Title Assistant / Geophysical Researcher
Salary £21,500 – £26,500
Location Bradford
Job Information

The Company

Magnitude Surveys is one of the largest providers of archaeological geophysical surveys in the UK. We design and build bespoke geophysical equipment and software to continually push the boundaries of non-intrusive archaeological investigations. We are currently working on a wide range of projects from major national infrastructure to small housing schemes across the UK.

 

The Position

Magnitude Surveys is seeking to recruit a geophysical researcher to assist in developing and streamlining the company’s bespoke systems and software. The successful candidate will report to the Director of Research and Development and work as part of a small research team. The position will be primarily office based with occasional field work. You will join a team of 20 archaeological geophysics professionals, all of whom bring a unique set of skills to a highly collaborative, friendly work environment.  General tasks will include:

 

  • Equipment development and maintenance
  • Data processing software development
  • Image processing workflow development
  • Machine based learning development

 

Research topics we are actively exploring at the moment include:

  • Auto feature extraction
  • Full extraction and utilisation of three-axis magnetometer components
  • GNSS positioned Multi-Channel GPR data processing
  • Improved data processing and data positioning algorithms through the incorporation of multi sensor data.

 

Upon familiarity with the company’s systems, software, and research objectives, the successful candidate will be able to suggest areas of investigation.

 

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Degree in Archaeological Prospection or Geophysics and/or a solid understanding of the physics behind geophysical techniques and their application to new surface investigations.
  • Creative thinker who is interested in developing new methods to process and interpret geophysical datasets (in particular magnetic and electromagnetic induction datasets).
  • Experience of Python or similar programming languages is necessary.
  • Experience of Unix command line environment.

 

Benefits

Magnitude Surveys encourages and supports its staff professional development by funding conference attendance and presentation, as well as training workshops. CIfA membership and a current CSCS card are desirable, but not essential. Magnitude Surveys will support the successful candidate in obtaining both CIfA membership and a CSCS card if they do not have one.

 

The successful candidate will be automatically enrolled into the NEST workplace pension scheme with matched employer contributions of up to 6%. Magnitude Surveys offers 31 days holiday including bank holidays and Christmas shutdown.

 

Application Process

The closing date for application is December 21; however, early application is advised as the post may be filled before closing date. Applicants should submit a covering letter and CV through our website. Interviews will be held in our Bradford office.

 

For further information about the position, please contact Finnegan Pope-Carter at [email protected] or 01274 926020.

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Title Assistant Archaeological Geophysicist
Salary £19,000 – £21,000 per annum
Location Bradford, West Yorkshire
Job Information

The Company

Magnitude Surveys is one of the largest providers of archaeological geophysical surveys in the UK. We design and build bespoke geophysical equipment and software to continually push the boundaries of non-intrusive archaeological investigations. We are currently working on a wide range of projects from major national infrastructure to small housing schemes across the UK.

The Position

Magnitude Surveys is seeking to promptly recruit an archaeological geophysicist to help the company meet increasing workloads. Magnitude Surveys is seeking a driven, self-motivated individual who is looking to expand their technical skills and creative abilities in an expanding company. The position will entail mostly field-based responsibilities with a mix of office-based training. These could include:

  • Field survey.
  • Community survey.
  • Training in data analysis and interpretation.

The ideal candidate would possess the following:

  • Full clean driving licence including experience driving off road
  • The ability to work as part of a close-knit team
  • Degree in archaeological near surface geophysics or similar

Although the above qualifications are preferred, we encourage anyone with a keen interest in archaeological geophysics to apply. Full training will be given to the right candidate.

 

Benefits

Travel to site, accommodation and subsistence is paid for while away from the office. Full PPE will be provided, including Gore-Tex or equivalent waterproofs and safety boots.

CIfA membership and a current CSCS card are desirable, but not essential. Magnitude Surveys will support the successful candidate in obtaining both CIfA membership and a CSCS card if they do not have one. Magnitude Surveys encourages and supports its staff’s professional development by funding conference attendance and presentation, as well as training workshops. In house training is logged following CIfA’s CPD training matrix. The opportunity for career progression to field supervisor and office based roles is available for the right candidate.

The successful candidate will be automatically enrolled into the NEST workplace pension scheme with matched employer contributions of up to 6%. Magnitude Surveys offers 28 days holiday including bank holidays, in addition to the company shutdown between Christmas and New Year. A childcare voucher scheme is in operation.

 

Application Process

Applicants should submit a covering letter and CV through our website. Interviews will be held in our Bradford office.

For further information about the position, please contact Finn Pope-Carter at [email protected] or 01274 926020.

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Title Archaeological Geophysics Supervisor
Salary £20,000 – £24,000
Location Bradford
Job Information

The Company

Magnitude Surveys is one of the largest providers of archaeological geophysical surveys in the UK. We design and build bespoke geophysical equipment and software to continually push the boundaries of non-intrusive archaeological investigations. We are currently working on a wide range of projects from major national infrastructure to small housing schemes across the UK.

The Position

Magnitude Surveys is seeking to promptly recruit an archaeological geophysicist to help the company meet increasing workloads. Magnitude Surveys is seeking a driven, self-motivated individual who is looking to expand their technical skills and creative abilities in an expanding company. The position will entail balanced office-based and field-based responsibilities. These could include:

  • Supervision of small tams during field survey.
  • Supervision of community survey.
  • Data analysis, interpretation and report writing.
  • Equipment maintenance.

 

The Candidate

The ideal candidate would possess the following:

  • Full clean driving licence including experience driving off road
  • The ability to work as part of a close-knit team
  • Degree in archaeological near surface geophysics or similar
  • At least one year of commercial geophysical experience

Although the above qualifications are preferred, we encourage anyone with a keen interest in archaeological geophysics to apply.

 

Benefits

Travel to site, accommodation and subsistence is paid for while away from the office. Full PPE will be provided, including Gore-Tex or equivalent waterproofs and safety boots.

Magnitude Surveys encourages and supports its staff’s professional development by funding conference attendance and presentation, as well as training workshops. CIfA membership and a current CSCS card are desirable, but not essential. Magnitude Surveys will support the successful candidate in obtaining both CIfA membership and a CSCS card if they do not have one.

The successful candidate will be automatically enrolled into the NEST workplace pension scheme with matched employer contributions of up to 6%. Magnitude Surveys offers 31 days holiday including bank holidays, in addition to any company shutdown days.

 

Application Process

Applicants should submit a covering letter and CV through our website. Interviews will be held in our Bradford office.

For further information about the position, please contact Finnegan Pope-Carter at [email protected] or 01274 926020.

Apply Now