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Employment Opportunities

Interested in helping victims of crime? Minimum qualifications for the Office of Victim Advocate (OVA) Victim Assistance Coordinator position are a bachelor’s degree and/or an equivalent years of experience working in victim services. A working knowledge of the criminal and juvenile justice systems are important.
OVA is a state agency, offering a comprehensive benefits package, including 11 paid holidays, and a competitive salary. Our offices are located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
If you are interested in joining the OVA team, you must apply through the Bureau of State Employment's website.  To apply, click on the Job Opportunities tab under Non-Civil Services.  Scroll to the chart and select the position titled, "Victim Assistance Coordinator".  If interested, click on "Apply".  If you are not currently registered with NEOGOV, you may create an account and apply for this or any other listed category.  Registration is free.  If you have any questions during the application process, please contact the Bureau of State Employment at 717.787.5703.  
Please note:  The "Victim Assistance Coordinator" drop down will only be available when there is a current open position.