Job: Archaeologist – Field Supervisor/Director


Ridgeline Archaeology Ltd.
Archaeologist – Field Supervisor/Director

Location Prince George, BC

Ridgeline Archaeology is currently seeking motivated archaeologists to join our growing Leadership Team this Spring. This is a full-time position based out of Prince George which offers extensive training, incentives, and professional growth in and around the communities of the Interior Plateau culture area. Successful candidates will be expected to demonstrate enthusiasm for taking on further responsibilities within the company and required to lead archaeological field work as senior staff and in remote locations.

  • Responsibilities:
  • Plan and coordinate logistics for field work;
  • Prepare and maintain field equipment and vehicles;
  • Navigate field surveys in remote and inclement locations;
  • Maintain crew safety and morale while providing healthy team leadership;
  • Conduct site evaluations, mitigations, and excavations according to Arch Branch standards;
  • Record and log GPS data, take photographs and write effective field notes;
  • Process field data and provide constructive feedback for crews;
  • Artifact analysis and preparation of technical and site reports.


  • Two or more years of demonstrable field experience in remote locations (for Supervisor);
  • Or, Interior Plateau qualified or eligible Field Director (see Bulletin 17);
  • Bachelor’s or higher degree in Archaeology or Anthropology;
  • Valid First Aid level 1 at minimum;
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License;
  • (Desirable) Bear Aware, ATV/UTV training, S100, Outdoors survival and leadership skills;
  • Confident and capable of providing safe leadership outdoors and in remote locations;
  • Available to work out of hotels or camps and commute on busy FSRs or from helicopter;
  • At ease working around wildlife and domestic animals.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with education, skills and experience. Qualified individuals will be eligible for our health and benefits package.
  • Please provide Curriculum Vitae (with references) or inquiries to:

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


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