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Exciting and Rewarding Health Care Career Opportunities Available at the Gino J. Merli Veterans’ Center

09/14/2022

Annville, PA - Exciting and rewarding careers in long-term health care await hard-working, passionate and caring people who want to care for American veterans and their spouses at the Gino J. Merli Veterans' Center (GMVC) in Scranton, Lackawanna County. 

The GMVC is looking to hire registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, nurse aides and nurse aide trainees. Anyone interested can learn more and even apply by attending a GMVC job fair from 1-6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 401 Penn Ave., Scranton, PA 18503. 

Working at the GMVC is an opportunity to broaden a career, learn new skills and enjoy the comradery of fellow employees who enjoy caring for men and women who served in the United States Armed Forces. The GMVC is one of six veterans homes operated by the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA).                                                                                                                                                             

“Working at the Gino J. Merli Veterans’ Center provides health care professionals an opportunity to hone their skills while embarking on a fulfilling career,” said Vito P. Ruggiero, GMVC commandant. “The positive atmosphere, great benefits, and the enjoyment of serving Pennsylvania veterans and their spouses, make this home a coveted place to work.”

Commonwealth employment offers competitive pay, time off, retirement, and many other benefits. To learn more about the commonwealth’s Total Rewards benefits package, visit employment.pa.gov/benefits

For questions regarding the GMVC job fair please call 570-961-4408. You can also apply for other DMVA positions across the state by going online at: www.employment.pa.gov.  

For more information about admission, employment or volunteer opportunities at Pennsylvania’s veterans homes, visit www.VeteransHomes.pa.gov. You can also learn more by following DMVA on Facebook at www.facebook.com/padmva or on Twitter at www.twitter.com/padmva.

MEDIA CONTACT: Joseph Butera - jobutera@pa.gov

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