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Clerical/Field Assessor, Full-Time

The Juniata County Assessment Department has an opening for a Clerical/ Field Assessor. This position is classified as full-time and union. Wages are $12.42 per hour with benefits.

Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED. Special consideration given for persons with a valid Certified Pennsylvania Evaluator License (CPE). In the absence of a CPE, successful candidate will be required to obtain full certification within three years of employment. Must have a valid Pennsylvania driver’s license; and knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of software especially Excel, Word and Access preferred. Successful candidate must possess a Pennsylvania Criminal History Record Check and Child Abuse History Clearance less than one (1) year old.

Duties and Responsibilities: Provide customer service to the taxpayers, legal professionals, and other individuals via telephone and in person. Maintain various types of property and ownership change files, both physical and electronic. Prepare documents for notification to taxpayers and other individuals regarding assessments. Process property transfers, parcel splits, and other standard assessment actions; and update records to reflect changes. Perform and/or assist with property assessment field work as needed.

For confidential consideration, qualified candidates are requested to submit a letter of interest, resume, three references and a completed employment application by Wednesday, July 17, 2019 to:

Mr. Jeffrey W. Haines
Juniata County Chief Assessor
P.O. Box 68
1 North Main St.
Mifflintown, PA 17059

Electronic versions may be sent to:

County Mental Retardation Program Specialist I – L0755

Juniata Valley Behavioral & Developmental Services has an immediate opening for an Early Intervention Coordinator. This is a career opportunity in a three county program providing direct services to consumers Birth to Age 3 in Huntingdon, Mifflin and Juniata Counties.

Responsibilities include plan, administer, analyze, develop, evaluate, monitor and coordinate county Early Intervention social services programs, program objectives, policies, procedures, regulations and ongoing operations of organizational segments of county agencies. Represent the Early Intervention health field in community collaborative initiatives to include participation in various boards and committees. Assist with preparations of needed reports, budgets and contracts. Travel will be required.

For test information, the Minimum Experience and Training (METs) requirements, and how to apply, read Test Announcement 2481456 for job title County Mental Retardation Program Specialist I-Local Government (Early Intervention Coordinator).

Testing is open until July 5, 2019.

For additional information, please contact Lisa Bollinger 717-242-6467 or email

2020 Census Jobs

The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting Pennsylvanians to assist with the 2020 Census.

A variety of temporary jobs, including census takers, recruiting assistants, office and supervisory staff are currently available.

To be eligible, you must be at least 18 years old, have a valid Social Security number, and be a U.S. citizen.

You must have a valid email address and complete an online job application to get the process started. Training is provided.

Find out how you can earn extra income while helping our community.