Blackburn Chimney is a thriving chimney and masonry company based in Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia. Our office is based in Silver Spring, Maryland. We are a small company that treats it’s employees like family. We are constantly looking for good people to join our team.

Open Positions

Associate Chimney Technician

Blackburn Chimney is looking to hire a full-time Associate Chimney Technician. The Associate Chimney Technician supports all varieties of Blackburn Chimney jobs (chimney repair, cleaning, gas log service, and masonry service) as helper and support worker to a Chimney Technician. While in this position, they act as apprentices in that they are learning the techniques and skills to eventually be promoted to Chimney Technician. Associate Chimney Technicians are reliable hard workers willing to learn and take orders on a job site.

Skills Needed

An Associate Chimney Technician should have some background knowledge in basic handyman skills and tooling. They will learn chimney technician skills on the job.


Provide support on the following types of work:

  • Masonry / Prefabricated chimney sweep and inspection
  • Gas log / insert service and inspection
  • Flex crown
  • Chimney cap installation
  • Furnace / water heater liner install
  • Mortar crown
  • Fireplace liner install (breakout)
  • Gas log installation


Full-time, 8 hours a day, Monday – Friday.


No professional licenses are required. Must have valid drivers license.


Blackburn Chimney offices are in Silver Spring, Maryland. Jobs will be all over the DC, Maryland, and Virginia region.


Associate Chimney Technician will ride in a company truck.