Milton Hershey School

At Milton Hershey School, our employees shape the lives of the students they serve every day. Employees bring diverse skills and experiences to our school community. The common thread we share is our commitment to the school’s mission. We go the extra mile to provide students with the support they need to reach their full potential.Every employee at Milton Hershey School – from our teachers and houseparents to our groundskeepers and maintenance workers – has the power to make a difference for our students

Jan 15, 2019
Milton Hershey School is currently seeking a full-time Mechanical Project Manager with a focus in HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection work, with the ability to manage construction/renovation projects that also include general and electrical work. This position manages the pre-construction phase of assigned construction projects for all academic, athletic, and administrative facilities, student homes, and related infrastructure campus-wide. This position also oversees the construction phase of the work for small to medium size assigned projects. Responsibilities will include the following:  Provide planning support required to define projects including the preparation of estimates for budgeting purposes, value analysis, and assisting in preparation of the annual capital budget; Work closely with Project Advocates to determine requirements and develop designs which satisfy the project needs; Coordinate the design work performed by Architectural/Engineering (A/E) firms; Perform simple design work that can be completed in-house; Interface with state and local agencies as required to obtain necessary permits/approvals; Manage the contractor bidding process including development of general requirement specifications, hold pre-bid meetings and contractor scope review meetings, and draft contracts; Oversee small to medium size construction projects including managing contractor work, preparing project construction schedules, reviewing submittals and shop drawings, reviewing/processing invoices and change orders, tracking/monitoring project costs in relation to approved budgets, inspecting work quality, and accepting completed work; Work with utility companies to modify existing services or install permanent and/or temporary services (gas/water/electric) as required; Request proposals and manage implementation of preventative maintenance. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in applicable Engineering, Architecture or Business field or, in absence of a Bachelor’s Degree, 10 years of related experience in construction/facilities management; Minimum of 8 years construction experience with at least 4 years experience in planning, management and field oversight; Experience in reading complex plans & specifications for bidding and construction processes; Knowledge of federal, state and local regulatory laws & regulations including familiarity with the IBC and Mechanical Building Code; Strong knowledge of construction methods and practices to review, assess, and resolve complex construction/design situations; Knowledge and skills to make recommendations on selection of correct materials & equipment for use/application, including ability to prepare cost comparisons versus life expectancy, etc.; Strong skills as a design/construction team leader; Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written/oral), and demonstrated ability to work effectively in a service-oriented environment subject to frequently changing priorities; Strong networking and negotiating skills to interface with internal stakeholders & state and local agencies; Strong computer skills (Microsoft Applications, project management software, etc.); Valid PA Driver’s License in good standing; OSHA 30-hour Certification; Must demonstrate a high degree of integrity as all MHS staff are considered to be role models for MHS students. Candidates should be willing to actively engage with students.  
Milton Hershey School Hershey, PA, USA Full-Time
Jan 04, 2019
Milton Hershey School (MHS) is seeking a part-time Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). Join an amazing team in a diverse setting, use your clinical skills, and positively impact the lives of youth! The CNAs assist the registered nurses to provide high quality health care to MHS students in a 40-bed Health Center and in the school based clinics. This includes assisting with admissions & discharge procedures of students, as well as transporting and accompanying students to and from medical appointments off-campus including emergency room visits. CNAs must maintain confidentiality and personal and professional accountability at all times while striving to provide high quality health care and programs that are 'child-centered', consistent with the vision and mission of the School and the Student Health Services program.  This position works a flexible schedule (up to 29 hours per week), including weekends and holidays, based on student need.  Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent, required. Valid current certification from a state approved Nursing Assistant training program or equivalent required. Current CPR and First Aid certifications required. Valid PA driver’s license in good standing required. Should be OSHA trained for blood-borne pathogens. Physically able to lift and assist injured students. Willing to support and follow school & departmental policies & procedures. Demonstrated ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Demonstrated ability to follow detailed and specific instructions accurately. Commitment to provide high quality care to children and youth. Experience working with a diverse student population a plus. Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative and team environment in a busy and dynamic work setting. Demonstrated skills in making good decisions. Spanish speaking skills a plus. Candidates should demonstrate a high of integrity, as all MHS Staff are considered role models for MHS Students.
