Archaeology Field Technician
City : Stoney Creek
Industry : Materials & Construction
Employer : Stantec
Archaeology Field Technician - ( 240000KK )
Grounded in safety, quality, and ethics, our experts lead their fields and guide our work with rigour, a creative spirit, and vision for growth. We draw from more than 20 technical specialties around the globe and are committed to fostering an inclusive community of diverse talents, backgrounds, and expertise. We’re a place to apply your passion and collaborate with top environmental talents on work that’s critical to our clients and the communities they support. Join a team that has the environment down to a science.
As part of our Environmental Services team, the Archaeology group has an opportunity for seasonal Field Technicians in our Hamilton, London, Waterloo, and Markham, ON offices.
You will be a part of our archaeological field team that will complete field work. As a seasonal employee your start date and end dates will vary by season and workload.
At Stantec, you will find that our work reaches various sectors and industries, including transportation, community development and infrastructure, oil and gas, and aggregates and mining, to name but a few. Our upcoming field season is anticipated to be busy and rewarding, with opportunities to work on large and complex projects involving stratified and deeply buried urban contexts and Indigenous archaeological sites.
Your Key Responsibilities
Under the direction of licensed archaeologists, the successful applicant(s) will assume responsibility for carrying out Stage 2-4 archaeological fieldwork. This can include, but is not limited to:
- Pedestrian survey
- Test pit survey
- Archaeological unit excavation and site preparation
Your Capabilities and Credentials
- Must have past work experience with physically demanding outdoor labour.
- Applicants must be able to travel within Ontario and able to work out-of-town and overnight for short and long durations.
- The ability to carry out strenuous field work is essential, and the ability to perform rigorous physical activities, such as lifting up to 50 lbs and being capable of repetitive movement under adverse weather conditions.
- A full G driver’s license in good standing is preferred, and licensed drivers may be required to drive company vehicles as part of their work.
Education and Experience
- Current undergraduate or graduate students in anthropology or archaeology are encouraged to apply, but formal education in archaeology is not a requirement.
- Field work may include exposure to the elements, including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Please be advised the Field Technician position you are applying for is unionized. The terms and conditions of employment including benefits will be governed by a Collective Agreement between Stantec Consulting Ltd. and LiUNA as well as any applicable Stantec Consulting Ltd. policies.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Benefits Summary: Regular full-time and part-time employees will have access to health, dental, and vision plans, a well-being program, health care spending account, wellness spending accounts, group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, group tax-free savings account, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage, and paid time off.
Temporary/casual employees will have access to group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, and group tax-free savings account.
The benefits information listed above may not apply to union positions because benefits for such positions are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreements.
Primary Location : Canada-Ontario-London
Other Locations : Canada-Ontario-Stoney Creek, Canada-Ontario-Markham, Canada-Ontario-Waterloo
Organization : BC-1609 EnvSvcs-CA Ontario West
Employee Status : Regular
Job Level : Entry Level
Travel : Yes, 75 % of the Time
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : Feb 5, 2024, 4:46:39 PM
Req ID: 240000KK
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