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Become a CNC Machine Operator in just 8 weeks at Vermont Precision Tools



Vermont Precision Tools is looking for Vermont job-seekers to join their Advanced Manufacturing Education Program. No experience is required and selected participants will earn $13.00 per hour with full benefits as eligible after successful completion of the 8 week program.

Apprentices will have the potential to earn $15.00 or more per hour upon the completion of a one-year apprenticeship and is based on performance. Successful graduates can earn up to 45 college credits towards an associate’s degree.

To learn more and participate, please apply online by visiting Applications due by January 11th, 2016. With additional questions, please call (802)872-0660.

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The US Census Bureau have Census Interviewers job openings in Addison County, Vermont


The Vermont Department of Labor’s Middlebury office will be hosting the US Census Bureau hiring event for Census Interviewers for the Addison County, Vermont area on Thursday, December 10th 2015 . The Vermont Department of Labor’s Middlebury office is located at 1590 Route 7, Suite 5, Middlebury, VT.

Census Interviewers will make $12.19 per hour plus $0.575 per mile reimbursement. Part–time and flexible hours available.

You must email to resister for a testing session. Registration requirements can be found in the links below. Testing spaces are limited. You will be required to present a valid driver’s license and have a reliable working vehicle. You will also need a working telephone. Day, evening and weekend work will be required. You must be a US citizen and at least 18 years old. The Interviewers position may be temporary or permanent.

For more information, please call Allison Richards or Michelle Thompson at 802-388-4921 in our Middlebury office.

For additional Census Bureau information visit:

Or call: (212) 584-3495 or toll free (800) 991-2520 ext. 12

VTDOL Announces

Workforce Education & Training Funds Application is now Available


The Vermont Department of Labor announces the availability of Workforce Education and Training Funds Application. Workforce Education and Training Funds are intended to support training that will improve the occupational skills of Vermont workers who are unemployed, under-employed or at risk of becoming unemployed due to changing workplace skill requirements.

To receive the application or to request more information contact Sally Redpath at or by phone: 802-828-4394. Completed applications are due by 4:00pm on December 2, 2015.”