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SUMMARY OF OPEN CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATIONS 
Click on an announcement number (ANN. NO.) to view the announcement for that job title. If no CLOSING DATE is listed, applications will be accepted until further notice.  Pay Schedules and Ranges are shown on each announcement.  Click on the "Payscale Information" link (in the right side of this page) to access applicable pay information for the job titles listed on an announcement.
 
Please note that we highlight some vacancies at the request of hiring agencies.   You will see these potential opportunities listed under the “Featured Vacancies” column.   These do not represent all job opportunities that currently exist.   In addition to the featured vacancies, please consider and apply for any other open test announcements for which you may be qualified.









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Administration, Accounting & Fiscal Control

​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2013-060 Accountants/Auditors/Examiners (Entry Level Professionals)​

Accountant 1 (Local Government) (Cambria County)  

2013-111 Accountants, Fiscal Officers, and Corporation Tax Officer 1

County Fiscal Officer 1 (Washington County)

County Fiscal Officer 3 (Washington County) 

2013-067 Auditors​
 
2012-097 Business Analyst 2
2009-043 Correctional Industries Managers
2008-145 Director of Housing Management (Housing Authority)
2000-094 ​Executive Director & Deputy Executive Director (Housing Authority)
2009-110 Field Operations Coordinator, PMRS (PA Municipal Retirement System)
2013-070 Financial Institutions Examiners​
2010-023 ​Fiscal Occupations

Fiscal Technician (Local Government) (Pike County)

Fiscal Technician Supervisory (Local Government) (York County)

2017-003 ​Insurance Actuaries
2017-051 ​Insurance Investigators ​10-28-17
2013-105 Mass Transit Manager 1
2012-036   Medical Malpractice Coverage Specialist
2010-170 Office Staff Positions in Housing Authorities
2011-125 Planners and Environmental Planners​
2010-136 Quality Assurance/Risk Management Personnel

2016-046 ​Real Estate Appraisers

2011-085 Real Estate Technician and Specialist
2014-009 Retail Wine Specialist ​08-19-17
2006-711 Retirement Benefits Specialist and Supervisor​
2010-003 Retirement Technician Supervisor
2017-063 ​Securities Offerings Analysts ​12-16-17
2006-715 SERS Retirement Counselor Trainee​
2010-169 Transportation Facility Administrators
2007-897 Unemployment Compensation Tax Agent
2016-096 ​Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Training Specialist ​09-16-17

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Clerical

​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2005-568 Clerk Typist Positions (State and Local Government)​

 

2006-820 Entry Level Clerical Positions (Local Government)​
2005-545 Limited-Term Clerk​
2005-540 Limited-Term Clerk Typist​
2012-105 Records Specialists and Supervisors​

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Education and Museum

​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2017-041 ​Education Executive 1 ​09-23-17
2017-061 ​Food and Nutrition Services Advisers ​11-18-17
2017-023 ​Library Development Advisor ​01-13-18
2017-072 ​Museum Curators and Supervisors ​11-18-17
​2017-037 ​School Library Development Advisor ​02-17-18
2015-026 Vocational Rehabilitation Instructors​
2010-125 Vocational Teachers, Correction Education​     

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Engineering and Environmental Control

​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2011-151 ​​Bridge and Structural Drafter
2017-030 ​Chemistry Technician ​08-19-17
2012-012 Civil Engineer Consultant and Manager (Hydraulic)​
2007-923 Civil Engineer Manager and Consultant (Bridges)​
2015-092 Civil Engineer Manager and Consultant (Transportation)​ Civil Engineer Consultant (Transportation) (Dauphin County)
2007-946 Civil Engineers (Bridge)​
2007-043 Civil Engineers (Hydraulic)​
2006-789 Civil Engineer Trainee​ Civil Engineer Trainee (multiple counties)
2008-087 Civil Engineer (Transportation)​ Civil Engineer (Transportation) (multiple counties)
2013-039 Engineering Technician​
2010-141 Environmental Education Specialist​
2013-089 ​Environmental Engineer Manager
2015-138 ​Environmental Engineers

Environmental Engineering Specialist (multiple counties)

Environmental Engineer (Dauphin County)

