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Staff Accountant

Pennsylvania Certified Organic announces a job opening for Staff Accountant. The ideal candidate will have education and / or experience in accounting functions, including, but not limited to: accounts payable/receivable, managing payroll, generating financial reports with analysis, reconciling multiple bank accounts, etc. We are looking for a well organized person to join our professional team in Spring Mills, Pennsylvania.

PCO is a non-profit organization that works with organic farmers and food producers in the Mid-Atlantic region. PCO provides organic certification services to more than 600 operations and employs 20 office staff and 15 field inspectors.  Our staff is dedicated to our mission of assuring the integrity of organic products in the marketplace. To view a full list of responsibilities and qualifications, click here.

This is a full-time, exempt position.

Salary range: $40,000 to $45,000, depending on experience.

Benefits: health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance; Simple IRA, generous holiday, vacation and paid time off.

Position will remain open until filled. Please send resume and cover letter to Electronic submissions are preferred.



PCO Internship

The Pennsylvania Certified Organic (PCO) Internship position would assist in all duties associated with office management and organic certification as directed by the Administrative Team and Certification Team.  Applicants should have organizational, communication, writing and computer skills, as well as strong abilities in a team environment.  Responsibilities include handling correspondence, phone, and email communication, providing information to prospective and current clients, assisting with office management duties, participating in the preparation of events and exhibit booths and supporting the certification team with filing, mailings, and processing paperwork. This is a three-month paid part-time or full-time position at our Spring Mills, PA office.

Wondering what a day in the life of a PCO intern is like? Click here to review some of their responsibilities.

Please send resume and cover letter to Electronic submissions are preferred.


Organic Inspectors

There are no inspector positions available at this time.
If you are interested in learning about the process for becoming an organic inspector and potentially becoming a PCO contractor in the future, please contact the PCO office at 814-422-0251 or e-mail to

For more information about organic inspector training, please visit the International Organic Inspectors Association (IOIA) website at:



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