Function of Position:
This is a 10-month, live-in position, responsible to the
Director of Residential Life for administering and managing
student/community development, program/activity assignments,
student life/institutional support, residence hall leadership, and
Principal Residential Life Duties and
1.Create, administer, and deliver programs, activities, and
services to meet the needs of upperclassmen students living in
Founders Hall, Grossmann Hall, Lohe Hall.
2.Recruit, select, train, and evaluate resident assistant and meet
regularly with staff on various issues and promote
3.Oversee building facilities to include maintaining office hours,
opening/closing buildings, etc. Organize and track paperwork
associated with managing the hall such as maintenance requests,
room changes, key distribution, etc.
4.Manage all conduct associated with your area. Hold conduct
hearings with students who violate policy in your area, manage all
disciplinary records for your area, and work collaboratively with
counseling services on educational approaches to student
5.Advise and counsel students in areas of academic success,
personal issues, and college life. Collaborate with faculty and
student advisors regarding students. Refer students to appropriate
college resources and services.
6.Oversee entire residence hall system on alternating weeks.
7.Establish positive working relationships with building
maintenance staff, faculty, and College support staff.
8.Perform other related duties as assigned.
Employee proceeds independently, working toward established
objectives, requiring the use of a wide range of procedures.
Employee prioritizes own work and refers unusual cases to
Requires Bachelor’s degree, clear communication skills, and desire
to work with college-age students. Candidate must have an interest
in residential programs and the development of community and its
students. A positive and helpful attitude is required along with a
willingness to work in a flexible environment, as a member of a
hard-working team. Prefer experience working with diverse
populations and in small college residence halls.
Send letter of interest, including a statement regarding qualities
you offer within the context of the Wartburg College mission,
résumé, and contact information for three references electronically
to: email@example.com. See www.wartburg.edu for further information
about the college. Screening begins immediately and continues until
position is filled.