2003-319 Environmental Projects Construction Inspectors and Supervisors​
2009-023 Environmental Trainee​
2010-190 Fixed Utility Valuation Engineer Trainee​
2010-195 Fixed Utility Valuation Engineer 1​
2010-182 Forest Assistant Manager and Program Specialist​
2014-061 Forest Patrolman (Seasonal Positions Only)​
2017-042 ​Forest Technician ​12-16-17
2017-050 ​Forester ​12-16-17
2017-053 ​Geologic Scientists ​09-23-17
2010-134 Geologic Specialist​
2017-080 ​Highway Drafters and Designers ​05-05-18
2010-050 Licensed Professional Geologist​
2006-686 Materials Technician 1​
2012-132 Mineral Resources Program Specialist​
2013-001 Mining Engineer​
2011-070 Mining Engineer Consultant​
2007-951 Mining Engineering Specialist​
2007-948 Mining Engineering Trainee​
2012-023 Mining Permit and Compliance Specialist​
2017-027 ​Municipal Services Specialist ​03-10-18
2010-160 Park Managers​
2011-103 Park Ranger 1 (Seasonal Positions)​
2016-051 ​Radiation Health Physicist Trainee
2012-090 Roadway Programs Coordinator​
2002-234 Roadway Programs Manager 1​
2017-057 ​Roadway Programs Technicians ​10-14-17
2016-086 ​Senior Civil Engineer (General)
2007-992 Surveyors​
2008-074 Survey Technicians​
2017-012 ​Transportation Construction Inspector and Supervisor (Seasonal and Permanent Positions) Transportation Construction Inspector (multiple counties) ​01-27-18
2017-035 ​Transportation Construction Managers

​Transportation Construction Manager 1 (multiple counties)

Transportation Construction Manager 2 (multiple counties)

​10-28-17
2013-044 Transportation Planning Specialist Trainee​
2017-009 ​Utility Relocation Technician and Specialist ​10-14-17

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Information Technology

​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2012-071 Applications Developers and Administrators​
2012-074 Database Analyst and Administrators​
2012-073 Information Technology Generalists and Administrators​
2013-010 Information Technology Technicians​
2012-072 Network Specialists and Administrators​
Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Law Enforcement, Investigation and Safety

 
​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2011-031 Agronomic Products Inspector​
2005-591 Anthracite Underground Mine Electrical Inspector​
2005-558 Anthracite Underground Mine Inspector​
2010-122 Bituminous Underground Mine Electrical Inspector​
2010-116 Bituminous Underground Mine Inspector​
2012-010 Blasting and Explosives Inspector​ Blasting and Explosives Inspector (Schuylkill County)
2016-012 ​​Capitol Police Officer
2008-183 Commissioned Boiler Inspector and Supervisor​
2008-177 Commissioned Boiler Inspector Trainee​
2015-029 Corrections Officer Trainee (COT)​
2017-064 ​Court Liaison Program Specialist and Supervisor ​10-28-17
2017-055 ​Criminal Justice System Specialists ​09-23-17
2010-137 DCNR Ranger​ DCNR Ranger (seasonal) (multiple counties)
2010-132 DCNR Ranger Trainee
2008-164 Driver License Center Positions (Temporary & Permanent Positions)​
2007-037 Emergency Mgmt. Watch Officer & Emergency Mgmt. Specialist​
2017-073 ​Fire and Safety Marshal Fire and Safety Marshal (Montgomery and Warren Counties) ​09-09-17
2011-044 Forensic Scientist Trainees​
2009-070 Industrial Minerals Underground Mine Inspector​
2016-012 ​Installation Police Officer, DMVA
2017-062 ​Juvenile Justice Directors ​10-28-17
2016-083 ​Mortuary Inspector
2009-066 Oil and Gas Inspector​
2017-014 ​Plant Industry Field Technician and Plant Inspector ​09-09-17
2015-025​ Plant Industry Inspection Technician​
2008-131 ​Police Training Education Specialist ​08-25-17
2017-075 ​Professional Conduct Investigators ​05-19-18
2010-129​ Surface Mine Conservation Inspectors​
2012-083​ UCC Building Inspectors and Supervisor​
2008-153 UCC Building Plans Examiner​
2011-118​ UCC Elevator Inspector and Supervisor​
​2017-039 ​UCC Elevator Inspector Trainee ​10-28-17
2007-922​ UCC Elevator Plans Examiner Variances Reviewer​
2016-133 ​Youth Development Aide and Aide Supervisor Youth Development Aide (multiple counties) ​09-30-17
​2016-115 ​Youth Development Aide Trainee Youth Development Aide Trainee (multiple counties)

