Career Opportunities

PCPI is a career and workforce development organization that receives funding from the Government to support job seekers with job search resources and connection to employment opportunities. Through this initiative, PCPI is working with an employer who is seeking:

 

Name of Position: Archaeology Field Supervisor

Location of work:  Markham

Job Description: You will supervise and perform archaeological assessments and mitigations utilizing a variety of field methodologies, including archaeological survey, testing, excavation, surface collection, and monitoring.

Compensation: TBD

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP

Terms of Employment: Full time

Number of positions: 1

 

Description of employer: One of the leading designing, engineering and consulting companies that handles a variety of projects to advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

 

Responsibilities: This includes the followings but not limited to:

•  Supervise and perform archaeological assessments and mitigations utilizing a variety of field methodologies, including archaeological survey, testing, excavation, surface collection, and monitoring.
•  Quality control fieldwork and data, and ensure work is completed in accordance with the Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries’ (MHSTCI) Standards and Guidelines for Consultant Archaeologists.
•  Supervise a team of Archaeology Field Technicians.
•  Lead and motivate your field team to achieve productivity goals.
•  Take initiative and be responsive to changing project, equipment, material, and personnel needs.
•  Work must comply with occupational health and safety policies and procedures and Stantec’s Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) program, policies, and safe work practices.
•  Work with senior technical advisors, Project Managers, and Task Managers to ensure delivery of high-quality products that meet our clients’ unique project needs.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS – All applicants must meet the following:

Minimum Requirements

•  A thorough understanding and application of the MHSTCI’s Standards and Guidelines for Consultant Archaeologists is required.
•  Working knowledge of Indigenous and Euro-Canadian archaeological resources and artifacts, including the identification of archaeological stratigraphy, cultural features, and settlement pattern.
•  Experience with GIS and ArcGIS and other digital data applications, as well as transits and total stations.
•  Prepare and maintain detailed field notes, drawings, and maps.
•  Leadership skills and ability to motivate a team is essential.
•  Strong verbal and written communication skills, including exceptional MS Office skills.
•  Thorough understanding of technical writing skills with particular emphasis on reporting requirements of the MHSTCI.
•  Working understanding of policies and procedures for HSSE, including client-specific training (as required).
•  Good driving record and valid driver’s license required.

 

Preferred Qualifications

•  Minimum BA/B.Sc. in archaeology; or equivalent combination of education and experience
•  Minimum R license holder with the MHSTCI in good standing

 

How to Apply:

•  Please email your resume to saeed@careerplan.net by June 8, 2021
•  Only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted
•  Applications from agencies will not be accepted