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State of Vermont


Employer Description

Working for the State of Vermont - Work that matters

As an employer, the State of Vermont exists to protect, preserve and enhance the exceptional quality of life here in Vermont. Working for the State means you are contributing to the betterment of its people, places and traditions.

A career with the State of Vermont also puts you on a rich and rewarding professional path. One filled with challenge, excitement, and tremendous opportunities for growth - not to mention a host of work-life benefits that are hard to match.


Our Opportunities

Whether you are looking for "a stepping stone" to launch your professional life, growing a long-term career or changing career paths, you'll find jobs in dozens of fields with the State of Vermont, including: 

Human Services
Information Technology
Economic Development

Public Safety
Natural Resources
Public Health

The State of Vermont offers a career and personal growth, as well as the potential to explore different career options while enjoying the benefits of a single employer. The State of Vermont employs approximately 7,800 people.


Working Here

Camel's Hump, VT

State employees receive competitive wages and are eligible for periodic cost of living increases. In addition, employees receive "step increases" in wages, which are based on an employee's job performance and longevity.

But there's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package for employees features an outstanding set of employee benefits that are worth about 30% of your salary.

The State of Vermont offers employees a variety of benefit programs including four health plans, a dental assistance plan, life insurance, flexible spending accounts plan, and more.




Employee Benefits

  • Medical Plans
  • Mental Health/
    Substance Abuse
  • Dental Assistance Plan
  • Prescription drugs
  • Vision care
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Educational leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vermont Higher Education Investment Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Child/Elder Care
  • Family/medical leave
  • Sick leave banks
  • Paid leave
  • Retirement planning
  • Wellness programs


Who We Are

Church Street, Burlington, VT
The Best People
State services are only as good as the people who deliver them. That is why the State of Vermont values a diverse, competent and committed workforce. Vermont State government is committed to providing a work environment where abilities, initiatives and experience are fostered into work that matters. Attracting a diverse workforce allows agencies and departments to better serve their client communities through improvements in planning and problem solving. The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Legendary Quality of Life
Whether you already call Vermont home or are considering a change of pace, it's hard to imagine a better place to live and work. The scale is small and the communities close-knit. The pace is relaxed, yet the culture is surprisingly sophisticated. Clean mountain air, a breathtaking vista around every bend, year-round recreating including skiing, hiking, biking, sailing - these are just a few of the reasons Vermont is regularly ranked among the nation's most desirable places to live.




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Contact Details

120 State Street
Montpelier, Vermont  05620-2505
Phone: 885-828-6700
Our Jobs

Type: Not for Profit
Industries: Government
Contact: Gail Rushford
Title: Recruitment Supervisor
Contact Phone: 802-828-6725
Contact Email:
A cover letter is not required
Phone inquiries not accepted