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Medical and Health Services

​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2014-005

Aide Trainee​

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2014-030​ Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner​
2013-091​ Chief of Clinical Services, MH​
2007-978 Clinical Dietitian​
2017-034 ​Community Health Nurses - State and Local Government ​09-09-17
2006-710​ Dentists  (Full-Time and Part-Time Positions)​
2017-022 ​Director of Dietetic Services
2007-947 Drug Program Specialist 1​
2015-096​ Epidemiologists​
2017-058 ​Forensic Security Employee Trainee ​01-20-18
2011-041 Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Operations Specialist​
2012-124​ Licensed Occupational Therapy Assistant​
2009-137​ Licensed Practical Nurses​
2005-622 Medical Records Assistant​
2011-074​ Medical Records Supervisor and Director​
2007-004​ Nursing Education Adviser​
2015-104 ​Nursing Practice Adviser
2017-040 ​Nursing Services Consultant ​09-09-17
2013-096​ Occupational Therapists​
2012-119​ Pharmacists​
2007-936​ Physical Therapists​
2007-963​ Psychiatrists​
2015-091​ Public Health Physician and Supervisor​
2017-065 ​Public Health Veterinarian Public Health Veterinarian (Dauphin County)
2017-046 ​Registered Nurse Instructor ​09-23-17
2009-038​ Registered Nurses and Supervisors (State and Local Government)​

Registered Nurse (Montour County)

Registered Nurse (multiple counties)

Registered Nurse (Warren County)

Registered Nurse (Westmoreland County)

2007-935​ Registered Physical Therapist Assistant​
2009-182​ Registered PRN Nurse​
2006-823​ Restoration Aide​
2010-102 Speech, Language and Hearing Specialist​
2016-064 ​Staff and Management Physicians
2017-068 ​Therapeutic Workers ​11-18-17

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Social and Employment Services

​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2012-109​ Aging Care Managers (Local Government)​

Aging Care Manager 1 (Cambria County)

Aging Care Manager 1 (Monroe County)

Aging Care Manager 2 (Allegheny County)

Aging Care Manager 2 (Huntingdon County)

Aging Care Manager 2 (Lebanon County)

Aging Care Manager 2 (Monroe County)

2006-747​ Aging Care Manager 3 (Local Government)​
2010-017​ Aging Case Aides (Local Government)​
2014-047​ Aging Program Assessor (Local Government) and Aging Care Management Supervisors (Local Government)​
2017-043 ​Aging Services Specialist ​09-23-17
2017-024 ​Corrections Employment and Vocational Assistant and Coordinator ​09-09-17
2010-168​ County Care Management Manager (Local Government)​
2006-713​

County Caseworkers (Local Government)​

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County Caseworker 1 (Allegheny County)

County Caseworker 1 (Cambria County)

County Caseworker 1 (Delaware County)

County Caseworker 1 (Lackawanna County)

County Caseworker 1 (McKean County)

County Caseworker 1 (Perry County)

County Caseworker 1 (Pike County)

County Caseworker 1 (Snyder County)

County Caseworker 1 (Somerset County)

County Caseworker 1 (Washington County)

County Caseworker 1 (Westmoreland County)

County Caseworker 1 (York County)

County Caseworker 2 (Allegheny County)

County Caseworker 2 (Delaware County)

County Caseworker 2 (Luzerne County)

County Caseworker 2 (Lycoming County)

County Caseworker 2 (Perry County)

County Caseworker 2 (Snyder County)

County Caseworker 2 (Somerset County)

County Caseworker 2 (Washington County)

County Caseworker 2 (York County)

2010-139​ County Caseworker 3 (Local Government)​
1994-533​ County Casework Managers (Local Government)​ County Casework Manager 1 (York County)
1993-444 County Casework Supervisor​

County Casework Supervisor (Cambria County)

County Casework Supervisor (Washington County)

County Casework Supervisor (York County)

2012-052​ County Program Specialists and Program Directors​  
1995-574 County Social Services Aides​

​County Social Services Aide 2 (Allegheny County)

County Social Services Aide 3 (Delaware County)

2017-076 ​Disability Claims Adjudicator Trainee ​10-14-17
2013-006 Drug and Alcohol Case Management Specialists and Supervisor (Local Government)​

