Employment

Available positions will be posted on this web page by the Dauphin County Technical School business office and job queries should be directed to that office.

The Dauphin County Technical School is an equal opportunity education institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or handicap in its activities, programs, or employment practices as required by Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures, contact our Title IX Coordinator or Section 504 Coordinator at 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109 (717) 652-3170.

Current Openings

Professional Staff

No Positions at this time.

Support Staff

Cafeteria Aide (starting immediately) - Position is 182 days. Hours are 6:30 am to 2:00 pm. Applicants must possess strong interpersonal skills. Position requires standing, walking, sitting, bending, and lifting throughout the work day. Starting salary is $10.00 per hour with single benefits. Please fill out the DCTS Application for Employment (available on the website or at the school). Pre-employment paperwork requirements include PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Please send application to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is September 1, 2020.  EOE

Special Education Secretary (starting immediately) - Advanced secretarial and computer skills required, with knowledge of computer applications including but not limited to: Microsoft Office, Outlook, Google Applications, & Student Information Systems. High level of organizational skills required to meet deadlines. Ability to function independently and cooperatively in an ever-changing fast paced environment. Candidate must maintain high confidentiality and the ability to work with administration, teachers, students and families. Position is 260 days. Salary range $14.00 to $19.00 per hour plus benefits. Please address a letter of interest to Dr. Jan Zeager, Special Education Director, along with a resume, DCTS Application for Employment, PDE 6004 Form, and three letters of recommendation.  Pre-employment paperwork requirements include PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Please send entire package to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109.  Deadline for applications is September 30, 2020 or until the position is filled.  EOE

Day Shift Custodian (full-time first shift; 8:00 am to 4:30 pm - starting immediately) Must have the ability to establish priorities, determine proper procedures, work independently, carry out oral and written instructions, and to push, pull, move, lift, carry and transfer items up to 50 pounds. Duties include grass cutting and snow removal. Position is 260 days. Starting salary is $13.00 per hour plus benefits. Please address a letter of interest to Maria Zaharick, Business Administrator, along with a resume, DCTS Application for Employment, PDE 6004 Form, and three letters of recommendation.  Pre-employment paperwork requirements include PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Please send entire package to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109.  Deadline for applications is September 30, 2020 or until the position is filled.  EOE

Administrative Staff
 
Assistant Director (starting August 17, 2020) - applicant must possess PA Vocational Administrative Director certification. The successful candidate will demonstrate: leadership, interpersonal, management and organizational skills, a commitment to quality career and technical education for all students, strong communication, planning and collaboration skills, comprehensive knowledge of current educational trends, research and innovative practices, an ability to maintain positive relationships with sending school district personnel, and an ability to create and maintain a culture of professional excellence. A strong background in a career and technical school is required. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the administration of: CATSv2 System, CTE Programs of Study and Curriculum Development, School to Work, Perkins and Equipment Grants, Local Advisory, Perkins, and Occupational Advisory Committees, Professional Development Plan (ACT 48 and ACT 80), Teacher Evaluations, and New Teacher Induction Program. Competitive salary and benefits. Please address a letter of interest to Dr. Karen Pflugh, Administrative Director, along with a resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, current ACT 34, 114, and 151 clearances, and three letters of recommendation. Entire package should be sent to Dr. Karen Pflugh, Administrative Director, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is July 22, 2020 or until position is filled. EOE
 
Evening Instructors

No positions at this time.

Substitute Teachers 

DCTS is always looking for certified teachers for day to day and long term substitute positions. Please contact Source4 Teachers at (877) 983-2244 or www.source4teachers.com for information. 

How to Apply

Mail your completed application packet to:

Administrative Director's Office
Dauphin County Technical School
6001 Locust Lane
Harrisburg, PA 17109

Special Education Secretary – starting immediately. Advanced secretarial and computer skills required, with knowledge of computer applications including but not limited to: Microsoft Office, Outlook, Google Applications, & Student Information Systems. High level of organizational skills required to meet deadlines. Ability to function independently and cooperatively in an ever-changing fast paced environment. Candidate must maintain high confidentiality and the ability to work with administration, teachers, students and families. Position is 260 days. Salary range $14.00 to $19.00 per hour plus benefits. Please address a letter of interest to Dr. Jan Zeager, Special Education Director, along with a resume, DCTS Application for Employment, PDE 6004 Form, and three letters of recommendation. Pre-employment paperwork requirements include PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Please send entire package to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is September 30, 2020 or until the position is filled. EOE