Topic ID #35480 - posted 3/30/2015 2:03 AM

Senior Archaeologist, Permit Holder - British Columbia/Alberta

Jennifer Palmer

Senior Archaeologist, Permit Holder - Vancouver or Calgary
Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Postal Code: V8X 5J2
Requisition #: 60525BR
Employment Type: Full Time
Travel Percentage: 11% to 25%
Appointment: In Country - Local Hire
Last Updated: 2015-03-26
For decades, CH2M HILL has been a global leader in engineering, consulting, design, program management, construction and operations, working on the most challenging and impactful projects around the world. Through these challenging projects, we develop our people — who transform complex and creative ideas into reality, every day. Join us and together we can work to build a sustainable world. We support you to reach your greatest career goals through continued professional development, a positive work life balance and undeniably cool engineering projects. Join employee-owned CH2M HILL and discover why our diverse team has been consistently ranked as one of the leading employers and repeatedly recognized as a best place to work in the U.S.

TERA Environmental Consultants (TERA) became a member of the CH2M HILL family in April 2014. With offices in Alberta and British Columbia, TERA focuses on providing environmental consulting services to the Canadian pipeline, power line, and oil and gas industries. TERA's staff is anchored by their group of professional environmental planners who provide project leadership in managing the various regulatory processes. This core group is complemented by TERA's specialized disciplines, which include Aquatics; Wetlands; Vegetation; Wildlife; Remediation, Reclamation and Restoration Planning; Socio-Economics; Stakeholder Engagement; GIS; Archaeology; and Cultural Resources.
Description and Desired Qualifications
Senior Archaeologist, Permit Holder - Vancouver or Calgary, AB
TERA (a CH2M HILL company) is working on the widest selection of high end Archaeology projects in Western Canada. We offer opportunity and challenge to ambitious Archaeologists wishing to advance their career with a forward looking company.
We are currently seeking a Senior Archaeologist that has Permit Holding status preferrably in British Columbia and/or Alberta.


· Holding permit in BC and/or AB;

· Conducting archaeological assessments for developments such as pipelines, access roads, power lines, well sites, facilities, etc.;

· Managing crews during both archaeological baseline assessments and excavations;

· Writing high quality technical reports in a timely manner;

· Completing successful projects on time and on budget.


· Registered Permit Holder status in BC and/or AB;

· Demonstrated ability to manage field crews;

· Knowledge of relevant federal and provincial legislation in British Columbia, Alberta and/or Saskatchewan;

· Knowledge of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act and National Energy Board's Filing Manual requirements is a definite asset;

· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;

· Demonstrated commitment to excellent customer service;

· Proficient in MS Office (MS Project experience will be a clear asset);

· Willing to work in an open, team environment.

This position will entail a flexible schedule; therefore the successful candidate must be prepared to remain in the field for extended periods of time.

Degree Required
Bachelors or 4 Year Degree, Masters
Preferred Years of Experience

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