 

 

2010-110​ Drug and Alcohol Prevention Program Specialist (Local Government)​
2016-069 ​Drug and Alcohol Prevention Specialist (Local Government)
2013-085​ Drug and Alcohol Program Analyst​
2017-045 ​Energy Assistance Worker ​09-23-17
2012-099​  Income Maintenance Caseworker​
2011-032 Licensed Psychologists​

 

2014-017​ Managers In Blindness and Visual Services and Vocational Rehabilitation​
2010-016​ Orientation and Mobility Specialist​ Orientation and Mobility Specialist (multiple counties)
2012-035​ Psychological Services Associates​
2011-029​ Recovery Support Specialist (Local Government)​
2000-069 Resident Initiatives Coordinator (Local Government)​
2010-071​ Residential Program Directors (Local Government)​
2010-070​ Residential Program Supervisor (Local Government)​
2008-122 Residential Program Trainees and Workers (Local Government)​

 

2017-069 ​Residential Services Supervisor ​11-18-17
2011-062​ Residential Services Unit Manager​
2013-086 Senior Center Operators (Local Government)​
​2017-054 ​Sexual Responsibility and Treatment Program Aide ​10-28-17
2009-139 Single County Authority (SCA) Drug and Alcohol Program Representative (Local Government)​
2011-156​ Social Workers 1​
2011-166​ Social Workers, Supervisors, and Manager​ County Social Work Supervisor (Washington County)
2010-187​ Therapeutic Activities Aide (Local Government)​
2014-078​ Veterans Employment Representatives

 

2010-145​ Vision Rehabilitation Therapist​ Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (Allegheny and Luzerne Counties)
2016-059 ​Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors (multiple counties)
2017-060 ​Youth Development Counselor, Supervisor, and Manager ​12-16-17

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Trades and Maintenance

​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2010-081​ Carpenter​
2006-868​ Corrections Barber Instructor and Manager​      
2013-095​ Corrections Trade Instructors (12 Specialties)​ ​ 
2017-044 ​Cosmetologist
2011-100​ Custodial Supervisor and Manager​
2011-095​ Electricians​
2010-142​ Equipment Operators​ ​Equipment Operator B (seasonal) (multiple counties)
2006-689​ Facility Maintenance Managers​
2011-036​ Food Service Supervisor​
2009-063​ Housing Inspector​
2005-636​ Lithographic Press Operator 2​
2011-053 Maintenance Superintendents and Director of Capital Improvements (Housing Authorities)​
2010-083​ Mason​
2010-088​ Painter​
2010-085​ Plumbers​ Plumber (Berks County)​
2011-040​ Semi-Skilled Laborers​ Semi-Skilled Laborer (seasonal) (multiple counties)
2017-004 ​Utility Plant Operators
2011-079​ Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators​
​2015-008 ​Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Trainees
2011-078​ Water Treatment Plant Operators​
2009-186​ Wildlife Maintenance Propagator​

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Internships and Summer Employment

​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2016-032 ​Commonwealth Public Service Intern
2011-131​ County Social Casework Intern (Local Government)​ County Social Casework Intern (York County) 
2012-112 ​Lifeguards and Supervisors (Seasonal Positions)​

Lifeguard (multiple counties)

Lifeguard Supervisor (multiple counties)

2015-059​ Vision Rehabilitation Therapist Intern and Orientation and Mobility Intern Programs​

Orientation and Mobility Intern (Allegheny County)

Vision Rehabilitation Therapist Intern (Allegheny County)

2010-011​ Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor Intern​ Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor Intern (multiple counties) 

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​

Programs to be Opened

THE FOLLOWING ANNOUNCEMENTS WILL BE ISSUED AUGUST 30, 2017.  
DO NOT SUBMIT AN APPLICATION BEFORE THE ISSUE DATE.
 
​Ann. # ​Job Title Featured Vacancies​ ​Closing Date
2017-088 Director, Bureau of Wildlife Management, Game Commission 09-23-17
​2017-087 ​Highway Equipment Managers ​09-30-17
​2017-089 ​Liquor Store Clerk ​09-13-17

Most civil service jobs require Pennsylvania Residency at the time of application. Refer to the "Job Requirements" section of those test announcements in which you are interested to determine if residency is required. ​​​​​--