DHS is responsible for publicly-funded human services in Allegheny County, including services for older adults; mental health and drug and alcohol services; child protection services; at risk child development ...
DHS is responsible for publicly-funded human services in Allegheny County, including services for older adults; mental health and drug and alcohol services; child protection services; at risk child development and education; emergency shelters and housing for the homeless; job training and placement for public assistance recipients and older adults; and services for individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.
Serving more than 200,000 residents each year, DHS is recognized nationally for excellence in human services, including three Innovation Awards from the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government. DHS has five program offices; an executive office; and three internal support offices, responsible for administration and information management services, community relations, and data analysis, research and evaluation.
DHS has an exciting array of opportunities for individuals seeking to serve our residents and work in the human services field.
County human services positions are posted at www.alleghenycounty.us/dhs/scs-jobs.aspx.
Civil service jobs at DHS are posted by the PA Civil Service Commission. For information about the examination and job postings, visit www.alleghenycounty.us/dhs/scs-jobs.aspx.
Students interested in DHS internships should visit www.alleghenycounty.us/dhs/intern.aspx.
For information about KEYS AmeriCorps Service Corps, go to www.alleghenycounty.us/dhs/KEYS/Contact.html.
Resources for other Human Services Jobs:
Great Lakes Behavioral Research Institute - www.greatlakesresearch.com/careers/overview.htm
Donnelly-Boland and Associates - www.donnelly-boland.com/careers.htm
Nonprofit Talent - http://www.nonprofitalent.com/