Following the successful transfer of Northamptonshire Archaeology to MOLA we are expanding and currently have vacancies for two Project Officers and a Geophysical Survey Officer. We are seeking suitably experienced and enthusiastic people to fill these permanent posts at this exciting time.
Geophysical Survey Officer: Salary from £23440 to £26760 pa
The post will be based in the MOLA Northampton office and at project sites as required, so a level of flexibility to work away is required. For projects away from base accommodation and subsistence is provided.
The purpose of the role is to be directly responsible for the day–to-day running of geophysical surveys, by line management of geophysical field teams, to deliver projects on time and within budget. To undertake the preparation of reports through the analysis of survey data. Working with the MOLA Technology Solutions team you will form part of a team designing and delivering an integrated range of services.
The successful candidate will have proven experience in a supervisory role, as well as of preparing client reports. Skills of post excavation analysis, reporting and editing will also be expected. They will have good prioritising and organisational skills in running of archaeological survey, other fieldwork and post-excavation projects with an ability to work to short timescales. Individuals will have clarity in both written and spoken communication and be able to communicate clearly both with colleagues, clients and planning archaeologists.
In depth specialist knowledge of field survey with allied skills in GIS is essential. A full UK driving licence is also essential. Membership/links with the IfA, ISAP, EIGG preferred. A full clean UK driving licence is desirable. For informal discussion please contact Mark Holmes, 01604 825849, firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date 24 March 2014
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