Semi-Skilled Laborer (Seasonal)


Employment Opportunities
The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources currently has 50 vacancies for Semi-Skilled Laborer. Thirty-two are in the Bureau of State Parks; 18 are in the Bureau of Forestry. The vacancies exist in the following counties: Bedford, Bucks, Butler, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Clarion, Clinton, Cumberland, Forest, Franklin, Greene, Huntingdon, Luzerne, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Perry, Pike, Potter, Sullivan, Tioga and York.

Please note that when designating the type of employment sought on the application, it is imperative that applicants indicate seasonal availability. These positions generally work an 8 Ĺ month season from March through November.

Certain position may require a Class C Driverís License or equivalent.


Type of Work
You will cut grass and weeds; cut and stack wood; pick up trash; load or unload rock, sand, or lumber; dig holes; plant trees; help others with painting, carpentry, masonry, or other construction work; and use hand or power tools and equipment. You must be able to lift and move heavy objects and work on rough terrain in all kinds of weather. You may have to drive a car, light truck or small tractor. Most hires are made for seasonal positions.



Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Bureau of Human Resources
P.O. Box 8768
Harrisburg, PA 17105-8768
Phone: (717) 787-8737
Web site:


Starting Salary



Benefits are NOT available for seasonal positions.


Pennsylvania residency is required at the time of application for these positions. 


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