Golder Associates Archaeological Field Technician in VANCOUVER, 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.
Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?
Golder has a new opportunity for an Archaeological Field Technician to join our Heritage team on a full-time/temporary basis preferrably based in Vancouver but will consider other locations.
An overview of your role will include:
Carrying out archaeological survey, test excavation and mitigative excavation in a cultural resources management setting under the direction of the Field Crew Supervisor
Working with Indigenous community members in a 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 demonstrates a commitment to our Core Values
Working in a variety of environments, such as all-weather conditions, rugged and semi-remote locations, and overnight accommodations in a camp setting
Performing other duties as required, including but not limited to, artifact analysis, reporting, and research
You will have a background in:
Archaeology, Anthropology or related Degree from a recognized program or nearing completion
Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work effectively with Indigenous representatives
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:
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
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 13 consecutive years
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder, now a member of WSP, is a leading, global consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 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 Associates Ltd. is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), and all other applicable legislation. Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities upon request.
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Title: Archaeological Field Technician
Requisition ID: 21001809