Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Office of Physical Plant
Building & Grounds Building Services


Follow an established schedule to perform a variety of ordinary maintenance and repair duties on a wide variety of plumbing and piping components including, but not limited to, laboratory equipment; dining hall and kitchen equipment; heating; ventilating and air conditioning units; refrigeration units; fire extinguishing systems; water softeners and filters; heat exchangers; all aspects of building plumbing systems; all segments of sewer line systems, both exterior and interior, all aspects of distribution lines; both exterior and interior. Perform plumbing work to connect various types of equipment to services; service such utilities as gas, air, vacuum, hot and cold water, steam, and waste and storm drainage. Perform inspections, maintenance, and housekeeping programs on tunnels, manholes, valve and meter boxes, septic tanks, cesspools, certain utility storage areas including mechanical rooms and equipment such as circulating and sump pumps. Operate various hand and power tools and machines to cut, thread, and bend pipe and fittings; operate glass cutting and beading machine as well as plastic pipe sealing equipment. Assist in more complicated repair and maintenance duties related to steam distribution and return lines, and water.

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