Program Support/Technical Assistant

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Arts and Architecture
Arts and Design Research Incubator
Full/Part Time:


The Arts and Design Research Incubator (ADRI) in the College of Arts and Architecture seeks an Assistant in the technical aspects of our multi-media performance, workshop and lecture space. This position will also include some travel - driving an SUV and trailer to install the FaceAge project at regional locations. The age requirement for driving a vehicle used to conduct University business must be 21 years or older and the individual will be required to take and pass the University-sponsored driver training program. Since this position requires you operate a motor vehicle as a part of your job duties a valid driver's license and successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required in addition to standard background checks. Familiarity with projections, network interface, and the technical demands of live performance preferred. The hours for this position are project-based and flexible, but average 12 hours a week. During some weeks, this position will require occasional travel over 2-3 day periods to install FaceAge, with all travel costs covered, including food and housing. The ADRI provides support to high-impact arts and design research projects. Find out more at and at

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