Employment opportunities within the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs include:
- Headquarters/Fort Indiantown Gap: DMVA Headquarters is located at Ft. Indiantown Gap in Lebanon County. The Department employs maintenance and trades professionals, engineers, clerical staff, firefighters, security and police, purchasing agents, and a wide variety of administrative professionals.
- PA National Guard: The PA National Guard consists of numerous armories and air bases located throughout the commonwealth. The Department employs maintenance and custodial staff.
- Veterans' Homes: There are six Veterans' Homes located throughout the commonwealth. The Veterans' Homes employ food service workers, custodial and maintenance staff, administrative and clerical staff, and a wide variety of nursing and healthcare professionals.
There are two general types of employment available with the DMVA: Civil Service and Non-Civil Service.
Veterans and active military personnel are also encouraged to explore employment opportunities with other Commonwealth agencies, including Pennsylvania’s Department of Transportation.
The commonwealth offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. The benefits package includes medical benefits, supplemental health benefits, mental health/substance abuse benefits, leave and holidays, group life insurance, retirement, deferred compensation, and numerous other benefits.