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Field Archaeologist

  Neo Environmental Ltd in Northern Ireland
   c.£20,000 p/a (dependent on experience)
  Apply before: 29/09/2017
Responsibility Level:  Trainee   L 2  L 3  L 3/4  L 4  L 4/5  L 5  L 5/6  L 6  L 7
  
Telephone:
  0141-773-6262
Enquiries Email :
  michaelbriggs@neo-environmental.co.uk
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Field Archaeologist

Neo Environmental are an environmental consultancy currently operating throughout the UK and Ireland. Due to an increase in our workload we are seeking to appoint a field archaeologist for ongoing fieldwork in Northern Ireland (based from our Belfast office). Sites will mainly include watching briefs and evaluations within County Antrim. Candidates will ideally have at least 6 months experience in commercial archaeology and be the holder of a current CSCS/CSR card. Candidates should have an good working knowledge of archaeological recording techniques. A full driving licence, including own transport, is essential.

The position is temporary for 3 months but may be extended depending on the level of work available. Basic salary will be approximately £20,000 p/a (pro-rata), dependent on experience, and costs will be provided for accommodationand travel where required.

Typical Job Description & Duties

  • Conduct or assist in fieldwork duties (e.g. watching briefs, evaluations, excavations);
  • Machine supervision;
  • Identifying, excavating and recording archaeological features;
  • Contributing to the compilation of site archives where appropriate;
  • Drawing, describing and photographing archaeological features;
  • Contributing to excavation reports;
  • Liaising with on-site contractors and representatives of public institutions.
Essential Criteria
  • Degree in archaeology or related subject;
  • Technically competent;
  • Highly motivated with a strong attention to detail;
  • Good organisational skills;
  • Team player;
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal;
  • Full driving licence and own transport; and
  • Willing to travel and work in all weathers.
Desirable Criteria
  • 6 months experience within commercial archaeology;
  • Good knowledge of Irish archaeology;
  • Holder of CSCS/CSR card;
  • Good IT skills and technologically competent; and
  • Membership of the IAI/CIfA.
Please apply by email to michaelbriggs@neo-environmental.co.uk enclosing a current CV. We are looking to appoint appropriate candidates immediately so please submit your CV at the earliest opportunity. Closing date 29/09/17.

 

 

 

Please quote BAJR in your application.



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