Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Undergraduate Education
Student Orientation and Transition Programs
Full/Part Time:


Student Orientation & Transition Program seeks applicants to fill wage payroll part-time positions to support new Penn State students and their families in their transition to the University. These are seasonal positions working 15-24 hours per week through July 31, 2019. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: greet and assist visitors; review, screen and process telephone, and email communications; assist with the management of orientation reservations; and provide office wide support as needed. Typically requires a High School diploma plus one year of work-related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Familiarity with Penn State business and student information systems preferred. Experience providing exceptional customer service, and the ability to manage multiple tasks at once, is expected. Must be able to work independently and as a member of a team; demonstrate evidence of successful experience working comfortably with diverse populations; and collaborate across a large complex organization. Position works standard business hours at $15/hour. Applications will be received on an ongoing basis and will be reviewed as the need arises. Reporting to both Student Affairs and Undergraduate Education, Student Orientation and Transition Programs, through collaborative partnerships, is responsible for providing a comprehensive learning experience for all Penn State undergraduate students that supports a successful academic, social and personal transition to the University.

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