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Career Opportunities

Career opportunities in the arboriculture and other green care professions are growing every year and offer the ability to work outdoors with passionate people who love what they do.

We believe that ongoing training and challenging team members to reach their very highest potential and performance is the key to their success and engagement in any position. Our Chippers’ culture is focused on your continuous improvement via on-the-job experience, training and industry classes. We provide our employees with exceptional benefits (listed below), our clients with exceptional service, and our communities with exceptional support.

Chippers has been renamed one of the Best Places to Work in Vermont for 2020 (we won in 2019 too) AND we are one of the 2019 Best Companies to Work For in New Hampshire (winners for NH 2020 will be announced in September.)

We’re always hiring awesome people and offer a great working environment where you can help bring beauty and health to the green and growing world and advance your career at the same time. Contact us today!

For more on what an arborist does, check out the video from the Tree Care Industry Association: https://outsidecareers.org/

Now it’s up to you! Submit your information on the form below, or call us at 802.457.5100.

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Open Positions as of May 15, 2020

Administration

Client Services Specialist – Woodstock, VT

We are currently looking to add a full-time, seasonal position that starts immediately, with potential to turn into a year-round position. Take this opportunity to advance your career with a team that truly cares!

What You’ll Do:

· Electronic data entry
· Process invoices & file
· Answer the phone and process messages for external and internal clients
· Complete assigned tasks with attention to detail

What We Want from You:

· Team player with a positive attitude
· Ability to stay on task and work independently
· Friendly and professional interpersonal skills
· Strong computer keyboard skills
· Aligned core values “Live A Chippers Life”

This position has the potential to become year-round with outstanding benefits, see below.

Tree Preservation & Arboriculture

Arborist Climber & Ground Operations Specialists – Enfield & Meredith, NH

We are currently looking to add Arborist Climbers & Ground Operations Specialists to our qualified team of innovative green care professionals in New Hampshire. Take this opportunity to advance your career with a team that truly cares!

What You’ll Do:
• Climb trees, if you have experience or the desire to learn!
• Prune, thin and remove deadwood throughout the tree canopy
• Install cables, braces and lightning protection systems
• Remove hazardous trees
• Properly maintain, prepare and operate all tools and equipment including chainsaws and chippers

What We Want from You:
• Safety-focused individual
• Team player with positive attitude
• Desire to work and play outdoors
• Aligned core values “Live A Chippers Life”
• Valid Driver’s License, CDL preferred (must obtain)
• Preferred: ISA Certified Arborist, ISA Certified Tree Worker

Garden/Landscape

Landscape Crew Leader – Woodstock, VT

We are currently looking to add a Landscape Crew Leader to our qualified team of innovative green care professionals in Vermont. Take this opportunity to advance your career with a team that truly cares!

What You’ll Do:
• Install and maintain landscapes and hardscapes!
• Drive dump trucks, trailers, tractors, and mini-skid steers
• Conduct job safety briefings
• Lead, train, manage and inspire your crew
• Provide excellent results and deliver quality 
• Communicate with clients ensuring that our service is exceeding their expectation

What We Want From You:
• Safety-focused leader
• Great attitude and self-motivation
• Desire and willingness to improve skills and landscape methods
• Good communication skills with clients and co-workers
• Ability to problem solve and adapt as needed to get jobs done efficiently and properly
• Aligned core values “Live A Chippers Life”
• Valid Driver’s License (CDL preferred)
• Ability to pass a DOT physical

Land Enhancement

Vegetation Control Specialist – Woodstock, VT

We are currently looking to add five Vegetation Control Specialists to our qualified team of innovative green care professionals in Vermont. Take this opportunity to join a team that truly cares!

What You’ll Do:
• The finishing touch, enhancing property’s beauty!
• Trim grass and/or weeds with a weed whacker
• Operate and maintain an assigned weed whacker
• Work independently and with a group to complete enhancement of field & meadow edges, slopes and forest floors
• Provide excellent aesthetic results and deliver a high level of customer service

What We Want From You: 
• Passion for working and playing outdoors
• Team players with positive attitudes
• Safety-focused individuals
• Desire and willingness to improve skills
• Ability to problem solve and adapt as needed to get jobs done efficiently and to high standards
• Aligned core values “Live A Chippers Life”

 

The Benefits of Joining the Chippers Team

What You Might Expect

• 10 days of paid time (accrued 1st year), plus 7 paid holidays
• All uniforms & personal protective equipment provided
• Annual boot and clothing allowance
• Health Insurance, Dental & Vision plans
• Chippers monthly contributions to Health Savings Accounts (HSA)
• Simple IRA with company match
• Company-sponsored training and certifications
• Career path and professional development encouraged
• Annual all-company training days

*All listed benefits available to eligible “full-time” employees

Chippers ‘Extra’ Benefits

• Chippers has an outstanding local and national reputation
• Excellent training and safety culture
• Awards for years of service and exemplifying our Core Values
• Firewood and service discounts
• Employee Assistance Program
• Annual gain sharing potential
• Company celebrations
• Benefits start on your first day!

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state or local law.

If you have questions or need any assistance at any time please contact John Keefe at 866-683-6222 or email jobs@chippersinc.com.

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