Field Archaeologists

    Tree Time Services is looking for seasonal field archaeologists for excavation and survey projects for the 2021 field season. We expect a full season from mid-April through November. We’re looking for both full-time and on-call field techs.


  • Field school in pre-contact archaeology or equivalent experience
  • Class 5 driver’s license with clean driver’s abstract
  • Physically fit, able to carry 30 pounds, lift 50 lbs, and hike up to 10 km per day

Desirable Assets

  • Ability to collect standardized data efficiently
  • Ability to follow direction and receive feedback
  • Previous experience in a safety-sensitive work environment
  • Manual labour work experience
  • Archaeological survey & excavation experience
  • Love of the outdoors
  • ATV operation experience
  • 4×4 driving experience
  • Good sense of direction, GPS, compass & map navigation skills
  • Valid safety tickets, including:
    • – First Aid
    • – H2S Alive
    • – ATV operator
    • – Ground Disturbance
    • – Bear / Wildlife Awareness


  • $18 to $25 / hour, plus overtime and vacation pay
  • $45 / day per diem


  • Work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Work 10 to 12 hour days on a 10-on, 4-off schedule.
  • Work away from home up to 24 days if required
  • Lodgings in hotels, work camps, and camper trailers as required.

Please fill out the form or call 780-975-0217 to see if we’re a good fit.

Send a one to two page resume in PDF format, with a cover letter in the body of the email. Your resume should include all work experience, with dates, relevant responsibilities and achievements; education; and other relevant experience.

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