Job: Senior Project Manager – Archaeology [Job ID: 51186]


WSP E&I Canada Limited
Senior Project Manager – Archaeology [Job ID: 51186]

Salary $84,200-$143,100 annually
Location Victoria, Kamloops, Kelowna, Vancouver, Castlegar, Fort St. John


We are looking for candidates with strong Field Archaeology experience!

WSP has an opportunity for a full-time Archaeology Project Manager to join our BC Heritage Team.  Our hybrid working model allows for employment in locations near any of the WSP locations across the province. The successful candidate will gain valuable and diverse project management experience as part of our regional team. You will also have the chance to work on multidisciplinary projects that provide opportunities for personal and professional growth.

As a Project Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Working with clients and project teams to scope and plan projects, under the direction of the Project Director.
  • Working with Indigenous communities and businesses to facilitate their involvement in projects.
  • Executing projects to satisfy clients expectations and regulatory requirements.
  • Monitoring project performance with respect to schedule, budget and other KPIs.
  • Managing receivables, variance, and project multipliers.
  • Developing and implementing project execution plans (health and safety, quality, risk management, communication, documentation, etc.)
  • Communicating regularly and frequently with clients and project teams
  • Providing leadership and guidance to junior project staff
  • Participating in WSP Golder’s Health & Safety program and demonstrating a “Safety First” focus

The successful candidate will have the following skills and qualifications: 

  • At least 5 years of directly relevant archaeology and project management experience, ideally within a large and diverse organization
  • A degree in Anthropology, Archaeology, or a related social science
  • Professional Project Management Designation (e.g., Project Management Institute) is an asset
  • Superior project planning skills and an ability to lead diverse teams
  • Excellent computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, and Adobe Acrobat Software
  • Proficiency with Oracle CRM software is an asset
  • Detail and results oriented
  • Strong written and oral communications skills
  • High level of professionalism, integrity, and ethics

Your benefits at WSP will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
  • Career development programs tailored to help you reach your goals
  • Employer matched pension plan and optional share purchase plans
  • Paid vacation days
  • Paid wellness days
  • Ability to purchase additional vacation days
  • Extended medical, dental and group plan benefits that can be customized to your needs
  • Hybrid work arrangement with the ability to work from home and from the office


Expected Salary (all locations): $84 200 – $143 100

WSP Canada is providing the compensation range that the company in good faith believes it will pay for this position based on the successful applicant’s education, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities in addition to the specific geographic location.


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