Careers / Volunteers
If you are a caring, compassionate individual, who really wants to make a difference in someone’s life then we would like you to become a part of the dFs family! We provide opportunities for you to increase your skills through paid training opportunities. In addition to training opportunities, dFs provides a competitive benefit package. You can apply for some employment positions and other opportunities online.
Caring Individuals WANTED
Great Benefits which May Include:
- Medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, and life insurance
- Paid time off
- Weekend uplifts for residential positions
- Holiday uplifts
- Short-term disability insurance
- 401k retirement plan
- Employee referral incentives
- Discounts on cell phone services
- Travel reimbursement
- Educational leave
- Paid training
- Good opportunities to earn overtime pay
- Starting wage $13.00 an hour
Full-time position for human services agency. $14.00 per hour. Primarily Monday through Friday 8am-4:30pm with occasional response to home emergency repairs after hours and weekends.
Duties include performing routine maintenance of buildings, grounds, appliances, and equipment.
Applicants must have previous experience through technical trade school or one (1) year of experience in painting/carpentry/electrical work. Applicants must be dependable and a self-starter and be able to lift without restrictions. Position requires HS diploma/GED, successful clearances, negative drug screen, valid driver’s license for past three (3) years with no suspensions, reliable vehicle, auto insurance, good driving record, and successful reference checks.
To request an application, please visit us at Diversified Family Services, 5454 East State Street, Hermitage, PA or call (724) 346-2123 option 0. Application deadline is June 8, 2020.
Direct Support Professionals
The employees who provide direct care and support at dFs are called Direct Support Professionals. Our agency is committed to providing on-going training for our staff. We are required to give DSPs (24) hours of training per year, but we often surpass this expectation. We are constantly having our staff update their knowledge by having them go to trainings so we remain current with new approaches for support and the State’s philosophy. We also distribute materials for the staff to read and summarize regularly.
dFs has OPEN RECRUITMENT for Direct Support Professionals. See if you pre-qualify for the position!
Pre-application to Be a Lifesharing Provider
A Lifesharer provides a host home to a child or adult who has intellectual disabilities, and offer individuals the opportunity to be part of a family and community.