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

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

Math Teacher (starting August 17, 2021) – applicant must have PA teaching certificate. Salary dependent upon experience. Full benefit package. Apply online at PA-Educator.net (Job #60433). Required documents: a letter of interest addressed to Mr. David Wright, 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 August 5, 2021 or until the position is filled. EOE

Administrative Staff

Principal (starting immediately) – applicants must possess a secondary principal certificate and have experience as a building principal. The successful candidate will demonstrate: leadership, interpersonal, management and organizational skills, a commitment to quality career and technical education and academic course work 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 the ability to create and maintain a culture of professional excellence is required. A strong background in a career and technical school is also required. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the administration of: admissions, enrollment, scheduling, child accounting, teacher evaluations, professional development, and school counseling services. 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, 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). 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 August 3, 2021 or until position is filled. EOE

Support Staff

Evening Shift Custodian (full-time second shift; 3:00 pm to 11:30 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 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 until the position is filled. EOE

Two Para Educators 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 June 17, 2021 or until the positions are filled. EOE

Two Part-time Cafeteria Aides (starting August 19, 2021) – Positions are 182 days. Hours are 8:30 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 $11.00 per hour. 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 July 29 or until the positions are 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.

How to Apply

Professional Staff Positions

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Administrative Staff Positions

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Support Staff Positions

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Mail your completed application packet to:

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