Staffing Services for Employers in South Burlington, Vermont

Our Staffing Services

Whether you are a company seeking specialized talent or an individual looking for an exciting career opportunity, Spherion® is well-positioned to help you succeed. Individually owned and operated, we are South Burlington’s resident staffing experts with 45 years of experience in the Vermont market and a robust network of talent and career opportunities.

Local owner Ken Ballard and his staffing team serve the workforce needs of more than 200 clients throughout the area, among which are some of Vermont’s most prestigious employers. Our staffing team places a high priority on understanding your needs and providing the kind of service, talent and opportunities that underscore your value.

Recruiting & Staffing Expertise

Spherion places talent in flexible, temp-to-hire and direct-hire opportunities across a diverse range of skill sets, including:

• Administrative & Clerical
• Light Industrial
• Customer Service & Call Center
• Educational Support Services
• Non-Clinical Healthcare
• Professional

In addition, we have a dedicated direct-hire recruiter on our team with extensive expertise in sourcing talent for permanent placements. We also have experience in staffing for state and government contracts, as well as call centers, academic and financial institutions.

Put South Burlington’s most respected staffing team to work for you!

About Us

Welcome to Spherion®, South Burlington’s premier source for top talent and career opportunities. Since 1989, local owner Ken Ballard and his staffing team have been serving the workforce needs of Vermont businesses and job seekers. When you partner with us, your talent and job search needs will be met with superior service by recruiting professionals with more than 55 years of combined industry expertise and a passion for staffing.

Since 1946, Spherion has been helping companies find qualified talent that will contribute to their success—and we are just as zealous about helping job seekers find opportunities that will keep them progressing. But it’s our local focus and personalized approach to staffing that differentiates us most. We know the South Burlington market inside and out, and we are on a first-name basis with many of the talented people who live here. So, whether you are seeking hard-to-find talent or a unique career opportunity, we are able to tap into our relationships and give you an immediate advantage in your workforce pursuits.

Awards and Recognitions

South Burlington Spherion® owner Ken Ballard and his staffing team have received numerous awards over the years that exemplify their commitment to excellence, including:

• Vermont Business Magazine 5x5x5 Award (2012, 2010, 2009, 2008)
• Spherion Corporation President’s Award (2011, 2010, 2008, 2007)
• Spherion Corporation Owner of the Year Award (2008)
• American Staffing Association Chapter Merit Award (2007, 2006)

Affiliations and Partnerships

At Spherion® South Burlington, we are committed to building relationships with the people and businesses that make our community strong. Many members of our staffing team have made it a personal priority to actively participate in local non-profit organizations that make a difference in the lives of others, including:

• Boys & Girls Club
• Special Olympics Vermont
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Contact Details

Get in touch

T: 1-802-864-5900 x221 F: 1-802-862-8795

Opening Hours

Monday thru Friday from 7:30a.m. to 5:00p.m.


110 Kimball Ave
Suite #250
South Burlington, VT 05403

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Meet our Team

Get to Know the South Burlington's Spherion Team

  • Kenneth J. Ballard
    • Kenneth J. Ballard
    • Owner/President
    • Ken’s career in staffing began in 1997, when he became a temporary employee with Spherion. Shortly thereafter, he was offered a permanent position in their Vermont staffing office. Through promotion and tenure, Ken was presented with the opportunity to purchase the operation and what began as a team of three, has since grown to 7 associates who have proudly served hundreds of clients and thousands of employees over more than 20 years. Ken maintains an active status on multiple non-profit boards, a state-wide business advocacy board, and has been appointed twice by Vermont governors to an employment advisory council. Ken hails from New Hampshire and is a graduate of the University of Southern Maine.

  • Chad Bouvier
    • Chad Bouvier
    • Vice President Operations
    • Chad is a seasoned professional in the recruiting and staffing industry with more than 14 years of experience working at Spherion. In his role as VP of Operations, he manages a team of six associates in the South Burlington, Vermont office. Chad recently completed Leadership Champlain, a leadership training program offered by the Lake Champlain Chamber of Commerce, and is a graduate of Champlain College.  Chad grew up in Colchester, Vermont where he still resides.

    • Alice Harrison
    • Recruiter
    • Alice is the newest member of the Spherion team.  She is a graduate of Saint Michael’s College and comes from a retail management and recruiting background in Boston, Buffalo, and Vermont.  Alice works with new and existing clients, helping them source and recruit the best talent for administrative, customer service, information technology, and light industrial needs.

    • Timothy McCoy
    • Recruiter
    • Tim has more than 10 years of recruiting experience and has been part of the South Burlington staffing team for five years. He is responsible for recruiting talent for a broad spectrum of administrative, customer service, and early career office positions in addition to recruiting talent for production and light industrial environments. Tim is a graduate of Vassar College.

    • Sarah Rock
    • Recruiter
    • Sarah has been a Human Resources professional for more than 13 years with extensive experience in staffing coordination, recruitment, and employee recognition. She holds an associates degree from Champlain College and completed her bachelors degree with highest honors in Human Resources Management from Southern New Hampshire University in 2017. Sarah is a native Vermonter and loves helping people to find jobs in the local community with the rest of the Spherion team.


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Spherion in the Community

At Spherion, we are committed to building up the community we serve. Every day, we have the privilege of helping businesses find high-performing talent that fuels their growth and success. But, our commitment extends beyond the four walls of the office to reach the people and organizations that make South Burlington strong. We also participate in the Spherion Community Giveback Program which supports charitable causes that share our heart.

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