Housing Welcome Crew

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Auxiliary and Business Services
Housing Operations


Do you have at least one semester at Penn State under your belt? Are you interested in helping new students transition to Penn State? Join our Welcome Crew, share what you`ve learned about Penn State, and help new students and families get acclimated. We are looking for Penn State students to help our new incoming students during Arrival and Welcome Week. You will have the opportunity to assist students who are new to Penn State and/or University Park move into the residence halls and experience a successful first few days of college. Welcome Crew members play an integral role in welcoming a diverse population of new students including: first-year, change of assignment, and transfer students and their families to the Penn State University Park campus. Welcome Week Crew Expectations: Assist new students and their families with unloading their vehicles and getting their belongings to their rooms. Assist with cart sign out, running the elevators in selected buildings, and other miscellaneous duties as required. Be friendly, yet efficient. Answer the questions of new students and/or family members honestly and appropriately or refer students to an appropriate resource. Wear the t-shirt provided by Residence Life to identify yourself as a Penn State Welcome Crew member. Welcome new students and their families, and positively represent Penn State. Carry students’ items, but not anything heavy or valuable (computers, televisions). Encourage students to attend University-sponsored Welcome Week Events such as Convocation, Late Night Penn State, Be a Part from the Start, etc. Time Commitment includes: Thursday, August 22, 2019 Welcome Crew/Volunteer Training 6:00pm - 7:00pm; Friday, August 23 New Student Arrival 8:00am - 5:00pm (min 3 hour shift); Saturday, August 24 New Student Arrival 8:00am - 5:00pm (min 3 hour shift). *WC Captain Time Commitment will include training on Tuesday August 21 and shifts on Wednesday August 22. Qualifications: Must be in good conduct and academic standing with the University, be a Full-time undergraduate student at Penn State University Park (now and during Fall 2019) and have a minimum second semester standing (at time of sign-up, Summer 2019 doesn`t count). Compensation will include: A Welcome Week T-Shirt, the ability to move into on-campus housing Thursday, August 22 without fees (must have a contract to do so -housing for off-campus students not provided), Meal coupons for lunch Friday, August 23, and brunch and dinner on Saturday, August 24th and a starting salary of $9.50/hr.

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