AECOM Archaeology Technician II in Thornhill, Ontario
AECOM is seeking several Archaeology Technician to be based out of Multiple Ontario offices (Markham, Barrie, London).
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At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Performs a variety of tasks in support of project staff.
May gather and maintain specified records of scientific data for supervisor, including but not limited to environmental sampling, operations and maintenance and inspections at client sites.
Other activities may include assisting with calculations, setting up and operating equipment, inspecting equipment and installations for compliance with specifications and maintaining proper project documentation.
Collects and enters data, and applies technical principles and theories under supervision.
About AECOM’s Environment Business Line
Join AECOM to be part of an expert global team who is connected through a well-developed, worldwide, internal technical practice network through which you can learn from and brainstorm with the best in the world. AECOM is an industry-leading, world class environmental firm, and we want you to succeed within it. We respect and encourage your own pathway to excellence via our Freedom to Grow initiative.
AECOM is known for our award-winning technical excellence, leading-edge science and innovative project delivery. We provide sustainable solutions for some of the world’s most challenging issues. Our global clients and their projects are diverse and interesting. They span market sectors and geographies and require innovative technical solutions to solve wide-ranging environmental problems within diverse community profiles.
AECOM’s Sustainable Legacies program describes our approach to the environment, social equity and governance (ESG.) We embed sustainability throughout our business and help clients embed sustainable practices into their work. We help clients reduce their impact on the environment, achieve compliance and reduce risks.
2+ years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Must be able to perform strenuous archaeological fieldwork (lift up to 40lbs & be capable of repetitive movement).
Must be willing to work out of town, across Ontario, for extended periods of time.
Responsible for carrying out Stages 2-4 archaeological field work under the direction of experienced archaeologists.
Proven ability to recognize cultural material & collect in a controlled manner.
Proven physical ability & care when conducting excavations.
Working knowledge of MHSTCI Standards & Guidelines for Consultant Archaeologists.
Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Willingness to continually learn & take direction.
Communicate information, issues, concerns related to the site work in an effective & professional manner to Field Supervisor.
Attend work prepared for all weather conditions, ensuring appropriate weather gear is readily available.
Keep artifacts collected as directed by site supervisor.
Expected to prioritize Health & Safety & follow all AECOM procedures including strict Covid-19 measures.
Leading by example, taking ownership for responsibilities
Sensitivity & awareness combined with a respectful attitude towards Indigenous culture & people is a must. Collaboration in a team environment is key.
Valid Ontario driver’s license is preferred. Reliable transportation to & from assigned office or designated project meet spot essential.
Relocation is not available for this position.
Sponsorship is not available for this position.
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Part-time Variable
Requisition/Vacancy No. 273680BR
Additional Locations CA - Barrie, ON - 55 Cedar Point Drive, CA - London, ON - 250 York St
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.