Chester Workforce Development Center

Eric Bayne, Coordinator, Workforce Development

Contact Eric Bayne:
610-447-7793 (office)
484-213-3141 (cell) or (email)

Job Opportunities

Penn Home Health Care

Now Hiring!

Penn Home Healthcare is looking to hire qualified candidates for the following positions:

–          RN, LPN, CAN, HHA, PT, OT, ST, MSW, Caregiver

Apply online at

2018 Summer Food Service Program Positions


Applications will be available at City Hall, 1 Fourth Street, Chester, PA, at the front desk, between
9:30am – 4:00pm for the following positions:


Seeking motivated individuals to serve meals and supervise recreational and educational activities at various sites &
playgrounds for children between the ages of 2 -18.


Reliable persons to act as a liaison between playground sites and office personnel within the Department of Recreation.
Candidates should possess strong leadership skills. Vehicle required.


Dependable individuals needed to maintain order and monitor activities at the City pool to prevent accidents and
enforce pool rules and regulations.


Seeking certified life guards able to react quickly and calmly in emergencies; rescue swimmers in danger of drowning and
effectively administer First Aid.

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and must
Be able to pass an FBI and Child Abuse Clearance.



Position of Patrol Officer

Examination Notice

City of Chester

The City of Chester is interested in establishing an Eligibility List for the position of Patrol Officer. Applications will be available at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 1 Fourth Street, Chester, PA 19013, beginning APRIL 2, 2018 between the hours of 10:00am-12:00pm and 2:00-4:00pm, Monday – Friday.  There will be no exceptions to these times for pick up or return of application.  A non-refundable processing fee of Thirty Five Dollars ($35.00) Money Order or Cashier’s Check payable to the City of Chester is required at the time of obtaining the application.  If there are any questions, please contact (610) 447-7795 for further information.

Completed applications include Proof of:

  1. Age 21 years at the date of testing on MAY 4, 2018
  2. US Citizenship (Birth/Baptismal Certificate is acceptable)
  3. High School Diploma/GED
  4. Valid Driver’s License/Passport
  5. Proof of Veteran’s Status, if applicable
  6. Proof of 120 Certification, if applicable

Applications must be returned in person by the applicant, along with the items listed above for  verification (copies are acceptable), to the Office of the City Clerk during the hours listed above no later than 4:00pm on April 20, 2018There will be no exceptions.  If hired, applicants residing outside of the City of Chester must establish residency within three (3) months of date of hire.

*Applicants will have to pass a Physical Agility (APRIL 28, 2018) as outlined by the Municipal Police Officer Education and Training Commission prior to being permitted to take the written Civil Service Test.

The written test will be given on May 4, 2018 at City Hall, Community Room (off of Rt. 291).   Check in time will be 10:00am.


Office of the City Clerk

1 Fourth Street, Chester, PA 19013

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Professional Success Workshop

Office of Workforce Development – Professional Success Workshop

You can learn:

Resume Building

Proper Professional Attire

Business Ettiquette

Interview Skills

How to Network

Chester City Hall

March 10 2018

10 AM – `11:30 AM

Safe house advocate

The Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County works to prevent domestic violence and empower victims to move towards self-sufficiency.  DAP provides counseling, advocacy, legal services, and emergency shelter to victims.

 The Safe House Advocate reports directly to the Shelter Manager, is a part-time staff member and provides coverage as needed.

Download PDF HERE