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Plant Industry Field Technician

Plant Industry Field Technician -- Starting Salary $16.02/hr

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry, Harrisburg PA has an immediate opening for a Plant Industry Field Technician.  Responsibilities include performing technical work in the Plastic Pesticide Container Recycling (PPCR) program.  Duties would include: Collecting and granulating containers, shipment of granulated material, operating and maintaining trucks and machinery, and maintaining accurate records.  You must be willing to travel to site locations daily statewide.  For test information, the Minimum Experience and Training (METs) requirements, and how to apply, read Test Announcement #2015-085 under Immediate Needs on the Civil Service website at  You may also contact Cathy Smith at 717-787-1065 or email at for additional information.  Applications will be accepted until July 13, 2015.