Job: Field Director/Field Supervisor


Synergy Land and Environmental Services
Field Director/Field Supervisor

Location Alberta or BC


Are you a Field Director or Field Supervisor? Is your contract on one of those big jobs coming to an end, and you are now looking at a winter of unemployment? Get off the seasonal cycle and into full time work.  We value our employees and want to promote success in their careers. This is why we want to give you to opportunity to do more. If you want to be more than a Field Director, join us. We are looking for ambitious people to become Permit Holders, to be trained in multiple provinces, and to work their way up to office managers and division managers. This is the next step in your career.

SYNERGY LAND AND ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES is an expanding progressive land and environmental consulting firm with a special interest in oil and gas, forestry, mining, energy, and agricultural industries, and municipal authorities throughout Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and Canada’s north. Synergy began as a home-based business in November 2006. Today, Synergy is a national company, with 60 staff members located in our Calgary, St Albert, Fort Macleod, Fort St. John, Prince George, Regina, Brandon and Cambridge offices. We offer interdisciplinary expertise to develop environmental solutions for our clients throughout Canada.

Our team has positions available for a Permit Holder, Field Director or Supervisor, in a full time position For the right candidate in Fort St John this role can also become an Office Manager Role for Archaeology, Environmental and Land which will further your career and wage prospects. However, the candidate can be anywhere in Alberta or BC

Primary Responsibilities

  • Archaeological field assessments in a supervisory capacity
  • Adhere to Synergy’s health and safety program
  • Co-ordinate with Project Manager or be the Project Manager as required
  • Liaising with First Nation communities
  • Participating in Indigenous community relationship-building
  • Supervising junior staff

Mandatory Requirements

  • Field Director or supervisor status in NEBC and/or other areas of BC and/or Permit Holding status
  • Bachelor or Graduate Degree in Archaeology or Anthropology
  • 2+ years of field experience in archaeology
  • Has at least 360 days of consulting field experience under a BC permit
  • Proficient computer skills with Microsoft Office
  • First Aid and H2S Safety tickets
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Canadian Citizen or Permanent Residency
  • Willing to travel and work away from home
  • Must be physically fit
  • Willingness to assistant in other aspects of Synergy services

Required Competencies

  • Strong commitment to health and safety leadership and culture
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn
  • Exemplary interpersonal skills, verbal, and written communication skills in addition to technical report writing skills

Preference will be given to those with the following skills or experience:

  • Ability to work independently with minimal guidance and in a team environment
  • Basic understanding of GPS, GIS, and mapping techniques
  • Safe operation of UTV, ATV, snowmobiles, and other such equipment
  • Understanding of lithic technology


  • Competitive Salary
  • Group Life and Health Benefits
  • Professional Development Allowance
  • Compensation packages will be determined based on candidate’s experience, education, and overall suitability for position.

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