Job: Senior Archaeologist (ID: 21000272)


Golder Associates Ltd.
Senior Archaeologist (ID: 21000272)

Location Kamloops, BC


Golder has a new opportunity for a Professional Archaeologist to join our Heritage team in our Kamloops location. The successful candidate will assist in the growth of the archaeology business in the Kamloops region and will gain valuable and diverse work experience throughout BC as part of our regional team. You will also have the ability to work on multidisciplinary projects that provide opportunities for learning and personal growth.

Your role will include

  • Preparing or contributing to proposals
  • Securing heritage inspection, investigation, and alteration permits
  • Designing and leading archaeological field programs
  • Liaising with First Nations
  • Managing project scope, schedule, and cost, including invoicing
  • Participating in business development activities, including meetings with prospective clients
  • Participating in Indigenous community relationship-building
  • Undertaking analysis and preparing technical reports
  • Supervising junior staff and Indigenous workers where appropriate
  • Participating in Golder’s Health & Safety program

You will have a background in:

  • A graduate degree in Archaeology or Anthropology or an undergraduate degree with equivalent experience
  • Registered Professional Consulting Archaeologist in good standing
  • Field Director and Permit Holder status in the BC Plateau Culture Area
  • Experience identifying, recording and evaluating the full range of archaeological site types expected in the BC Interior Plateau culture area
  • Experience working with First Nations. Preference will be given to candidates with positive relationships with First Nations in the Kamloops area
  • An ability and willingness to perform field work in a variety of weather conditions
  • Proficiency with standard data collection equipment including GPS and hand-held tablets
  • Proven oral and written communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • An ability to contribute to a positive teamwork environment as well as to work independently
  • Solid MS Office skills
  • Valid driver’s licence (Class 5)
  • ATV/UTV and First Aid Certification would be considered an asset

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
  • On the job training, mentoring and
  • National project opportunities

Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

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