Undergraduate/Graduate Technical Writer

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
01/16/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
85142
Work Unit:
Applied Research Laboratory
Department:
Security Services

Description

The Security Services Department of the Applied Research Laboratory is seeking a graduate or undergraduate student to assist the department as a Technical Writer. The successful candidate will assist with the creation and upkeep of standard operating procedures, practices, policies, training documents, and other written guidance material related to security and counterintelligence. These documents will be used principally by engineers and staff that support the Department of Defense and other federal agencies with U.S. national security initiatives. Students studying technical writing are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will work up to 20 hours/week during the fall and spring semesters and 40 hours/week over the summer. You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply. Applicants selected may 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