Job: Interior Plateau Field Director/Archaeological Field Supervisor


Tipi Mountain Eco-Cultural Services Ltd.
Interior Plateau Field Director/Archaeological Field Supervisor

Location Interior Plateau Region, BC

Tipi Mountain Eco-Cultural Services Ltd. is seeking a full-time Field Director or an experienced Field Supervisor (preference for the Interior Plateau region). The position will commence in early April for the upcoming field season, however dates will be flexible for the right candidate. Ability to hold permits within the Interior Plateau is a plus, but not required for this position. Tipi Mountain believes that work-life balance is important, we generally work Monday through Friday, with most weekends and evenings spent at home.

Job Title: Interior Plateau Field Director/Archaeological Field Supervisor

Job Type: Full-time Field Director or Archaeological Field Supervisor

Job Duties:

  • Directing and supervising field crews to conduct archaeological assessments: PFR, AIA, SAP, and archaeological monitoring.
  • Technical report writing and editing;
  • Assistance and eventually ownership of all stages of projects, with support from managers: crew organization, project scheduling, field package preparation, etc.

Additional Requirements:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to make appropriate judgment calls in isolated field environments;
  • Commitment to practical safety;
  • Proficient computer skills with Microsoft Office Suite, and Adobe Acrobat (experience with ArcGIS or QGIS would be an asset);
  • Experience working with basic field technology: Camera, GPS, Avenza, Maps;
  • Physically capable of long field days in adverse conditions;
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s licence;
  • Experience with 4 x 4 vehicles and off-road conditions is a major asset.

Benefits: We offer competitive wages, flexible work arrangements, training and safety certification, and the ability to gain experience in diverse regions and all aspects of archaeological consulting.

Permanent full-time employees are eligible for:

  • BC Medical Services Plan coverage
  • cell phone and computer allowances
  • Per diem/Travel allowances
  • funding for professional memberships and professional development activities
  • RRSP (Registered Retirement Savings Plan) group plan
  • Extended Health Benefit Coverage group plan
  • Annual health and wellness benefit

Qualified applicants are asked to send their CV, attention Ilana Pretoruis, to Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Company Tipi Mountain Eco-Cultural Services Ltd.
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