Job Opportunities

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EECS Job Listserv

If you are a current Penn State EECS student OR PENN STATE ALUMNUS and want to receive emails for job announcements (permanent, internship, co-op, part-time), you can join the EEJOB listserv:

  • Using your Office 365 at Penn State email account (NOT GMAIL or another mail tool) send an email to listserv@lists.psu.edu. In the body of the email, write: subscribe l-eejobs <enter your name here> (e.g. subscribe l-eejobs John Doe).
  • You will get a confirmation email back from the listserv asking you to verify your request. Follow that link.
  • You will get a 2nd email confirming that you have been added to the list.

Permanent Jobs

Undergraduate and graduate students seeking permanent employment should register with the Penn State Career Services Center. Many companies recruit through this office, which also runs career fairs in both the fall and spring semesters. This office also provides a number of other services such as resume review and mock interviews.

You should also register with the Engineering Career Resources Office. Although this office primarily deals with co-op and internship opportunites, it ocassionally has information about permanent positions as well.

The College of Engineering Career Resource Office also maintains a calendar of upcoming recruiting events that are pertinent to engineering students. This calendar can be accessed at https://career.engr.psu.edu/events/index.aspx.

In addition, if you are a current Penn State EE student OR PENN STATE EE ALUMNUS and want to receive emails for all job announcements (permanent, internship, co-op, part-time), you can join the EEJOB listserv by following this link: EE Job Listserv signup.

Internships and Co-op Positions

Undergraduate and graduate students seeking summer employment and/or co-op positions should register with the Engineering Career Resources Office. This office is dedicated to assisting engineering students with finding co-op and internship opportunities.

In addition, if you are a current Penn State EE student OR PENN STATE EE ALUMNUS and want to receive emails for job announcements (permanent, internship, co-op, part-time), you can join the EEJOB listserv by following this link: EE Job Listserv signup.

Part Time CSE Departmental Jobs for AY 21/22:

Job Requisition: REQ_0000012787
Grader/Learning Assistant 

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering invites applications for Grader and Learning Assistant wage payroll positions for the 2021/2022 Academic Year. Applicants should be enrolled in one of the Computer Science and Engineering academic programs, either Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science, the graduate Computer Science and Engineering program, or a closely related field. Responsibilities include providing administrative and grading support to various faculty. Duties for each position will vary based on the faculty needs. Applicants should complete both the online application and "Application for Grading and/or Learning Assistant in Computer Science and Engineering Form." The form contains instructions for applying on WorkDay. Applications will be received on an ongoing basis and reviewed as need arises.

Part Time EE Departmental Jobs for AY 21/22:

There are no work study positions open at this time. Please check back later.

Applications are now being accepted for Graders/Lab Assistant Positions for Fall 2021.

Note: The following process is for grader and lab assistant positions only.

Hourly Rates:

  • Grader or Lab Assistant: Undergrad, $10.50/hour; grad, $12.00/hour

To Apply (Two steps: 1. Apply on WorkDay and 2. Apply on the COE/EE Secondary Application System):

  1. WorkDay: Submit an application for each job title (Grader, Lab Assistant, etc.) that you are applying for by going to https://www.myworkday.com/psu/d/home.htmldand clicking on either ‘student openings’ or ‘career’. Enter the appropriate job requisition number in the search bar and press on the search button. Click to apply online and upload a résumé and cover letter. NOTE: DO NOT SUBMIT MORE THAN ONE APPLICATION PER JOB TITLE, EVEN IF YOU ARE APPLYING FOR MULTIPLE JOBS WITHIN A PARTICULAR CATEGORY.
  2. COE/EE Secondary Application System: Once you have submitted the job application(s), you need to submit a secondary application to the EE department. (This secondary application is not needed for stockroom or work study positions.) Click here to access this secondary application. If you have questions, please email EEWagePayroll@engr.psu.edu.
  • Job Requisition: REQ_0000016237
    Part-Time Lab Assistant

    Penn State’s College of Engineering Department of Electrical Engineering seeks to hire numerous current Penn State students who are interested in working part-time as lab assistants for the following Fall 2021 courses: EE 210 and EE 310. Job duties may include helping in the lab by working with the professor and/or teaching assistant to answer questions from students, monitor student progress, debug students’ circuits and verify data/measurements being taken. Applicants must be current Penn State students, with preference being given to EE majors. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Position will be open until filled.

  • Job Requisition: REQ_0000016213
    Part-Time Grader

    Penn State’s College of Engineering Department of Electrical Engineering seeks to hire current Penn State students who are interested in working part-time as graders for the following Fall 2021 courses: EE 200, EE 310, EE 311, EE 387, EE 438, EE 442, and EE 471, EE 477, and EE 497. Graders will help the professor by grading coursework. Applicants must have received at least a B in the given course or a similar course to apply. Preference will be given to EE majors. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Position will be open until filled.
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The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science was created in the spring of 2015 to allow greater access to courses offered by both departments for undergraduate and graduate students in exciting collaborative research fields.

We offer B.S. degrees in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering and data science and graduate degrees (master's degrees and Ph.D.'s) in electrical engineering and computer science and engineering. EECS focuses on the convergence of technologies and disciplines to meet today’s industrial demands.

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