full-time employee contract
Canada - Ontario, Richmond Hill
AECOM Canada has several positions available for Archaeological Field Technicians that are based out of either our Richmond Hill or Barrie, Ontario offices. Candidates must be willing and able to work outdoors in all weather conditions, able to walk in rugged terrain and lift up to 30 lbs.
The responsibilities of this role include, but may not be limited to the following:
Demonstrated ability to conduct strenuous physical labour outdoors in all weather conditions.
Excavate and operate in a consistent and controlled manner based on direction given from the Field Supervisor.
Learn and identify cultural material and collect in a controlled manner
Physically able to conduct work with and care when performing excavations
Learn or have some working knowledge of MTCS Standards and Guidelines for Consultant Archaeologists
o Ability to work effectively in a team environment
o Willingness to continually learn and take direction
o Communicate information, issues, concerns related to the site work in an effective and professional manner to Field Supervisor
o Attend work in a prepared manner for all weather conditions, ensuring appropriate weather gear in readily available.
o Keep artifacts collected as directed by site supervisor, ensuring that others are able to find artifacts based on effective arrangement.
Health and Safety
o Models appropriate behavior towards health and safety processes
o Must be willing to work out of town, across Ontario for extended periods of time
o Demonstrated sensitivity and awareness combined with a respectful attitude towards Indigenous culture and people is a must.
o Leading by example, taking ownership for responsibilities
Please be advised that Linui has been certified by the Labour Relations Board to bargain on behalf of persons in the above noted position. The parties will be entering into bargaining and any candidate who is hired into the noted role will be kept informed of any changes to the terms and conditions of their employment as a result of that process
Valid Ontario driver's license
Must be willing to work out of town, across Ontario for extended periods of time
Must be physically able to perform strenuous archaeological fieldwork
1-3 years of relevant experience is preferred
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Part-time Variable
Requisition/Vacancy No. 224972BR
Additional Locations CA - Barrie, ON - 55 Cedar Point Drive
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.