Careers at Standing Stone

Current Job Openings at Standing Stone:

Field Operations Manager:

Standing Stone is a well-established land architecture company located in Springfield, VT., and we’re expanding our team. We design, build, and restore custom stonework while focusing on traditional craftsmanship and building practices that last for generations. We’re seeking an experienced and reliable individual to fill an open position for Field Operations Manager. A great opportunity for the right candidate to join a stable growing company working on a wide array of projects.


This position will have the opportunity to become part of a dynamic company and as a result have exposure to many aspects of landscape development, restoration, design, masonry, stonework and more. The ideal candidate would be creative and focused: aspire greatness: and be open to putting in the extra effort when needed to see a project through.  We are excited about this position and look forward to having this individual join our team.


The position is Full-Time (40 hours). During peak periods extended workdays and weeks may be required to meet business needs.


The compensation for this position is $25 – $35 per hour, based on experience. We also provide benefits, including paid holidays, paid time off, and winter flex time.


   Operating excavation equipment

   Hand landscape construction work (shovel, rake, hoe, etc.)

   Loading and unloading tools

   Material handling

   Pre-shaping stones (saws, drills, hammers)

   Assisting with stone work

   Operating truck with trailer (below CDL weight)

   Keeping trailer and shop organized

   Equipment maintenance

Additional work could include:


   Saw milling lumber (Winter)


   Chainsaw work/firewood

Key Skills:  The Right Person:

   Excellent organization and attention to detail

   A collaborative and professional work ethic

   Ability to provide solutions efficiently and creatively

   Can be self-directed

   Experience in the building trade(s) is a plus

   Ability to lift up to 125lbs and can work physically hard throughout the day

   Experience operating various types of excavation equipment (excavator, loader, etc.)

   Good eye for detail

   Safety conscious

   Is someone who likes to build things

   Critical thinking and planning

   Experience with mechanics, and or metal work is a plus

•  Experience working with stone is a plus

•  DSWA-GB Level 1 certification is a plus



o  1 Year minimum of relevant work experience (includes: construction, farming, building, carpentry, etc)

o  Interest in a position with a wide range of tasks

o  Able to travel for some jobs

o  Ability to obtain or have a DOT Medical Card

o   Must have a valid driver’s license as well as transportation

o   Someone who wants to work outside, and enjoys physical work

o   Must be a non-smoker


o  Ability to acquire a CDL License in the future

o   3 or more years of relevant experience


  • If this describes you, send us an email at telling us a little about yourself, and why you would be a good fit for this position, and include your resume. References will be required before being hired.


Standing Stone is committed to fostering a truly diverse workforce that is inclusive of everyone. Individuals of all backgrounds (people of color, people in the LGBTQ+ community, and women) are encouraged to apply.