AECOM Archaeology Field Supervisor in London, Ontario

Requisition/Vacancy No. 152329BR

Position Title Archaeology Field Supervisor

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Country Canada

State/Province/Region CAN - Ontario

City London

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking several creative, highly talented Archaeology Field Supervisors. The positions can be based in London, Richmond Hill or Barrie. These are part-time variable positions, meaning work days and times will be determined on an as-needed basis. Duration of the contracts are mid March till December 15th; overtime will be required at times.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Supervise field crews conducting Stage 2-4 archaeological assessments

  • Perform strenuous physical labour outside in all weather conditions

  • Maximize the efficiency of field crews

  • Provide accurate and clear communication between the field and office teams

Minimum Requirements

  • Associate's or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • ​Professional or Research class license issued by the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport

  • 2+ years of experience

  • Experience operating high precision GPS or total station equipment

  • Firm understanding of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport Standards and Guidelines for Consultant Archaeologists

  • Valid Ontario drivers license

  • Artifact identification skills for both First Nation and Euro-Canadian material

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree

  • ​Experience writing archaeological assessment reports

  • Artifact cataloguing experience

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.