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Work with us!

Student Employment

Now that you've made the decision to join our campus community, why not think about joining our team?

Working for Housing and Food Services offers many benefits:

  • Competitive salary with merit increases
  • On-the-job training
  • Great work experience
  • Student management positions
  • Checks are direct deposited
  • Convenient campus work location—no car? No problem!
  • Flexible scheduling

If you're looking to make some extra cash while being part of a professional team right here on campus—apply for available positions at

Job Postings

Current Available Positions
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Altoona Part Time Student Food Service Worker 0000015146
Beaver Part Time Student Food Services Worker 0000019669
Behrend Part-Time Student Employment (Bruno's) 0000023702
Behrend Part-Time Student Employment (Catering) 0000023708
Behrend Part-Time Student Employment (Clark Cafe) 0000023706
Behrend Part-Time Student Employment (Dobbins) 0000023700
Behrend Part-Time Student Employment (Galley) 0000023704
Berks Part Time Student Food Service Worker 0000015155
Brandywine Blue Apple Cafe Student Worker 0000021916
Greater Allegheny Part-Time Student Food Services Worker 0000015433
Harrisburg Part Time Student Food Service Worker 0000018472
Harrisburg Part Time Student Food Service Worker (Work Study) 0000006893
Hazleton Part-Time Student Food Service Worker 0000003582
Mont Alto Part Time Student Employee Food Services 0000016864
Mont Alto Part Time Student Employee Food Services (Work Study) 0000016858
University Park
Bryce Jordan Center Bryce Jordan Center Part Time Positions 0000015658
Conference Services & Commons Desks Team Shift Leaders 0000025537
Conference Services & Commons Desks

Team Member

Food Services Café Laura Student Worker - Retail Dining 2000002118
Food Services Residential Dining Student Team Member 0000023006
Food Services Retail Dining Student Worker 0000027774
Food Services Starbucks Student Barista 0000026208
Housing Operations Student Office Assistant 0000005040
The Penn Stater Positions at The Penn Stater 0000016397
Transportation Services Event Parking Attendants 0000018097

Competitive Wages

Plus raises and meal benefits!


No Car? No Problem!


Work around your classes and activities.

Employment Guidelines

Only full-time students with a minimum of 12 credits will be considered for employment. New student employees must complete orientation and training.

Student employee schedules are managed through When2Work. Students will be required to work rotating weekend shifts. Students who wish to return to work for spring semester must work until the end of finals week. Schedules will work around final exams.