Applications available for PennDOT summer employment

HARRISBURG - The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is now accepting applications for 2013 summer employment for students and government services interns, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) said on Tuesday.

To qualify, candidates must be 18 years of age and enrolled in college for the fall 2013 semester. Applicants must also have a valid Pennsylvania driver's license.

The Summer Employment Program runs from May through August to supplement the permanent workforce.

The deadline to apply is the close of business on Friday, Feb. 22.

For more information on PennDOT summer employment opportunities, visit and click on "PennDOT summer employment." Applications can be found under the "student summer employment" category.