Research Assistant

Campus/Location:
Penn State Harrisburg
Date Announced:
12/11/2017
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
75954
Work Unit:
Penn State Harrisburg
Department:
Survey Research Center
Full/Part Time:
Part–Time

Description

The Center for Survey Research at Penn State Harrisburg is looking for a data savvy individual to join our team as a part-time (temporary) Research Assistant in Middletown, PA. This is a temporary position. Hours are offered on a project-by-project basis. Employees in good standing might be invited to return to work on future projects, but there are often breaks between projects. Hours will be predominantly between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Monday through Friday, but evening and weekend availability may be required. The successful applicant must have: a high school diploma or equivalent; ability to commit to a minimum of 10 hours per week on a flexible schedule while a project is in progress; comfort working with data in a variety of software packages, including Microsoft Excel and SPSS; ability to follow rigorous research standards; a demonstrated commitment to quality and ability to maintain strict confidentiality. Preferred qualifications include: previous experience with survey research, market research, or marketing, or undergraduate coursework in a related field; experience or coursework in statistics or data analytics.

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

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088