Residence Hall Coordinator - Urgent need

  • Jarvis Christian University
  • Hawkins, Texas, USA
  • Feb 14, 2024
Full time Residence Life

Job Description


• A Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university
• Experience in Freshman Orientation, Student Services, housing administration, supervision, training, or programming is preferred
• Ability to effectively work and interact respectfully within a diverse and inclusive environment
• Exemplifies good leadership skills, maintains professionalism, and has a positive attitude
• Knowledge of residence life practices relevant to student housing facilities
• Good problem solving skills
• Ability to multitask, prioritize, and complete projects in a timely manner
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Ability to manage emergencies and crisis situations
• Excellent computer skills, including word processing and electronic software is required (e.g., Outlook Email and Microsoft Office: Word, Power Point, and Excel)
• Ability to develop collaborative relationships with other collegiate departments
• Assume responsibility for the operation of the assigned residence hall


• Establish and maintain communication with students living in the residence halls/apartments through individual outreach and community meetings
• Assist in directing programming activities for residential floors and halls
• Schedule floor and desk hours
• Conduct regular inspections of the residence hall
• Ensure proper maintenance of the facility
• Enforce rules and regulations
• Serve as a mediator/facilitator when necessary to provide resolutions for interpersonal conflicts between students
• Supervise Resident Assistants
• Respond to crisis/emergency situations as they arise
• Recommend personnel actions and report deficiencies to proper authorities
• Complete all required reports in a timely and accurate manner
• Notify administrators of any potentially dangerous equipment, practices, or violations of safety procedures
• Attend meetings, workshops, and in-services as assigned
• Assist with dorm or apartment renovations, as needed
• Develop a knowledge of campus and community resources to ensure timely and efficient referrals when appropriate



• Demonstrates o Trustworthiness o Confidence o Enthusiasm o Initiative o Flexibility o Sound work ethics
• Proven Skills o Listening skills o Team player


• Performance of this job will be evaluated annually by the Student Services Department in accordance with provisions of the Jarvis Christian College Administrative Policies & Procedures Manual.


• Success in the workplace depends on a strong commitment to the tasks assigned, respect for others and confidentiality in handling, and dealing with prospects, and sensitive constituent information
• Honesty, integrity, and treating others with respect are expected at all times.
• Good presentation skills which include, but not limited to, professional dress/business attire, and excellent verbal, as well as, written skills


• Assume responsibility for own professional growth and development, keeping current of best practices in area of responsibility


• Adhere to the Jarvis Christian College Code of Ethics.


• 10 month position

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