Job: Field Director


Terra Archaeology Limited
Field Director

Salary $70,000 – $85,000 annually
Location Various Locations, BC


Terra Archaeology Limited (Terra) is a mid-size professional archaeological services company that operates 5 regional offices in British Columbia. Terra recently celebrated its 20th anniversary and has a diverse and growing client base including First Nations, federal and provincial government agencies, private sector corporations, and private landowners.  We are looking for archaeologists who can take initiative, be proactive, apply professional judgment, and who thrive working both independently and collaboratively within a team. Terra is committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Description

Terra is looking for Field Directors, or close to qualified Field Directors, to assist with leading archaeological field programs and managing projects. Terra is committed to working with successful candidates to provide the experience and mentorship to be an HCA Permit Holder in British Columbia. Tasks include, but are not limited to, project scoping, proposal writing, fieldwork, permit reporting, artifact analysis, and liaising with First Nations and clients. Work will be both in the office and the field and the position is based out of Victoria, Richmond, Kamloops, Kelowna, or Williams Lake BC.

Minimum Requirements

  • Applicant is already, or is close to becoming, an Archaeology Branch approved Field Director in at least one Branch-defined culture area
  • Comprehensive understanding of BC Archaeology and the Heritage Conservation Act
  • Ability to work in varying terrain and weather conditions
  • Willingness to travel throughout the province
  • Proficiency in report writing
  • Valid Driver’s License with a clean driving record

Working for Terra

Terra strives to build diverse teams that reflect the communities where we live and work.  Our size gives Terra the unique opportunity for employees to work in a relationship based collaborative environment where success is measured by team accomplishments.

  • Flexible Work – we recognize that flexibility in the workplace is a key component to overall job satisfaction.
  • Career Opportunities –we strive to provide a culture that focuses on continued employee growth and development.
  • Community Based – we are involved in the communities that we live and work.
Company Terra Archaeology Limited
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