Job: Project Lead Archaeologist


Archer CRM
Project Lead Archaeologist

Salary $89,440 – $114,400
Location Delta, BC


ARCHER CRM is an archaeological consulting company with offices in southern, central, and northern British Columbia. ARCHER CRM strives to create and foster a workplace environment where diversity and inclusion are encouraged and celebrated. Through the recognition that every individual brings with them unique experiences, cultural histories, and perspectives, our goal is to create a workplace community that encourages growth, creative contribution, and success. With these goals, and through education, integrity and innovation, ARCHER Cultural Resource Management Corp. is committed to promoting the values of Canada’s cultural landscape.

ARCHER CRM has a full-time, permanent Project Lead Archaeologist position available for our Delta office location to manage new archaeological projects. ARCHER CRM has a competitive Benefits package for this position and provides an additional Health and Wellness plan for our long-term employees.

Job description

Primary Responsibility: to organize & manage the delivery of archaeological services provided by ARCHER, including but not limited to:

  • Overseeing archaeological assessments on behalf of a Permit Holder.
  • Act as primary project point of contact for archeological matters.
  • Work with the Project Manager to satisfy client, First Nation, regulatory agency, and third-party needs.
  • Act as an Archaeologist, Field Director.
  • Adhere to OH&S programs.
  • Provide direction to and co-ordinate effectively with support staff.
  • Assist in employee training, supervision, and evaluation.
  • May involve frequent travel.

Preference given to those with the following skills/experience:

  • Demonstrable ability to communicate in a professional, responsible manner.
  • Demonstrable ability to lead archaeological assessments to meet regulatory standards.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment, co- ordinating with support staff and taking direction from the Project Manager.
  • Eligible to hold S12.2 BC HCA Permits.


  • Valid Class 5 Driver License.
  • Canadian Citizen, or legally eligible to work in Canada
  • Demonstrable ability to effectively communicate with clients, stakeholders, colleagues and Team members.
  • Availability to work away from home office in either field conditions or to conduct business.
  • Be a BC Archaeology Branch-approved field director in one (or more) of BC’s Cultural Regions.
  • Post-graduate degree in Archaeology or Anthropology
  • Minor or secondary degree or experience in Earth Sciences, biology or related fields of study, or undergraduate degree with equivalent level of practical experience.

Preferred Certifications:

  • First Aid Level 1


  • -$43.00 – $55.00/hour ($89,440.00 – $114,400.00 per annum) commensurate with demonstrable experience and qualifications.


No telephone inquiries please.

Questions & expressions of interest are to be forwarded to Please note that resumes with references provided will be examined first to expedite hiring.

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