Maritime Archaeologist

The Newport Medieval Ship Project is currently seeking to hire a maritime archaeologist, details below.

Project Officer

(Newport Medieval Ship)
£19,621 – 21,519
The Newport Medieval Ship Project is seeking to appoint a maritime
archaeologist to assist with the ongoing documentation and research
program, on a fixed term basis for 12 months.   Applications are invited from archaeologists with experience in recording and analyzing waterlogged wood remains, including ships and shipwrecks. The focus of the current work includes digital modeling, laser scanning and database/archival work. 

You will be highly proficient in a range of IT applications, and
experience using modeling software such as Rhino 3D or similar computer
aided design programs
would be an advantage. Applicants should have good communication skills. The position offers a great opportunity to be involved with a major maritime archaeology project.

If you would like to discuss the details of this post, please telephone
Toby Jones on 01633 215707 or email

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and
is subject to a successful Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check.

You can print an application form and job description and job
requirement via our internet site ( or
alternatively they are available by phone on 01633 656656 or e-mail quoting the reference number below and where you saw the post advertised.

Please return completed application forms to HR / Recruitment Services,
114w, Lifelong Learning & Leisure, Civic Centre, Newport, South Wales,
NP20 4UR.
Closing date: 13 November 2009
Reference number: LEICH20159

Toby N. Jones

Newport Medieval Ship Project
Unit No. 22, Maesglas Industrial Estate
Newport, South Wales
NP20 2NN

01633 215707 phone
01633 215709 fax