Job: Junior Archaeologist
Skeetchestn Natural Resources Corp (SNRC)
Skeetchestn Natural Resources Corp (SNRC). SNRC is a full service community-based natural and cultural resources firm contributing to and directing all phases of land and resource planning and management in Skeetchestn traditional territory, protecting title and rights and respecting Secwepemc laws, culture, and traditions.
Developing economic, professional, social and cultural capacity of community members to care for Secwepemculewc is a core goal.
Location: Skeetchestn, BC. Our office is a beautiful and easy 40 minute drive west of Kamloops, and 25 minutes east of Cache Creek. Little to no overnight travel/camp work required.
Information: Skeetchestn Natural Resources Corp is seeking a full time archaeologist for field and office work is based out of our office in Savona, BC.
This is a junior position built on mentorship, with opportunities for advancement. You will work with a skilled and experienced team of professionals and technicians, under the supervision of RPFs and RPCAs. You’ll gain unique experience working on a wide spectrum of cultural heritage management challenges, and have the unique opportunity to get to know the cultural landscape of Skeetchestnulewc (territory).
Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities are field- and office based work relating to all aspects of regulatory heritage management, with a focus on forestry, mining, and energy (survey, AIA, monitoring, mitigation, reporting, mapping and site forms). The position includes mentorship under our experienced archaeologists and field technicians, supervising small projects, liaising with clients and with neighbouring First Nations organizations, and contributing research and support to ongoing initiatives.
Contributing to safe, supportive and educational work environment is an essential part of this position.
Mandatory skills and qualifications:
Preference to candidates with:
Experience working with Secwepemc communities and an understanding of Secwepemc culture and the contemporary contexts and issues affecting these communities is an asset but not required.
Compensation: Competitive wage commensurate with experience and qualifications, full benefits package including matched pension contribution, and 4 weeks’ paid vacation.
To apply: Send your application package to email@example.com, with ‘Archaeologist Job Application’ in the subject line. Please include:
Please feel free to contact Joanne Hammond (250-373-2493 ext 216, firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions prior to applying.
In accordance with the Canadian Human Rights Commission’s Aboriginal Employment Preferences Policy, preference will be given to Indigenous applicants. Secwepemc candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
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