Penn State Altoona
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Penn State Altoona
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The Event Managers will be trained to provide event assistance in regards to running the event, sound set up, and audio/visual service for events hosted by student organizations throughout the year as well as at all SIF funded events as requested. The purpose of this position is to provide appropriate support to events that contribute to the robust and positive student life atmosphere. Job duties are as follows: Assist with setting up basic needs for an event, operate the card swipe through Connect for the event to obtain attendance numbers, document event through photographs that will need to be uploaded onto Connect, knowledge and understanding of basic sound equipment technology, operate microphones for speakers/performers, adjust music/sound for events, help set up presentations via projectors/laptop equipment, work with student organizations and department offices to meet all programming and audio-visual needs for scheduled events, set up and operate audio-visual equipment for meetings, programs, and events, be responsible for equipment security, storage, and organization, willingness to stay for the entirety of scheduled events and take an active role in the quality of the programs audio/visual/lighting needs, and ability to communicate in a professional manner with the event’s organizers. Must be a full-time, degree seeking student at Penn State Altoona. Experience operating and maintaining video, lighting, and general audio-visual equipment preferred. Upload a complete resume. This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned to meet the needs of the office and student community at Penn State Altoona. Must include a cover letter and resume to be considered.

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