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Golder Associates Field Archaeologist in KAMLOOPS, British Columbia

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Field Archaeologist for the upcoming 2019 Field Season. This is a seasonal contract position based in Kamloops.

Fieldwork will be primarily located in the Kamloops area and is expected to begin in late April and end in late October. This may be extended or shortened depending on changing schedules and/or weather conditions.

An overview of your role will include:

  • Carrying out archaeological survey, test excavation and mitigative excavation under the direction of the Field Crew Supervisor or Field Director

  • Working with Indigenous crews in a highly respectful and collaborative manner

  • Demonstrating a “Safety First” focus and acting as a role model to other staff

  • Complying with Golder’s Fit for Duty Policy

  • Maintaining a high standard of ethical behavior to uphold Golder’s reputation and demonstrating a commitment to our Core Values

  • Working in a variety of environments, such as all-weather conditions and rugged and remote locations

  • Performing other duties as required, including but not limited to, artifact analysis, reporting, and research

You will have a background in:

  • An Archaeology, Anthropology or related Degree or Diploma from a recognized program

  • A collaborative approach to field work in a cross-cultural setting

  • Some knowledge of British Columbia archaeology

  • Able to work in varying terrain and weather conditions

  • Ability to do strenuous field work, including hiking in uneven terrain, carrying heavy loads and manual excavating

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

  • Ability to take direction and work in both a team environment and independently

  • Valid driver’s license (Class 5)

Your benefits at Golder will include:

· Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

· Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

· Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

· On the job training, mentoring and coaching

· Global projects and travel opportunities

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

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.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder at https://vimeo.com/252065645 video.

*Title: *Field Archaeologist**

*Location: *BC-KAMLOOPS**

*Requisition ID: *19000339**

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