Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
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Penn State Behrend
Student Leadership and Involvement
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Penn State Behrend is looking for Commuter Assistants (CA) to work as peer mentors; to assist in the commuter lounge and in planning events. Peer mentorship is an important component of this position, therefore CA`s will be required to complete the required mentorship training before they begin. CA`s will be a resource for students, assisting them in questions and concerns they may have as commuters, including but not limited to: helping commuters learn about how they might become involved on campus, giving commuters advice on scheduling both classes and social experiences. CA`s will also act as representatives for commuters needs and concerns. In order to give commuter students a stronger voice, CA`s will be required to participate in the Commuter Committee. CA`s will promote and encourage developing a meaningful community experience between commuters and Penn State Behrend. CA`s will promote and encourage the academic experience, as well. CA`s will assist with the Commuter Life social media agenda, planning and implementing events, i.e. monthly events in the commuter lounge, Commuter Appreciation Week, etc. CA`s will be responsible for cleaning the Commuter Lounge kitchen once a week. CAs will have regular communication and meetings with the Commuter Coordinator. This position is open to current Behrend students only.

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