Be a Piece of the Action – Join Our Team!

Our genuine love and enthusiasm for wooden jigsaw puzzles, the quality of our handcrafted product, and the knowledge and fun we bring to puzzlers of all skill levels is what fuels the success of Stave Puzzles.

The culture at Stave is unique, like the puzzle pieces we craft and the individuals that craft them. We are committed to providing all employees with a nurturing work environment that enables them to grow and thrive as individuals and artisans.

We are down home people. We care about, support, and celebrate each other, our customers, and the community in which we live. We give back to help make our community and the world a better place. Stave encourages and values teamwork and communication. We look forward to coming to work daily, knowing there will be a new puzzle to craft, a customer to stump, or shenanigan up the sleeves of a team member.

We are passionate and proud of the puzzles and red carpet service we deliver. We are empowered to bring excellence to our jobs and to the customers we serve. We believe that all employees are vital to our overall success as a company. We recognize, value, and reward their hard work.


Create the best wooden jigsaw puzzles in the world while providing a top-notch customer service experience to an extent not found in today's marketplace.

Employee Benefits

Medical / Dental / Vision

Choice of affordable healthcare plans


with company matching


Paid Time Off

Plus, seven paid holidays!

Life & Disability
Insurance Available

Employee Celebrations

We love to celebrate!

On-site Massages



Stave Puzzles is looking for a couple of people with these qualities to join our Production Team as Apprentice Puzzle Cutters. Candidates must be self-motivated with a desire to succeed through crafting beautiful puzzles of the highest quality while meeting individual and team production goals. Job requires the use of a scroll saw.

Stave Puzzles, crafter of the world’s finest wooden jigsaw puzzles, provides a unique environment that demands quality, creativity, productivity, efficiency, focus, and FUN, among other things. In addition to having good manual dexterity, fine motor skills, and an eye for detail, applicants must be production-oriented, flexible, and interested in learning and perfecting the skills needed to become a crafter of the finest wooden jigsaw puzzles.

In-house training provided. This is a full time, M-F position with benefits. Overtime is sometimes required. Some flexibility in schedule.

Job Type: Full-time


Are You Our Missing Piece?
You may request an application or forward your resume to:

Resumes and/or applications may also be mailed to:
Human Resources c/o Stave Puzzles
P.O. Box 329, Norwich, VT 05055

We look forward to hearing from you!

For almost fifty years, we have been entertaining and tormenting our customers with our elegantly unique brand of handcrafted wooden jigsaw puzzles.

Here at Stave Puzzles we pride ourselves on crafting the world’s finest handcrafted wooden jigsaw puzzles and providing red carpet customer service. Each day we support our mission of bringing family and friends together around the puzzle table by keeping our saws buzzing in our busy workshop located in the heart of Vermont.

We consider our team of driven and creative Artists, Crafters, Tormentors, and Puzzle Experts to be our extended family and that helps fulfill our mission every day.

"Stave Puzzles is a wonderful company to work for. It offers an atmosphere where your creativity is celebrated and teamwork is foundation of Stave's success. It's also a great place to build friendships and have a little fun. It doesn't hurt that Stave puzzlers are the best customers in the world and are always happy when they call!"

- Briana, employee since 2009