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When you talk to employees about why they enjoy working for the commonwealth, they mention benefits such as opportunities to advance, work life balance, great co-workers and the ability to make a difference as some of the reasons they love their jobs.

Check out the profiles below to learn more about why working for the commonwealth was the right choice for these employees.

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Customer Account Manager, Department of General Services, Bureau of Publications


Attorney, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Governor's Office of General Counsel


Ecological Specialist, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources


Executive Assistant to the Deputy Secretary, Department of Community & Economic Development, Office of Marketing, Tourism, and Film

PA Internships Part 1

Hear what students from Penn State Harrisburg, Harrisburg University and Messiah College have to say about their internships with the commonwealth.

PA Internships Part 2

Students from Lock Haven University, Albright College and Messiah College share what they enjoyed most about their commonwealth internships.

PA Internships Part 3

Students from Gannon University, Juniata College and Penn State Harrisburg talk about their internships with the commonwealth.