Peer Career Assistant

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
09/26/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
91026
Work Unit:
Student Affairs
Department:
Career Services

Description

Penn State Career Services is seeking current Penn State undergraduate students (freshman, sophomore, juniors ONLY) interested in serving as Peer Career Assistants for the 2020-2021 academic year. Peers will work 8-12 hours (average of 10 hours - during business hours 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday) each week at Bank of America Career Services or IST Career Solutions and Corporate Engagement Office, earning $8.50 an hour. Peer Career Assistants primarily provide mock interviews (in-person, virtual, phone), resumes and cover letter reviews and assist students with career resources. There are additional opportunities to co-present at workshops for student organizations or classes and help promote Career Services at outreach events. We are looking for students of all majors who have strong interpersonal skills and a passion for helping their fellow students prepare for an internship or job search. Training: Selected applicants must successfully complete a one-credit course during the spring 2020 semester with additional 2-3 hours of weekly observation hours outside the course, as well as complete a 2-day training session during the week of August 17, 2020. Interested student must submit a resume and cover letter. Applications will be reviewed through October 2019 and interviews will be scheduled for November 2019.

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