Archaeological Solutions is an independent commercial organisation based in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk and undertakes a substantial range of field projects throughout East Anglia.
We are looking for temporary Archaeological Site Assistants. The contracts are 8-weeks with a likely 8-week renewal thereafter commencing mid – late August 2019. (early application advised)
Our ideal candidates will have previous fieldwork experience within commercial archaeology within the UK however consideration will also be given to those just starting out in their career.
Demonstrable fieldwork and communication skills are important, as is an all hands on deck approach when it comes to working as part of the team. Stamina, determination and the ability to see tasks through to a timely completion and working to deadlines will be essential in this role. We will be keen to develop individuals as part of our Investor in People certification and offer an excellent training programme with a structured method of recording training and experience so as to enhance career development.
Membership of CIfA and a full clean driving license are preferred. A valid CSCS card is essential and we can provide guidance on obtaining this.
Accommodation is available for the temporary posts at a cost of £98/week.
Benefits will include an annual leave entitlement of 29 days (including bank holidays), 6% pension contribution when eligible, and full PPE.
To apply for these positions, please send your cv by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a brief covering paragraph outlining your suitability for the role.
AS is an Equal Opportunities Employer and a recognised Investor in People, and we are registered with the Chartered Institute of Archaeologists and hold accreditations for ISO9001 and 14001.
www.archaeologicalsolutions.co.uk, Facebook: Archaeological Solutions.