Technical Writing Intern

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
09/24/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
90982
Work Unit:
Applied Research Laboratory
Department:
Security Services

Description

The Security Services Division of the Applied Research Laboratory is seeking an undergraduate or graduate student to assist our office as a Technical Writing Intern. The successful candidate will assist with the creation and maintenance of standard operating procedures, policies, training, and other written guidance material in the security and counterintelligence field. These materials are used principally by engineers and support staff employed in a fast-paced work environment supporting primarily the Department of Defense and other federal agencies with U.S. national security initiatives. Students studying technical writing or related fields are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will work up to 20 hours per week during the fall and spring semesters and 40 hours per week over the summer. This is a paid internship located at ARL’s Main Laboratory at the University Park campus; relocation and housing are not provided. Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation. You must be a U.S. citizen to apply. 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