Job: Archaeologist – Field Archaeologist


Ridgeline Archaeology Ltd.
Archaeologist – Field Archaeologist

Location Prince George, BC


Ridgeline Archaeology is currently seeking a motivated archaeologist to join our team for the 2021 field season. This is for full-time work based out of Prince George.  We offer extensive training, incentives, and professional growth as well as opportunities to advance your career. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate enthusiasm for taking on further responsibilities within the company and provide leadership in remote field locations.


  • Assist in planning and coordinating logistics for field work.
  • Assist in preparing and maintenance of field equipment and vehicles.
  • Conduct field surveys in remote locations and in inclement weather.
  • Contribute to a healthy team dynamic and overall team safety.
  • Conduct site evaluations, mitigations, and excavations according to Arch Branch standards.
  • Record and log data using GPS (iPads), take photographs and write effective field notes.
  • Comply with all appropriate safety standards and our company Policies and Procedures.
  • Assist with artifact analysis and preparation of technical and site reports.


  • Comfortable in remote locations, in adverse weather, and in physically strenuous conditions.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Archaeology or Anthropology or a degree in progress.
    Valid First Aid level 1.
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License.
  • (Desirable) Bear Aware, ATV/UTV training, S100, Outdoors survival and leadership skills.
  • Previous experience in Cultural Resource Management of 1 or more years.
  • Confident and capable of leading safe teamwork outdoors and in remote locations.
    Willing to work out of hotels/camps or commute on busy FSRs or from boat or helicopter.
  • At ease working around wildlife (bear) and domestic animals (crew dogs).


  • A competitive wage commensurate with your education, skills, and experience.
  • Qualified individuals will be eligible for our health and benefits package.

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Ridgeline is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.


Ridgeline Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Management


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