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Links to open DHS Civil Service positions are available below.


Scenario #1: If You Do Not Work at DHS…

  • Visit the SCSC Open Career Opportunities page.
  • Review job details by opening the ANN# link
  • Determine the appropriate SCSC examination for the desired job title
  • Complete the SCSC application on-line 
  • Schedule the SCSC examination
  • Complete the SCSC examination
  • Wait for your results to be mailed to you from SCSC
  • Wait to hear from DHS (when the job you are interested in opens at DHS)

NOTE: SCSC examination results remain valid for one to three years depending upon the examination.
 



Scenario #2: If You Work at DHS…

And 

  • you have or have had regular civil service status AND
  • the position you are bidding on is
    • a demotion
    • a transfer or
    • a “promotion without examination” from the next lower class

Then  

  • No further testing is required.
  • Complete the SCSC application (you can disregard any blanks that mention testing)
  • Send the completed application, by the posting’s closing date, to

Eileen Masci
Human Services Building
One Smithfield Street, Fifth Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
 



Scenario #3: If You Work at DHS…

And 

  • you do NOT have regular civil service status OR
  • the position you are bidding on is NOT
    • a demotion
    • a transfer or
    • a “promotion without examination” from the next lower class
     

Then 

  • Look on the DHS “Job Posting” document associated with the position
  • Find the state classification, code and job number for the job         
  • Determine the appropriate SCSC examination
  • Complete the SCSC application on-line 
  • Schedule the SCSC examination
  • Complete the SCSC examination
  • Wait for your results to be mailed to you from SCSC
  • Wait to hear from DHS (when the job you are interested in opens at DHS)

NOTE: SCSC examination results remain valid for one to three years depending upon the examination.
 



Civil Service Positions (open to current DHS staff with Civil Service status)

 

001 AAA/SSO/PID/Administrative Assistant 2, Closes 09/12
111 CYF/LIO/CIU/Caseworker 2, Closes 09/11
001-003-004 OCYF/CRO – Peer Coach Specialist/CYF Program Specialist 1, Closes 09/11
090 AAA/SSO/PD/Assessment Caseworker 2, Closes 09/10
259-295 CYF/SRO/FS/Caseworker 2, Closes 09/10
046 CYF/SRO/WAU/Caseworker 3, Closes 09/10
016 CYF/MVRO/Intake/Caseworker 2, Closes 09/10
223 CYF/MVRO/FS/Caseworker 3, Closes 09/10
116 CYF/MVRO/FS/Caseworker 2, Closes 09/10
282-287 CYF/CRO/FS/Caseworker 2, Closes 09/09
253 CYF/LIO/Caseworker 2, Closes 09/09
247 CYF/CRO/Intake/Caseworker 3, Closes 09/09
197 CYF/ERO/FS-Caseworker 2, Closes 09/09
008 CYF/NRO/Regional Office Director, Closes 09/05
007 CYF/CRO/Contract Monitoring Specialist/CYF Program Specialist 1, Closes 09/02
151 CYF/CRO/FS/Caseworker 3, Closes 09/02
283-298 CYF/CRO/FS/Caseworker 2, Closes 09/02