|Salary:||£26,396 to £31,411 per annum|
|Placed On:||23rd March 2023|
|Closes:||16th April 2023|
We are looking for a highly motivated individual with experience of Geoarchaeology, Quaternary Science, Environmental Archaeology or Physical Geography to join the Quest team. The role will include undertaking, supervising and monitoring borehole survey and ground investigation works, recording and interpreting deposits, extracting stratigraphic data from secondary sources, deposit modelling and contributing to a variety of report types. The role holder will also undertake a range of geoarchaeological-focussed laboratory techniques and be responsible for the running and maintenance of a suite of laboratories.
Quest (Quaternary Scientific) is a well-established enterprise within the School of Archaeology, Geography and Environmental Science (SAGES) at the University of Reading. We provide an expert Archaeological Science service to archaeological units, environmental consultancies, government organisations, charities and university-led research projects (for more information visit www.reading.ac.uk/quest).
As a Geoarchaeologist, you will:
You will have:
Informal contact details
Contact role: Director of Quest
Contact name: Dr Rob Batchelor
Contact phone: 0118 378 8941 / 07734 530438
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interview date: TBC
Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. By reference to the applicable SOC code for this role, sponsorship may be possible under the Skilled Worker Route. Applicants should ensure that they are able to meet the points requirement under the PBS. There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.
The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, supports the gender equality Athena SWAN Charter and the Race Equality Charter, and champions LGBT+ equality. Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.
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