Information Resources and Services Support Specialist 3

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
03 – F – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
University Libraries
Subject libraries
Full/Part Time:


The Penn State University Libraries at University Park is accepting applications for the position of Information Resources and Services Support Specialist in the Pattee Library and Paterno Library. The individual in this position contributes to the daily operations of research collections and services for Arts and Humanities, Business, Social Sciences and Education by providing support for librarians, assisting with the management of collections of books and other library materials, and monitoring office equipment and supplies. Under the direction of the Supervisor/Manager duties may include assisting with collection shifts, annexing, and withdrawals; processing books and other materials; and working on short-term projects and unit initiatives. Typically requires an Associate's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Bachelor's degree or higher preferred. The successful candidate will have excellent organizational skills, the ability to work independently, and a strong commitment to diversity, equity, respect and inclusion. Experience working with library collections and Microsoft Office programs including spreadsheets, and confidence working with web-based tools and searching library catalogs, are preferred. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with an excellent possibility of re-funding.

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