Company: Wood
Skills: Field Service Tech
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Overview / Responsibilities

The Wood purpose is unlocking solutions to the world's most critical challenges and the our mission is to be the world's leading consulting and engineering company in energy and the built environment.

Are you interested in working with a team of Archaeologist but don't think you have the qualifications to do so? Well this may be your opportunity for you to work with a team of highly trained archaeologists who will be conducting field work at Gaspereau Lake in 2021.

The Gaspereau Main Dam refurbishment project (Lanes Mills and Muskrat Cove) is being planned by Nova Scotia Power Inc., construction will begin in 2022. Archaeology is being done ahead of construction and a team of local Mi'kmaw are being hired to help assist in the field work by Wood-Boreas Heritage Consulting Inc. Archaeologists or individuals interested in archaeology are required on this team, full and part time work is being offered, preference at this time will be given to Annapolis Valley and Glooscap First Nation community members. Transportation will be provided from Glooscap First Nation and COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place.

As a Field Tech you will be responsible for various fieldwork duties inclusive of; test pitting, pedestrian surveys and test unit excavations.

Skills / Qualifications

To be a team member you will:

  • perform physically demanding tasks, such as the repetitive movement of shovelling, trowelling and screening soil/earth.
  • Work outdoors for long days in rough terrain, harsh elements and at remote locations.
  • Have good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Work well with a team and independently when required.
  • Have the ability to travel and work on out-of-town projects.
  • Lift up to 40 lbs. (not necessarily required but would be helpful).

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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