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Archaeological Supervisors and Site Assistants

  CFA Archaeology Ltd in Milton Keynes and Leeds
   £20,073 to £23,525 (commensurate with position, skills and experience)
  Apply before: 25/10/2019
Responsibility Level:  Trainee   L 2  L 3  L 3/4  L 4  L 4/5  L 5  L 5/6  L 6  L 7
  
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  careers@cfa-archaeology.co.uk
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Background:
 
CFA Archaeology Ltd (CFA) is an industry leading, cultural heritage organisation specialising in consulting, contracting and post-excavation on projects ranging from small scale watching briefs for residential developments, to large-scale infrastructure projects and Cultural Heritage Studies for Environmental Impact Assessments. At CFA, we pride ourselves on excellence and work with a range of organisations from leading multinational corporations and government agencies, to local government bodies and single partner consultancies. Our offices are located throughout the UK and we are a registered organisation (RO) with the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists. We are also ISO 9001:2015 accredited.
 
Due to continued growth across our business and a range of large projects ahead, CFA is looking to appoint Archaeological Supervisors and Site Assistants to enhance our core teams on projects throughout the UK. This is a great opportunity to join a long established and highly regarded company that prides itself on delivering quality services to clients, whilst providing continuous staff development and training opportunities. We are passionate about archaeology and we need you to be too. If you have any specific relevant skills, let us know!
 
We are looking for candidates to for our Milton Keynes and Leeds offices.
 
Benefits of working at CFA include:

  • Profit distribution scheme
  • Contribution to pension scheme
  • Paid overnight subsistence and travel time on fieldwork
  • Subscription to CIfA paid in full
  • TOIL and Sickness Benefits
  • Cycle scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
 
AS0919 - Archaeological Supervisors (starting at £22,433 – £23,525)
 
We are looking to appoint Archaeological Supervisors. You may be required regularly to work away from your office location. CFA provides transport to site and, if working away, overnight accommodation and subsistence will also be provided. A good knowledge of British archaeology is desirable, and you will be able to demonstrate a range of skills relevant to working in commercial field archaeology. You should be motivated and an effective team-worker, maintaining good professional relationships with colleagues and clients alike.
 
Successful criteria include:
  • Relevant degree level education or significant practical experience
  • Flexible approach to deployment and willingness to travel and work away
  • Membership of the CIfA preferred and a current CSCS Card desirable.
  • Experience of supervising archaeological projects and managing field teams
  • A good positive attitude and effective team-worker / communicator
  • Experience of archaeological supervision of machine excavation
  • Willingness to learn a range of office-based and fieldwork tasks, with ambition to progress into more senior roles
  • Motivated with good organisational skills
  • Full driving licence essential
  • Microsoft Office skills
 
AA0919 - Archaeological Assistants (£20,073 – £21,052)
 
We are looking to appoint Archaeological Assistants who can work effectively and reliably as part of a team, both in the office and in the field. You must be available to work away on field projects and be able to carry out manual work in outdoor environments in all weather. We look to train and develop all staff with the aim to provide career development.
 
Successful criteria include:
  • Relevant degree level education or practical experience in UK practice desirable
  • Flexible approach to deployment and willingness to travel and work away
  • Membership of the CIfA preferred and a current CSCS Card desirable
  • A good positive attitude and effective team-worker / communicator
  • Willingness to learn a range of office-based and fieldwork tasks, with ambition to progress into more senior roles
  • Motivated with good organisational skills
  • Full driving licence preferred
  • Microsoft Office skills
Please apply by email to careers@cfa-archaeology.co.uk quoting the role code and position above (AS0919 or AA0919) as the subject line, enclosing a CV and covering letter. If you are applying to be considered for appointment to a specific office, please make this clear in your application.

CFA Archaeology follows a policy of equal opportunities for employment, training and other conditions of service. All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK without restrictions. Proof of identity and eligibility will be required prior to employment.

 

 

 

 

Please quote BAJR in your application.



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