Senior Field Technician

Montague Road, Warwick
£20,138 per annum (from April 2017)
17 Mar 2017
19 Apr 2017
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Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern

Archaeology Warwickshire is a dynamic provider of a wide range of commercial heritage services. Our reputation for proficient archaeological solutions and efficient, professional delivery has resulted in a high demand for our services.

The Role

37.0 Hours per Week

We are looking for experienced and mobile archaeologists to undertake excavations, surveys, watching briefs and post-excavation duties to the appropriate CIfA standards.

Key Requirements

Good general education and knowledge of British archaeology

Hand excavation and site planning skills

Significant excavation /post-excavation experience

Experience of computers, including databases and word-processing

Knowledge and understanding of basic principles of project planning

Experience of archaeological photography

Experience of survey equipment (EDM, total station or GPS)

Experience of archaeological site recording, artefact recovery, sampling and processing procedures

Ability to undertake archaeological observation and salvage recording (including monitoring of contractors’ plant) without constant direct supervision and to write short reports

Experience of use of aerial photographs

Knowledge of CIfA and other archaeological standards

Ability to work either unsupervised or in a team

Flexible approach to working arrangements

Willingness to work outdoors in all weathers

Ability and willingness to travel in order to undertake the duties of the job

Additional Information & How to apply

For further information about the role please contact Stuart Palmer - Business Manager on (01926) 412278 or

Our method of application is online. If you are unable to apply using the 'Apply for this job' link please contact the Recruitment Centre.

You will be notified of our shortlisting decision via email,  so please check your email and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application. 

Telephone:01926 418125

Please note that all applications must be received on an application form. We do not accept CV's and do not keep CV's on file unless part of an application.

Closing Date - 17th April

Interviews - 27th April
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