Summer Housing Assistant
Job Description 2016
Housing Student Assistants typically work during University business hours, Monday through Friday, 7am-3:30pm. There might be some weekend hours scheduled for you to work. If this is needed, you will be notified at least 48 hours in advance.
Residence halls are occupied by conference attendees, campers, and summer school students throughout the summer. Therefore, the term of employment for the Housing Student Assistant can begin as early as Monday, May 22, 2017 through as late as Friday, September 8, 2017. Monday, May 29th (Memorial Day) and Tuesday, July 4th are state holidays, and the University will be closed.
For SU students, summer housing is available at a discounted rate during the term of employment.
For non-SU students, minimum age for employment is 16 years old. Priority is given to SU College students.
All employment is contingent upon successfully passing a criminal background check. You will not be permitted to start work until the University has the clearance.
Compensation is up to 40hrs/week starting at minimum wage, provided that all tasks and shifts are completed. If overtime is required, the Housing Student Assistant will be paid time and a half for hours outside of normal shift hours.
Part-time positions are also available.
The Housing Student Assistant reports directly to Housing and Residence Life professional staff: Graduate Assistants for Operations and the Associate Director of Housing and Residence Life.
Assist in daily activities of the Office of Housing and Residence Life, with primary responsibilities being in summer operations.
Maintain and preserve the upkeep of residence halls.
Communicate any problems or issues involving the residence halls to the appropriate professional staff.
This job will require some physical labor including: installation of residence hall furniture and organization of storage spaces.
Other duties as assigned depending on daily needs which will be identified throughout the summer.
Housing Student Assistants are required to wear the staff shirts provided by the department, and closed-toe shoes are required at all times. Shorts should be long enough to reach at least 5 inches above the knee. During the interim period when the staff shirt hasn’t been provided, halter tops and tank tops are not permitted.
Applications should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 noon on Monday, March 27, 2017
Copies of the application are available from the Housing office and in Career Services, Monday thru Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM