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Title:  AOT Courier & Lab Apprentice III - Temporary

Application Deadline Date:  08/21/2022
Req ID:  37006
Department:  Transportation Agency

Berlin, VT, US

Position Type:  Temporary
Schedule Type:  Full Time
Hourly Rate:  $16.32


The Agency of Transportation is seeking a Courier & Lab Apprentice. The Sample Courier job duties include traveling around in a State vehicle and picking up samples from projects and bringing them back to our central lab in Berlin. The courier will then log the samples into our computer system and drop the samples off to the appropriate lab. The Lab Apprentice will be assisting in multiple labs and helping the lab technician with testing and other job duties. The position will be based out of Berlin, VT and it is expected the position will work 40 hours per week with some possibility of overtime. It is anticipated this position will work into late winter.

Who May Apply

This position, AOT Courier & Lab Apprentice III (#37006), is open to all State employees and external applicants.
Please Note: This position is being recruited at multiple levels. If you would like to be considered for more than one level, you MUST apply to the specific Job Requisition. 

  • AOT Courier & Lab Apprentice III (#37006)
  • AOT Courier & Lab Apprentice IV (#37101)

If you would like more information about this position, please contact Timothy Davison at
Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered

Environmental Factors

Duties are performed in office and field settings for which private means of transportation must be available. May be required on occasion to carry equipment weighing up to 40 pounds, traverse rough, wooded and/or steep terrain, or travel in boats. Field work may involve exposure to hazardous materials, traffic hazards and construction sites during all weather conditions. Duties may require exposure to extreme weather conditions.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent AND one (1) year performing engineering/technical support tasks.
One (1) year of full-time college coursework in science, engineering, environmental studies, or related technical field.
Two (2) seasons working as an AOT Technical Apprentice II with the State of Vermont.


NOTE: Current, valid driver’s license required, and transportation may be required for field assignments.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of Vermont celebrates diversity, and is committed to providing an environment of mutual respect and meaningful inclusion that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The State does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, membership in an employee organization, family medical history or genetic information, or family or parental status. The State’s employment decisions are merit-based. Retaliatory adverse employment actions by the State are forbidden.