University Park Campus
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Campus Recreation
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Campus Recreation, a department within Student Affairs is seeking Facility Attendants for Stone Valley Recreation Area. Stone Valley Recreation Area is 17 miles from the University Park Campus, nestled within the 7,000-acre Stone Valley Forest. If you find yourself craving the great outdoors and enjoy taking on new adventures, we may have the job for you. Additional positions available at Stone Valley Recreation Area include Facility Managers, Facility Supervisors, and Grounds/Maintenance Workers. Facility Attendants create the “first impression” for Campus Recreation facilities; Greet customers and provide exceptional customer service. Facility attendants take on many roles within the recreation area including: Opening and Closing facilities and services; Issuing equipment; Performing facility checks and counts; Assisting customers into rental boats; Spot cleaning rental facilities (cabins lodges, pavilions, etc.); and Maintaining recreation equipment. While not requirements for the position, some facility attendants will also be trained to operate the safety boat, and to manage cash operations. Facility Attendants must possess the ability to accommodate last minute changes/requests to accommodate rental patrons, and multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Facility attendants also have excellent interpersonal skills and must attend monthly staff meetings. Facility Attendants who are trained to manage sales will have basic computer skills and be familiar with cash handling/sales. Facility Attendants who are trained to operate the safety boat will have excellent boating skills and be able to demonstrate those skills through a practical drill. Must be a team player, willing to cover or trade shifts when necessary. Work hours vary including days, evenings, and weekends. CPR/First Aid/AED certification required or ability to obtain within one month of hire. Classes are offered through Campus Recreation on a regular basis. Pennsylvania Boating Safety Education Certificate or equivalent highly recommended. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds with or without accommodation. Must have access to a reliable form of transportation. Positions are mostly seasonal in nature with the primary hours available from mid-March through mid-November. Hiring preference will be given to Penn State University students and we build your work schedule around your class schedule.

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