reporting.

Preference will be given to candidates who possess the following:

  • Northwest Coast field directorship, in good standing with the Archaeology Branch of British Columbia;
  • Graduate degree in archaeology;
  • Experience with QGIS/ARCGIS;
  • First Aid Level 1, Wildlife awareness.

Please submit your CV and cover letter (with references) and table of experience to We appreciate all expressions of interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Compensation will commensurate with demonstrated experience, skills, and education.

Company Katzie Development Limited Partnership (KDLP)
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