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​Employment at DHS

The Department of Human Services (DHS) has an ongoing need to hire qualified individuals to provide service and leadership for its varied and diverse programs. There are two general types of jobs available with DHS: civil service and non-civil service.

Job Opportunities

Civil Service — The majority of the positions within DHS are civil service, which requires job candidates to participate in competitive examinations in order to qualify for employment. Apply online at

Non-Civil Service — Non-civil service employment is managed by the Governor's Office of Administration, Bureau of State Employment. Job seekers looking for non-civil service jobs in Pennsylvania can apply online at

Current Job Openings

See current job openings at DHS at

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DHS provides a full range of benefits for regular salaried (or full-time) employees and on a prorated basis for qualified part-time employees. Benefits include single or family health insurance, life insurance, deferred compensation, a leave program, and a retirement plan.

Contact Information

For questions or to speak with a recruiter, email: