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BGA members firms are looking for team members to be a part of the next generation, using new tools from advanced software to precision cutting machines. This is your chance for a career in one of Vermont’s most exciting industries. To learn more about specific job openings, please scroll down the page below.

Finish Cutter
Graniteville, VT

POSITION SUMMARY:

Rock of Ages Corporation is looking for a Finish Cutter at our Graniteville, VT plant.

A Finish Cutters duties include hand cutting letters, background clean up and cutting of rock borders.

This is a full-time union position, starting pay will be based on experience, plus we offer comprehensive group benefits including a 401k plan with company match. If you are already in the granite industry, the starting pay would be at the Union bill or negotiable depending on experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Washstand Inspector (Quality Control)

Spruce Mountain Granites is seeking a Washstand Inspector (Quality Control) at our downtown Barre plant. This job consists of building crates, washing stone and driving trucks. Must be able to drive using a standard transmission, learn how to inspect the stone, and shipping. For details, call Scott Vaillancourt @802-279-2929

Apprentice Draftsperson/CAD Operator 
Websterville, VT

Looking for a great employment opportunity?
–  Experience preferred, but we will train the right candidate.
–  Starting pay will depend on skill levels and relevant work experience.
–  Excellent benefits.

All serious inquires please send resume to sales@adamsgranite.com  Applications are also available at our office: Adams Granite Company, 58 Pitman Rd, Websterville, VT

All-Around Stone Cutter
Websterville, VT

Looking for a great employment opportunity?
–  Experience preferred, but we will train the right candidate.
–  Starting pay will depend on skill levels and relevant work experience.
–  Excellent benefits.

All serious inquires please send resume to sales@adamsgranite.com  Applications are also available at our office: Adams Granite Company, 58 Pitman Rd, Websterville, VT

Sandblasting Department
Websterville, VT

Looking for a great employment opportunity?
–  Experience preferred, but we will train the right candidate.
–  Starting pay will depend on skill levels and relevant work experience.
–  Excellent benefits.

All serious inquires please send resume to sales@adamsgranite.com  Applications are also available at our office: Adams Granite Company, Websterville, VT

Administrative Assistant
Barre, VT

Progressive large granite manufacturer is seeking an addition to their Administrative team. Successful candidate should be a team player that works well with others. They should have a good phone presence, astute math skills, accuracy and able to multi-task in a fast-paced office environment. A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel is preferred. Duties to include order entry, manufacturing and Sales team support, phone as well as other general office tasks. Starting pay will depend on skill levels and relevant work experience. This is a full-time position from 8-5 and includes very good benefits.

Adams Granite has an established reputation in the industry as on of the finest manufacturers, offering both quality granite and superior craftsmanship. We are a family owned business in existence since 1934.

There is plenty of growth and opportunity at Adams Granite Company. All serious inquires please send resumes to: sales@adamsgranite.com or Adams Granite Company, PO Box 126, Barre, VT 05641

Customer Sales Representative
Barre, VT

Job Description
Adams Granite is seeking an addition to their sales team. Successful candidate should be a team player that works well with others. This is a full time position, Monday – Friday and includes very good benefits. Starting pay will depend on skill level and relevant work experience.

Responsibilities

  • Establish and maintain customer relationships
  • Assist all customer inquiries via phone, email and quoting potential new work
  • Using and learning our ERP software system
  • Identify sales opportunities with existing and prospective customer
  • Possible periodic travel to visit customers

Qualifications

  • Prefer a 4 year college degree but not required
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to learn new software – knowledge of Microsoft and Excel is a plus
  • Candidate must be able to multitask while staying detail oriented
  • Previous granite industry experience preferred
  • Previous sales experience

Adams Granite has an established reputation in the industry as one of the finest manufactures, offering both quality granite and superior craftsmanship. We are a family owned business in existence since 1934. To apply, please send resumes to sales@adamsgranite.com or mail to Adams Granite Company, PO Box 126, Barre, VT 05641  https://www.adamsgranite.org/

Industrial Controls Technician
Barre, VT

Swenson Granite Works, a division of Polycor, has an immediate opening for a full-time Administrative Assistant.

POSITION SUMMARY
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
OTHER DUTIES MAY BE ASSIGNED

  • Support Engineering, Controls and Maintenance teams, and contractors with controls, automation, and communications installations, implementations, and upgrades.
  • Design, institute, and perform system tests to verify proper equipment operation and performance.
  • Perform electrical and controls-related preventative maintenance, calibration, installation, troubleshooting, and repair of Plant equipment such as saws, thermal machines, splitters, handling systems, conveyors, motor control systems, servo and frequency drives, PLC/HMI systems, control cabinets, process power distribution and wiring, HVAC, and ethernet/Wi-Fi communication systems.
  • Maintain current documentation of all electrical and controls systems including device hardware and software.
  • Initiate, manage, and support electrical, controls, and automation projects, jobs, and tasks that improve equipment effectiveness.
  • Coordinate with and assist controls engineers and technicians at other Plants as directed, appropriate, or when business priorities dictate.
  • Assist Industrial Maintenance Technicians, as needed, in troubleshooting and repair of Plant equipment.
  • Program and troubleshoot Programmable Logic Controls (PLC) programs and modify software programs for Plant equipment.
  • Review, improve, develop, store, and safeguard machine programs.
    Pursue professional development and training—especially in the areas of electrical technologies and industrial controls (including standards and safety).
  • Review PLC control flow of equipment and monitor uptime & downtime metrics.
  • Participate on cross-functional teams to support business improvement initiatives teams.
  • Utilize business systems to track, manage, and document process and work activity.
  • Analyze process data, generate relevant reports, and make written project proposals.
  • Complies with safety, environmental, and quality requirements established by external and internal regulations.

WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS
This position requires physical activity for most of the shift including walking, climbing, standing, bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, and lifting no more than 50 lbs.

This position will be in the machine environment most of the time and can reach high ambient temperatures in some operating conditions.
This position requires occasional long shifts, weekend work, and an on-call requirement.

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Maintenance Mechanic
Barre, VT

Position Summary
Swenson Granite Works is looking for an experienced Maintenance Mechanic to join our team at our Woodbury, Vermont location.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Other Duties May Be Assigned

This full-time position performs the duties of a Maintenance Mechanic by maintaining equipment used in the granite quarry process, such as front-end loaders, forklifts, drills, generators, saws and compressors.

Duties include, troubleshooting equipment failures, performing routine safety inspections of shop and equipment, maintaining an inventory of materials, parts and other necessary supplies, prepare and analyze cost from outside vendors, repair and perform preventive maintenance of all mobile equipment, disassembles motors, pumps and components and cleans parts, and cleans tools and working parts.

Education and/or Experience

Education and/or Experience requires, minimum of 4 years’ experience in a manufacturing and/or quarry setting, personnel skills to work with all departments and vendors to reduce downtime and increase output, welding (MIG and Stick) and fabricating, preventative maintenance (PM) and implementing a PM program, and knowledge of OSHA/MSHA compliance matters.

Work Environment / Physical Demands

Physical Demands, this employee in this position will be regularly exposed to oils and grease, slippery surfaces, outside weather conditions and moving mechanical parts and equipment. May be occasionally exposed to high places and places where explosives are being used. Most work is performed in a heated, well lit shop with occasional trips in to the quarry.

The Maintenance Mechanic must supply his or her own tools. Larger and specialty tools will be provided by the Company.

Swenson Granite Works offers excellent comprehensive group benefits, including a 401k plan with company match.

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