Even though winter isn’t here yet, PennDOT officials say they’ll be ready for the ice and snow when it arrives. PennDOT officials say they've been preparing for this winter since the end of last winter, making sure equipment is in good working order and they're well stocked with supplies, including road salt. Secretary Leslie Richards adds that it's not too early for motorists to think about driving in winter conditions. Like past winters, Richards says there are also plenty of seasonal job openings to be be filled. You can find out more online, at employment.pa.gov.