Residence Director

University of Nebraska-Lincoln  |  Lincoln, NE

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Job Overview

Posted December 04, 2019 Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Residence Director

Onsite Event Position ID: 2291
Job Type: Housing/Residence Life
Location: Lincoln, NE
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Public, 4-year
Institution Size: < 30,000 Students
Employer ID: 31730

Stated Non-Discrimination Policy

Gender Expression / Identity Sexual Orientation

Benefits

Salary Range:
$36,000 - $38,000
Additional Compensation:
Fully-furnished, two bedroom apartment in the residence hall; all utilities, internet access, washer and dryer and maintenance are included; meal plan included; professional development opportunities; participation in the University's benefits program. Note about Salary: Bachelor's Level Salary: $36,000; Master's Level Salary: $38,000
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Domestic Partners Allowed:
Yes
Housing Pets:
Cats, Dogs
Benefits
Salary Range:
$36,000 - $38,000
Additional Compensation:
Fully-furnished, two bedroom apartment in the residence hall; all utilities, internet access, washer and dryer and maintenance are included; meal plan included; professional development opportunities; participation in the University's benefits program. Note about Salary: Bachelor's Level Salary: $36,000; Master's Level Salary: $38,000
Housing for Position:
Live-in/on
Domestic Partners Allowed:
Yes
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Educational Administration, Higher Education, Student Affairs
Experience:
0-1 Year

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Educational Administration, Higher Education, Student Affairs
Experience:
0-1 Year

Position Description

The Residence Director position is a full-time live-in role that has primary responsibility for managing the daily operations of a 400-600 bed residence hall. Key functions of the position include student staff selection and supervision, occupancy management, policy enforcement, student leadership development and community building through programmatic efforts.

The Residence Director is expected to implement a student development approach, and in all aspects of the position be guided by the core values of respect, education and service. Among the other professional staff, the RD will work with are these key complex staff members: Residence Life Services Supervisor, the Assistant Director of Residence Life, and the Facilities and Dining Staff managers.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.


Job Requirements

Minimum Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree plus one year of leadership experience in a student housing employment position. Demonstrated experience leading a team of college students, ability to communicate and work well with others. Experience must demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Office software and e-mail systems. Strong written and oral communication skills are essential.

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in student affairs, college student personnel administration, or a related field is preferred. Two or more years of full-time experience as a Residence Director directly supervising live-in Residence Assistants is desirable. Participation in professional staff on call duty rotation, hall government advising experience, experience with StarRez, and budgeting experience are beneficial.

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