About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally
diverse institution providing quality education and research in
aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with
residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida and
Prescott, Arizona. The University’s Worldwide campus provides
educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations
throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South
As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and
aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique
institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved
with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates
who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace and
other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in
seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation;
Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security,
and Intelligence; and Space.
For Academic Year 2020-21, there were over 10,700 undergraduate,
graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University’s
residential campuses and approximately 32,700 students in total
enrolled with the University around the world.
Embry-Riddle is now hiring a Student Union Event Coordinator at the
Daytona Beach campus. This is a 10-month full-time position,
working August through May.
The Student Union Event Coordinator will be responsible for the
day-to-day management of the Student Union events system, which
supports all events in and around the Student Union facility. The
system averages 70+ events per month for Student Union managed
spaces, and clients include student organizations, academic and
administrative departments, and non-ERAU groups. The Events
Coordinator manages all aspects of event services, including
meeting with clients; organizing the event setup process and
related logistics; and communicating with campus service providers.
This position also manages the Event Center facility and associated
event inventory. The position supervises a team of student events
staff and reports to the Director of Student Union Operations &
- Bachelor’s degree.
- A minimum of 2-5 years of experience in event management,
preferably in a higher education setting.
- Demonstrated experience in the areas of event planning,
logistics management and student development.
- Ability to interface with a diverse clientele in an extremely
busy work atmosphere in a courteous and efficient manner.
- Ability to work independently and take initiative.
- Ability to work evening and weekend hours.