AECOM Archaeologist (Professional to Senior Level) in Sydney, Australia
Business Line Environment
Position Title Archaeologist (Professional to Senior Level)
Australia - New South Wales
AECOM currently has an opportunity for a Senior Historical Heritage Specialist in our Sydney based heritage team.
AECOM has a multidisciplinary team of dedicated heritage specialists located across Australia with experience in both Aboriginal and historical archaeology, including undertaking built heritage assessments for State and Federal clients. Our team of heritage specialists offer clients expertise in heritage assessments, impact assessments and permitting, excavation and community consultation.
We are seeking a motivated professional with a strong client focus, excellent communication skills and the ability to deliver technical excellence to join our Sydney heritage team. Key responsibilities would include:
Undertaking historical heritage assessments, preparing statements of heritage impact, research designs and conservation management plans
Undertaking archaeological survey and excavation
Conducting field activities independently, within a team, and in remote areas
Preparing permit applications (e.g., Section 57/60/140 applications)
Providing specialist technical advice on heritage management to clients
Liaise and develop positive relationships with clients and other stakeholders.
Appropriate tertiary qualifications in archaeology or similar field
Minimum 5 years' experience in historical archaeology, with a focus on historical archaeology and/or preparation of historical heritage assessments
Experience as an excavation director would be ideal but not a prerequisite
Demonstrated experience obtaining permits under the NSW Heritage Act
Excellent writing and communication skills
Demonstrated time management and organisation skills
Current C class drivers licence
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Category Engineering - Environmental
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 183070BR
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.