Archaeological FieldDirector (SAB)(Fort St. John, B.C.–Job ID: 2017-004)Ecofor ConsultingLtd. is a natural and cultural heritage resource management company with a teamof over 50 professional and technical employees. Ecofor has offices in Fort St.James, Fort St. John, Prince George, Terrace, Williams Lake, Calgary, NovaScotia and Whitehorse. We provideexpertise in a broad range of disciplines including fisheries and aquatics,wildlife, vegetation and riparian, soils and terrain, hydrology, reclamationand enhancement, environmental monitoring, environmental assessment, contaminatedsites, land use planning, archaeology, traditional land use, traditionalecological knowledge, heritage consultation, and socio-economic assessment.
Ecofor iscurrently seeking seasonal FieldDirectors (SAB) (four and eight month positions) to join our team in our FortSt. John, BC office.
Key Responsibilities:· Ability to identify areas of potential and toidentify sites.· Collect data and complete data management.· Lead field reconnaissance, archaeological impactassessments and excavations for oil and gas, forestry, transportation and otherindustries. · Archaeological monitoring.· Interim report and proposal writing. Desired Qualifications:· Field Director certification in the Sub-ArcticBoreal culture region.· Minimum B.Sc. in Archaeology, or B.A. inAnthropology with a major in Archaeology. · Experience in Cultural Resource Managementpreferred.· Experience with artifact identification, analysisand artifact catalogue would be an asset.· Knowledge of Oil and Gas regulations.· Experience in mapping, pedestrian survey,subsurface testing, excavation, data collection, field note taking andlaboratory experience desired. · Excellent writing and communication skills, desireto grow business, and work closely (both in a field lead and support role) withother environmental professionals, environmental discipline leads, and FirstNations.· Able to work in a strong safety culture.· Must possess a valid driver's license.· Safety certification in H2S Alive, GroundDisturbance IRP-17, and snowmobiles/ATVs/UTVs operation would be an asset.