Wage Payroll Undergraduate Student

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Applied Research Laboratory
Communications Systems


The Communications Systems Division of the Applied Research Laboratory is searching for an undergraduate student to work in partnership with researchers and designers, to communicate data in three-dimensional graphics and produce compelling and strategic imagery using video, applications display, and other formats. The successful candidate will also assist in editing and maintaining the media archives and creative organization of photo and video shoots. Students must be a junior or senior in Electronic Media Production, Computer Science, Mathematics, or other Engineering majors and will work up to 20 hours per week during the Fall and Spring semesters and up to 40 hours during the Summer semester. Experience with Adobe 3DS Max, Premier, Acrobat, and After Effects, as well as Microsoft Powerpoint, is required. The individual will work as a team player and have strong written and oral, communication, and interpersonal skills. You will be required to occasionally work some evenings and weekends. Some travel is expected. You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation. Employment with the Applied Research Laboratory will require successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088