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Snyder Union Mifflin Child Development, Inc. (SUMCD) is an equal opportunity employer (E.O.E.) and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, gender, disability, marital status, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, union membership, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected classification. SUMCD will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Additionally, an applicant with a disability who needs an accommodation during the application or interviewing process should request such an accommodation. SUMCD offers a great working environment and an excellent benefit package for full time positions including health, dental, and vision insurance, plus a 403(b) Thrift Retirement Plan, PAID time off, PAID Holidays, and PAID sick leave.

To get started, download and complete the Employment Application. You may save it to your computer, complete, and attach it to an email, or print and mail with other requirements. Individual job postings may also require a cover letter (outlining the position title) and resume.

In addition to the completed application, employment offers are contingent upon an acceptable Act 34 (Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check) clearance. On the first day of employment, we will assist the new employee with the application of Act 34 (Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check), Act 151 (Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance), and Act 114 (FBI Fingerprint Clearance), per Pennsylvania state law.

Requirements that must be satisfied prior to hire: a) education qualifications as listed in each job posting, b) proof of degree/certification and experience to meet the qualifications of the position, c) Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record check, d) successful completion of pre-employment physical examination which includes a Tuberculosis screening.

Employment Opportunities in Snyder & Union Counties

HR Assistant Manager
Location: Mifflinburg                                                                                                                   Summary of duties: Assist with day to day operations of the HR functions and duties. Be proficient in the use of the HR system. Provide clerical and administrative support to the HR department. Microsoft office skills a must. Must be a confidential, detail-oriented self-starter who is able to multi-task in fast based environment. HR experience is preferred. Great casual working environment with excellent benefit package. See Job Description for complete details.
Qualifications: associate’s degree in business, accounting, human resources or a related degree plus skill-based competencies in utilizing pertinent software applications and spreadsheets.
Preferred: 3 or more years’ administrative and HR related experience.
Salary range: $14.07 – $14.64/hour depending upon qualifications and related experience. To Apply: submit a detailed resume, cover letter, and copy of degree/transcripts to SUMCD, email:sally@sumcd.org , sumcd.org, 14 South 11th Street, Mifflinburg, PA 17844; 570-966-2845; E.O.E. Applications accepted until position is filled.

Location: Mifflinburg
Summary of Duties: Facilitate relationships among the home, the parents, community agencies, and resources and the staff in Head Start classes. Provide a planned program of experience and activities that support and enhance the parents’ role as the principal influence in their child’s education and development within the Head Start program. Must have the ability to work with cultural, ethnic, and socio-economic diverse populations, work independently plus have excellent verbal and written communication skills plus office management skills. Full time position (240 days/year, Monday through Friday, 8 hours/day) See Job Description for complete details.
Qualifications: Level 1: High school diploma or equivalent; Level 2: Associate’s degree in human services related degree; Level 3: Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field.
Salary Range: $9.83 – $11.27/hour depending upon qualifications
To Apply: send resume to sally@sumcd.org  or mail to SUM Child Development, 14 S 11th St., Mifflinburg, PA 17844, 570-966-2845. E.O.E. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

Location: Mifflinburg
Summary of Duties: Assist in the Head Start classroom helping to deliver services to a group of preschool children and their families, maintain discipline and help children on bus as needed. Assist in implementation of the curriculum and daily plans and provide safe environment in the center. Full time position, 8 hours/day, 240 days/year, at Mifflinburg Children’s Center. See Job Description for complete details.
Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalency; 2 years’ experience in early childhood education (ECE) programs or agreement to enroll in a CDA/AA degree college program after completion of provisional employment period.
Above Required Qualifications with Adjusted Compensation: CDA, or AA/AS in ECE; AA/AS in related field (child development, special education, elementary education, or the human services) with 12 ECE credits; BA/BS in ECE; BA/BS in related field with 12 ECE credits.
Salary Range: $8.60-$9.63/hr depending upon qualifications
To Apply: send resume to sally@sumcd.org or mail to SUM Child Development, 14 S 11th St., Mifflinburg PA 17844, 570-966-2845. E.O.E.

Location: Snyder & Union Counties
Summary of Duties: Assist the Building and Grounds Manager and Assistants to prepare, coordinate, and carry out site repairs, construction and maintenance, performing basic carpentry, electrical, and maintenance tasks. Full time position, 32.5 hours/week. See Job Description for complete details.
Qualifications: High school diploma or GED and a valid PA driver’s license Preferred: At least two years experience in construction trades.
Salary Range: $9.83 – $10.23/hour depending upon qualifications
To Apply: send resume to sally@sumcd.org  or mail to SUMCD, 14 S 11th St., Mifflinburg, PA 17844. 570-966-2845. E.O.E.

Employment Opportunities in Mifflin County

Location: Mifflin County
Summary of Duties: Transporting Early Head Start children to and from SUMCD learning centers and transporting families to family events, and other driving opportunities as assigned. A few evenings required/month. Must have a CDL with school bus endorsement and a school bus physical.  Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, and vision insurances, PAID time off, PAID Holidays and PAID sick leave, and retirement plan. Full-time, full year; 6-7 hours/day, 260 days/year. See Job Description for complete details.
Qualifications: Proof of a safe driving record, proper insurance, and current Commercial Driver’s License with S endorsement, have been a licensed driver for at least the past 5 years; high school diploma or GED or being willing to obtain one within first two years of employment.
Salary Range: $10.32 – $10.74/hour depending upon qualifications
To Apply: Send resume to Lewistown Children’s Center, 10 Bollinger Rd., Lewistown PA 17044; or email to kelly@sumcd.org ; 717-242-3032. E.O.E.

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