Milton Hershey School Part-Time
Oct 04, 2018
Milton Hershey School (MHS) is currently seeking an energetic Staff Assistant Health Services (FT) for the High School Medical Clinic. The MHS health services department has a unique and very child-centered structure enabling its team to assist and positively impact the lives of our students from very diverse backgrounds. This position performs secretarial, clerical duties, including coordination of activities, scheduling clinic appointments for high school students, communicating and collaborating with medical staff, teachers and parent/sponsor. Standard hours of operation: Monday – Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm. Work schedule may change depending on the department and students’ health care needs. Qualifications: High School Diploma or Equivalent At least one year of experience performing secretarial duties Medical terminology knowledge, preferred Exceptional computer skills with Microsoft applications and tech-savvy to learn new systems/software Strong interpersonal, communication and written skills Demonstrated ability to multi-task, prioritize and handle heavy scheduling demands High degree of organizational skills and ability to work effectively with a diverse group of students, staff and others on campus Training in OSHA standards a plus. Must demonstrate a high degree of integrity, as all MHS staff are considered role models for MHS students. Candidates should be willing to actively engage with students.
Milton Hershey School Hershey, PA, USA Full-Time
Oct 04, 2018
Milton Hershey School (MHS) is currently seeking Contract Dentists (Pediatric or General) to provide comprehensive dental care to MHS students. MHS renders dental care out of 3 school-based dental clinics to over 2,000 students from Pre-K through 12th grade. Each dental clinic typically operates with one dentist, 2-3 hygienists, and 1 dental assistant. All clinics are equipped with state of the art equipment, including utilization of Dentrix Dental Software, digital sensors and intra-oral oral cameras, and specific clinics are equipped with lasers and nitrous oxide/oxygen.  The students’ comprehensive dental care includes conducting caries risk assessments; providing routine dental examinations; delivering preventive and restorative treatments; rendering appropriate specialty referrals; ensuring appropriate behavior management in a student-focused environment; also providing professional communications with our students’ parents and guardians. The Dentist will work 4 days per week:   M, T, W and F (Fridays and Wednesdays are essential) from 8:00 am- 4:00 pm. The dentist may be scheduled to work at all 3 clinics (Elementary, Middle and High School). The dentist will be on call for one week, recurring every 3-5 weeks from Monday through Sunday. On-call services will be paid at $67/day for on-call evenings throughout the week (M-F) and $100/day for on-call weekends. The dentist must have experience working with the pediatric dental population, providing comprehensive dental care including, but not limited to:  examinations, restorations, crown and bridge, limited root canal therapy, simple extractions, making specialty referrals, and rendering emergency care. Certifications/experience with implant dentistry, nitrous oxide/oxygen and laser surgery are favorable.  To apply, please email a resume to jobs@mhs-pa.org attention to Lucy Mansour – Recruiter. If any questions, call 717-520-2325.  Qualifications: Minimum of 5 years of experience in pediatric or general dentistry required D.D.S or D.M.D. degree required Current dental licensure in good standing DEA Registration Must present Professional liability coverage Anesthesia license (if applicable for nitrous oxide/oxygen administration) Specialized dental certifications (e.g. implant, laser etc.) CPR/AED Healthcare Provider training Up-to-date continuing education/training requirements Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting Act 31 - 2 contact hours every 2 years     Radiology/DEP – 2 contact hours every 4 years Completion of 2 contact hours in Pain Management, Identification of Addiction or the Practice of Prescribing or Dispensing Opioids is desirable
Milton Hershey School Hershey, PA, USA Contractor
Oct 04, 2018
Milton Hershey School is seeking a part-time CDL Driver/Utility Worker.  If you would enjoy using your CDL driving skills to make a positive difference for youth, consider Milton Hershey School!   We have a unique part-time opportunity in which you would drive, interact with others, and assist with a variety of responsibilities to help keep the extensive campus operating smoothly.  Each day is different!   This job works up to 29 hours a week, typically from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., which can include weekends.  This position is part of Bargaining Unit OPS-464.     Responsibilities include: Delivery of supplies, meals and freight to student homes, campus facilities and off-campus locations. Transporting students and staff to activities and appointments, both on and off-campus. This may include pick-up and drop-off at airports, bus stations, etc. Some limited long distance travel may occasionally be required. Responsible for vehicle cleanliness, basic maintenance checks, and conducting vehicle safety inspections using school protocol & other required inspections. Maintaining driver logs; Conducting general utility work such as organizing and cleaning of tote equipment, etc. Organizing goods and supplies for deliveries. Available to work a flexible schedule and shift as needed. Bargaining unit position with OPS-464. Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent required Excellent driving record required Class B CDL with a P&S and air brake endorsements, or ability to obtain S endorsement within 3 months of hire Physically capable to lift and/or carry up to 50+ pounds on a frequent basis (60% of the time) Minimum of a year of School bus and/or truck driving experience Skilled interpersonally in working with both adults and multi-aged students Able to maintain a flexible schedule to be available for work as needed. (Work schedule is typically known about 5 days in advance) Solid organizational and time management skills Demonstrated administrative skills including record-keeping Must be willing to actively engage with students  Must demonstrate a high level of integrity as all MHS staff are considered to be role models for the students.
