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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)

 

209 CYF/MVRO/FS/Caseworker 2, Closes 08/12
018 CYF/CRO/Clerk Typist 2, Closes 08/06
276 CYF/LFCO/MU-Caseworker 2, Closes 08/06
059 CYF/ERO/FS-Caseworker 2, Closes 08/06
257 CYF/MVRO/FS/Caseworker 2, Closes 07/29
249 CYF/SRO/FS/Caseworker 2, Closes 07/29