PennDOT Recruitment Event in Chambersburg

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will host a recruitment event for job seekers to learn about winter temporary and permanent CDL operator (starting pay is $19.72/hr.) and diesel and construction equipment mechanic (starting pay is $22.24/hr.) positions the department offers in Franklin County. 

This is the first of eight recruiting events to be held this summer in the PennDOT District 8 south central region.

A job fair will be held from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM Friday, July 29, at the Franklin County Maintenance Office, 619 N. Franklin Street, Chambersburg, PA 17201. For more information, please call 717-264-4171.

Staff will be available to discuss current and future openings within the commonwealth for CDL operators, who must have a valid Pennsylvania (PA) CDL Class A or B with no restrictions, and diesel and construction equipment mechanics, who must have a valid CDL and a PA Class 7 inspector mechanic certification. Both positions also require a current medical examiner certificate. 

On-the-spot interviews

On-the-spot applications, interviews, and driving skills testing will take place. Applicants need to bring their current CDL license and medical examiner’s card.

Laptops and staff will be available to help interested participants navigate the new electronic application system. Human Resources staff will be on-hand to discuss benefit options and opportunities for permanent employment.

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