Milton Hershey School Hershey, PA, USA Part-Time
Oct 04, 2018
Do you love working with children and youth to shape their lives in a positive direction? Do you enjoy working with your spouse?  Would you enjoy managing a large-scale home and creating family traditions for those in your care? Consider Flex Houseparenting at the Milton Hershey School in Hershey, Pennsylvania!!   Milton Hershey School Flex Houseparents live and work in homes on campus with 8 to 12 children. Flex Houseparents are care-givers and role models for the students - living with them in campus homes. Flex Houseparents oversee the children's daily lives including the start of their day (prayer/devotions, healthy breakfast, appropriate dress & to school on-time) as well as upon their return from classes (healthy dinners, homework, chores, driving to/from extra-curricular in school vans, & to bed in a timely manner). Also responsible for administrative duties, home management, Sunday chapel attendance with students, meeting participation & training attendance.   Flex Houseparents actively engage with the students as they oversee the students and the home so the children live & learn in caring well-structured homes. Flex Houseparents also partner with the students, teachers, health professionals, administrators, & students' parents/guardians to ensure students reach their full potential.    Milton Hershey Flex Houseparents work in a “flex arrangement”, working in a variety of homes until placed in an assigned home or quad of homes. This position is a year round position. Flex Houseparents work 12 days on & 3 days off.  Private apartments for the Flex House-parents are provided, NO PETS permitted. Flex Houseparent couples are permitted to have up to two of their own children residing with them.  Minimum starting salary per married couple is $71,238.00 . Housing, utilities & meals are provided by nature of the job.  Additionally, there is an excellent benefits package.  Paid training and relocation assistance is provided. For more details about this position, view the link “ careers as a houseparent ” on the employment page. The hiring process takes up to 4 months. Apply now for a class slated to start in April 2019. Qualifications: To apply, married couples must complete separate on-line applications & provide different individual e-mail addresses. Couples must be legally married for a minimum of 3 years. Both spouses must be at least age 27. High School Diploma or GED equivalent as a minimum. Candidates should demonstrate a high degree of integrity, as all MHS staff are considered to be role models for MHS students. Demonstrated successful experience (paid or volunteer) working with children, preferably children from poverty. Exceptional interpersonal skills with children, youth & adults. Organizational & budgeting skills. Demonstrated success independently managing dynamic environments. Flexibility required. Must be willing and able to work in student homes of either gender or various age ranges. Capable of handling emergency responses including medical. Each spouse must have a valid driver's license in good standing & willingness to learn to drive a 10-passenger van. No more than two dependent children in residence. No pets permitted Fluency in English required & fluency in Spanish a plus. Please note the selection/hiring process is extensive including on-line application & assessment, phone screens, on-campus interview, reference checks, in-depth background checks & medical clearances, which includes a 50 lbs. lift test. U.S. Work Authorization required.
Milton Hershey School Hershey, PA, USA Full-Time