Employment, Internship, and Volunteer Opportunities

||Employment, Internship, and Volunteer Opportunities
Employment, Internship, and Volunteer Opportunities 2019-09-24T13:35:50+00:00

Employment Opportunities

Building Assistant

The Human Services Center Corporation (HSCC) in Turtle Creek is seeking to fill a part-time, temporary position as a Building Assistant!

Tasks include:

  • emptying garbage cans
  • cleaning bathrooms
  • dusting floors
  • mopping
  • small buildingrepairs
  • other maintenance/building-related items

Work hours are generally Monday through Friday, beginning at 5:30-8:30AM or 5:00-8:00PM (start time may be able to be changed based on candidate’s schedule).

Applicants must be able to obtain Act 33/34 and FBI clearances. The ideal candidate should be a high school graduate and has experience working in maintenance and/or janitorial duties. Starting pay is $12/hour.

Inquiries and/or resumes can be submitted directly to Stephanie Eson at seson@hscc-mvpc.org.

Internship Opportunities

A suitable intern will:

  1. Be an advanced writer with quality communication skills,
  2. Possess current Act 33/34 and FBI Clearances,
  3. Have an automobile and be able to demonstrate a safe driving history, proof of insurance, and valid license,
  4. Be self-motivated and eager to demonstrate leadership and initiative,
  5. Possess computer skills in Word, Excel, and web searching, and
  6. Be enrolled in a degree program in social work, public administration, urban studies, education, or a related field.

No internships are available at this time.

Volunteer Opportunities

To apply to be a volunteer, please complete the Volunteer Application, located on our Publications page.

General Volunteers

Volunteers are needed for general office duties, maintenance, and various other tasks. Individual volunteers and volunteer teams are welcome! Please contact Stephanie Eson at seson@hscc-mvpc.org or 412-829-7112 for more information.

Pantry Network of Eastern Suburbs Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to assist stocking shelves, registering clients, and escorting and assisting patrons as they shop for their goods. Volunteer hours are flexible, but Pantry distribution days are the second Saturday of the month from 8:30am to 10:30am.  For more information, please contact 412-829-7112.

Youth Programs Volunteer

Volunteers are needed to assist the Youth LIFE After-School Program staff any time between the hours of 3:30PM-5:30PM, Monday-Thursday, until late April. Tasks would include helping students with homework and academic activities, in addition to becoming mentors to various ages of youth.   Volunteers must possess current Act 33/34 clearances.  For more information please contact 412-829-7112 or loreilly@hscc-mvpc.org.

KOOL Chaperone Volunteer

Volunteers are needed to help chaperone youth while attending various field trips during the KOOL Summer Program, every Friday, from early July to mid August.  Volunteers must possess current Act 33/34 clearances.  For more information please contact 412-829-7112 or loreilly@hscc-mvpc.org.

Professional Volunteer

Professionals are needed in various fields that would be willing to volunteer a few hours of their time with seniors in high school! Every year, the students participate in job shadows, job tours, presentations, and/or informational interviews with professionals in their fields of interest. We are always looking for engaging individuals that would like to share their expertise and knowledge in their careers. For more information please contact Leah O’Reilly at 412-829-7112or loreilly@hscc-mvpc.org.

Free Tax Preparation Volunteer

The Human Services Center Corporation (HSCC) in Turtle Creek is now recruiting volunteers for a fun and rewarding winter program (January-April)! Volunteers are needed to assist at the Free Tax Preparation site at the HSCC! Volunteers provide free federal, state, and local income tax preparation assistance to individuals who are on a limited or fixed income. Other volunteers are needed to greet taxpayers when they arrive at the site.

Prospective volunteers will undergo FREE training to ensure they meet the IRS guidelines. NO prior experience is needed! All volunteers are taught federal and PA tax law and the preparation of simple tax returns. New volunteers are assigned to work with an experienced volunteer. If you, or someone you know, might be interested in becoming a free tax preparation volunteer at the HSCC, please contact Stephanie Eson (seson@hscc-mvpc.org) or 412-829-7112.