Orientation Leader

Penn State University

Penn State Harrisburg
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State Harrisburg
Office of Student Life


Primary responsibilities include: serve as a guide, mentor and role model to students new to Penn State Harrisburg. Attend all spring Orientation Leader training sessions. Facilitate specific components of orientation with small and/or large groups of new students during the summer of 2018 New Student Orientation. Orientation Leaders will welcome new students (first-year, transferring, graduate, adult and veteran students) to Penn State Harrisburg during the summer and fall New Student Orientation (NSO) programs and sessions; participate in International Student Orientation, Welcome Week, and Convocation; welcome parents and family members to Penn State Harrisburg and assist with their transition questions and concerns; assist in creating new and innovative programs for new students and their families; work with the Programming and Activities Committee to coordinate Fall Welcome Week activities. The successful candidate must be a current Penn State Harrisburg student, have earned 12 Penn State college credits, possess a minimum GPA of 2.5 for undergraduate students and a minimum 3.0 GPA for graduate students; and be in good disciplinary standing with the University. Candidates should present a professional attitude and appearance and possess strong interpersonal skills. Additionally the successful candidate will have a good understanding of the litany of Penn State technological resources (Webmail, LionPATH, etc.) Must be willing to learn about Penn State Harrisburg policies, programs and community with the ability to attend ALL OL training sessions (every Friday from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. beginning January 26, 2018 and continuing through the spring semester). This position is for Penn State Harrisburg student only.

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