Food Science Ambassador

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Agricultural Sciences
Food Science


The Food Science Department is seeking to hire students to serve as “Food Science Ambassadors” to assist the department initiatives that center on student outreach and recruitment. Students who are energetic and passionate about their degree pursuits and experiences within the department and the field of Food Science are strongly encouraged to apply. Responsibilities would center on meeting with prospective students and their families to showcase the Food Science Department’s facilities and discuss your academic experience(s) within the department (i.e.: Food Science Club, Product Development, Sensory Lab, etc.). Additionally, Food Science Ambassadors would assist in representing the Food Science Department at events such as Open House, Ag Day, New Student Orientation, etc. It is possible that this position would require some driving to different locations. A valid driver`s license in which a successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required in addition to standard background checks. If you are a student who has enjoyed your academic tenure thus far in the Food Science Program and want to assist showcasing your experiences to assist the department in these initiatives, consider applying today!

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