Employment

Available DCTS employment 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

English Teacher position (starting December 20, 2021) – applicants must have PA teaching certificate in Secondary English. Salary dependent upon experience. Full benefit package. Apply online at PA-Educator.net (Job #61279). Required documents: a letter of interest addressed to Mr. Jason Geissler, Principal, resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, 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 Form(s). Deadline for applications is until October 21, 2021 or until the position is filled. EOE

Machining Technology Instructor (CIP Code 48.0501) (position starting August 17, 2021) – applicants must have the ability to teach all aspects of manual machining, CNC machining, and Solidworks and MasterCam software. National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) certification is a plus but not required. The successful candidate must also be able to relate well with high-school aged students, work independently and prepare lessons that support students learning and skill development. The candidate must have at least four years paid work experience as a machinist and be willing to complete necessary coursework to earn a vocational teaching certification, or currently possess a PA Vocational Teaching Certificate. Prior teaching experience is not required. Salary dependent upon experience. Full benefit package. Required documents: a letter of interest addressed to Dr. Karen Pflugh, Administrative Director, resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, PDE 6004 Form, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, 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). Send documents to Linda Hammaker, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is until the position is filled. EOE

Nursing Foundations Instructor (CIP 51.9999) starting immediately – the candidate must have four (4) years of wage-earning work experience as a licensed Registered Nurse (RN), which includes one year in the provision of a licensed long-term care facility. The candidate must also be licensed as an RN in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, must meet the qualifications to teach the “PA Nurse Aide Program” as a Primary Instructor, and must be able to relate well with high-school aged students, work independently and prepare lessons that support students learning and skill development, including clinical experiences. Candidate must be willing to complete necessary coursework to earn a vocational teaching certification, or currently possess a PA Vocational Teaching Certificate. Prior teaching experience is not required. Salary dependent upon experience. Full benefit package. Required documents: a letter of interest addressed to Dr. Karen Pflugh, Administrative Director, resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, PDE 6004 Form, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, 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). Send documents to Linda Hammaker, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is until October 13 or until the position is filled. EOE

Special Education Teacher (starting immediately) – eligible candidates must have their Special Education Certification. Interest in General Science, Earth Science, or Biology preferred. Salary dependent upon experience. Full benefit package. Apply online at PA-Educator.net (Job ID #60820). Required documents: a letter of interest addressed to Dr. Jan Zeager, Special Education Director, resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, PDE 6004 Form, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, 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). All documents must be submitted online at paeductor.net. Deadline for applications is until the position is filled. EOE

Science Teacher (starting January 4, 2022) – applicants must have PA teaching certificate and must be certified in Biology. Additional science certifications preferred. Salary dependent upon experience. Full benefit package. Apply online at PA-Educator.net (Job #60978). Required documents: a letter of interest addressed to Mr. Jason Geissler, Principal, resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, 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 Form(s). Deadline for applications is until the position is filled. EOE

Administrative 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 workday. Starting salary is $12.50 per hour with single benefits. To apply, please submit a DCTS Application for Employment and a PDE 6004 form located at dcts.org. As a condition of hiring, a successful candidate will have to submit a PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); and Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Please send your completed application and PDE 6004 form to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109 or email her at lhammaker@dcts.org. Deadline for applications is October 20, 2021. EOE

Child Accounting/Attendance Clerk (starting immediately) – a successful candidate will oversee the day-to day responsibilities of the attendance office including collecting and maintaining student attendance information while acting as the liaison between students, parents, and school administrators. Position is 200 days. Candidate must be an organized individual who is able to multitask, use effective communication skills, demonstrate proficient computer skills, and work with a diverse population. Salary range $14.00 to $17.00 per hour plus single benefits. To apply, please submit a DCTS Application for Employment and a PDE 6004 form located at dcts.org. As a condition of hiring, a successful candidate will have to submit a PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); and Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Please send your completed application and PDE 6004 form to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109 or email her at lhammaker@dcts.org. Deadline for application submittal is 10/01/2021 or until filled. EOE

Custodian (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. Other duties include grass cutting and snow removal. Position is 260 days. Hours are 11:00 am to 7:30 pm. Salary is $13.00 per hour. To apply, please submit a DCTS Application for Employment and a PDE 6004 form located at dcts.org. As a condition of hiring, a successful candidate will have to submit a PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); and Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Please send your completed application and PDE 6004 form to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109 or email her at lhammaker@dcts.org. Deadline for application submittal is 10/22/2021.  EOE

Evening Custodian (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. Hours are 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm. Starting salary is $13.00 per hour plus benefits. Please address a letter of interest to Jason Civitello, Assistant to the Director for Student and Facilities Management, 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 until the position is filled. EOE

Para Educator for the career and technical programs (starting August 17, 2021) – Position includes assisting students in their career and technical program, maintaining program structure, assisting the instructor, and organizing student paperwork. Position is 189 days. Starting salary is $12.50 per hour plus single benefits. Please address a letter of interest to Jason Civitello, Assistant to the Director for Student and Facilities Management, 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 until the position is filled. EOE

Part-time Cafeteria Monitor – a successful candidate will provide supervision coverage in the cafeteria during lunches. Position is 178 days. Hours are 10:00 am to 1:30 pm. Salary is $12.50 per hour. To apply, please submit a DCTS Application for Employment and a PDE 6004 form located at dcts.org. As a condition of hiring, a successful candidate will have to submit a PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); and Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Please send your completed application and PDE 6004 form to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109 or email her at lhammaker@dcts.org. Deadline for application submittal is 10/08/2021 or until filled.  EOE

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 ess.com for information.

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Mail your completed application packet to:

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