University Park Campus
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The Department of Campus Recreation is seeking Penn State qualified sailing instructors to teach sailing lessons at Stone Valley Recreation Area. Experienced instructors will lead youth in the fundamentals of sailing “Snark” sailboats on Lake Perez. Will be responsible for rigging boats, points of sail, performing self-rescue in case of capsize. Will be responsible for safety of all program participants. Will operate motorboat and may assist with regular cleaning and upkeep of boats, paddles, lifejackets and associated recreational equipment. Attends staff meetings, and maintains professionalism at all times, either while assisting members or attending to other work tasks. This is a seasonal position. Lake activity runs from April – October each year. Applicants must be able to work days, evenings, weekends and holidays as necessary. Applications will be kept on file through July 31, 2018 and will be reviewed as positions become available. Preference is given to Penn State students and work study recipients. Campus Recreation is a department within Student Affairs that provides fitness, wellness, and recreational programs to the campus community through the operation and administration of the new expanded and renovated 200,000 sf Intramural Building, the McCoy Natatorium, the 700-acre Stone Valley Outdoor Recreation Area, a Tennis Center including six clay courts and four indoor courts, the White Building, Adventure Recreation, Aquatics, Club Sports, Fitness and Wellness Programs, and Intramural Sports.

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