Campus Job Opportunities

Farm Works - Looking for Kitchen Manager

The Dickinson College Farm is excited to announce that Farm Works will be reopening in the Fall. Please spread the word about this new position and initiative!
The Farm Works Kitchen Manager is an 11-month part-time position that will support the College Farm’s store, Farm Works located on the Dickinson College campus. This dynamic position will oversee food preparation and food preservation operations requiring skillsets in the culinary arts, workplace efficiency, food safety, team management, and project oversight. These skills are transferrable and will be taught to students working under the Kitchen Manager’s supervision to preserve the farm’s bounty and to prepare grab-n-go style meal options for the campus community during the academic calendar.
Essential Functions of the Kitchen Manager include:

• Design, develop, test, and make value-added food items aimed preserving the farm’s surplus. Plus, design, develop, and test ready-to-eat meals that will be made daily for sale at Farm Works
• Train and manage student employees during the academic school year on food prep work and preservation, all the while ensuring workplace efficiency and food safety.
• Oversee and implement systems that ensure food safety and workplace efficiencies from set up to clean up.
• Develop systems for maintaining inventories for all supplies, materials, and ingredients needed to ensure Farm Works’ success.

For more information and to apply, please go to

The College is committed to building a representative and diverse faculty, administrative staff, and student body. We encourage applications from all qualified persons.

Displayed through Wednesday, July 13, 2022
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General Announcements

U.S. Postal Service Announces a New Price Change To Take Effect July 10, 2022

Attention Mailers: USPS announced a major rate change event.
Prepare for price increases on the First-Class Mail Forever stamps, metered mail rates, postcards, and international letters.
The new prices would mean a rate increase on some mail products, including a two-cent increase in the price of a First-Class Mail Forever stamp from 58 cents to 60 cents. You are welcome to stop by Dickinson Mail Services to purchase your postage prior to the new rate increase at the current rate for your personal or departmental needs.

Displayed through Friday, July 1, 2022

Adjusted Time Sheet Deadline

To the Dickinson College Community:
Due to the college closure on 07/04/2022 in observance of Independence Day, the deadline for submitting and approving both bi-weekly and student time sheets for the pay period ending 07/02/2022 will be 9 a.m. on Tuesday, 07/05/2022.

Displayed through Monday, July 4, 2022

Dining Summer Hours

Dining Hall Summer Hours Starting breakfast on June 18, 2022
Breakfast: 7:00am-9:00am 
Lunch: 11:00am-1:00pm
Dinner: 4:45pm- 6:30pm
*Dining Hall will be closed for summer after lunch on August 5, 2022

All other dining locations are closed for the summer.

Displayed through Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Mileage Reimbursement Update

Beginning July 1, 2022, the IRS standard mileage rates for the use of a car (including vans, pickups or panel trucks) -- and consequently Dickinson's reimbursement rate -- will be 62.5 cents per mile for miles driven on Dickinson College business. This compares to the previous rate of 58.5 cents per mile. The standard mileage rate covers the costs of operating a personal vehicle, including the cost of gas and maintenance. Please do not include gas or maintenance costs when you apply for mileage reimbursement for your personal vehicle.

Displayed through Sunday, July 10, 2022
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Professional Development and Wellness

Rescheduled Mental Health First Aid Training

Tuesday, July 19 | 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Stern 102

Dickinson College has been offered the opportunity to hold FREE Mental Health First Aid training (MHFA pilot program) for a three-year certification.

This NEW pilot program has been specially adapted for the mental wellbeing of college students and higher education institutions and includes the traditional materials and information from the original Mental Health First Aid training offered up until this time to the general public. Dickinson has offered the traditional training program over the past several years and was selected for the FREE higher education pilot program for this reason.

Mental Health First Aid is a 8-hour training course designed to give members of the public key skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Just as CPR training helps a layperson assist an individual following a heart attack, Mental Health First Aid training helps a layperson assist someone experiencing a mental health crisis. Attendees who complete the 8-hour program become certified Mental Health First Aiders.

Enroll and sign-up for this training session in Totara by clicking on the more information link below. Please remember to bring your own lunch!

Seating is limited to 30 participants.

Displayed through Wednesday, July 6, 2022
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Volunteer Events and Fundraising

Blood Drives in Central PA

Central PA Blood Bank

Click on the more information link below to see a schedule for the following area blood drives during the month of July:

* Cumberland County Blood Drives
* Franklin County Blood Drives
* Lewistown Calvary Church
* Mifflintown Hose Company
* Perry County Blood Drives

Displayed through Thursday, July 14, 2022
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