Coordinator, University (Residence Coordinator)

Florida State University

Deadline March 21, 2014
Date Posted January 27, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time


Tallahassee, Florida

Florida State University is a comprehensive teaching and research institution with a student body of approximately

41,710.  Approximately 6,500 students live in university residence halls and apartments.


Job ID #36729

The Residence Coordinator is a full-time, live-in professional staff member responsible for the administration and management of an engaging, community-oriented environment housing a diverse population of 300-700 students. Specific responsibilities may include: supervision, selection, training and evaluation of a graduate assistant and undergraduate student staff; providing leadership for developmental programming; advising student groups; coordinating residential aspect of living-learning communities; serving as a conduct officer; working collaboratively with assignments and facilities staff; and coordinating projects for the residence hall system such as staff selection, staff training, large event planning or publications.

REQUIREMENTS:  This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

QUALIFICATIONS:  A Masters degree in Higher Education Administration, Student Personnel, Counseling or related field and full-time or graduate residence life experience required.

STARTING SALARY: $30,900 plus a furnished apartment for the 12-month employment period; tuition waiver;

comprehensive benefits package.  Non-rent paying roommates are permitted, as are some pets.

APPLY: Application is a two-step process:

1.        Candidates must submit a cover letter, current resume, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three current references to Chandra Myrick, Associate Director for Residence Life, at

2.        Candidates must also apply for the Residence Coordinator Career Pool (Job ID #36729) through Florida State

Universitys job vacancy site at Please contact Ivette Claudio at

850-644-7708 or email at if any assistance is needed with the application process.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Application closing date is March 21, 2014.  All requested documentation and the online application must be completed by the deadline to be considered for the position.

OTHER INFORMATION: This job opening is a pool for Residence Coordinators. Current vacancies and anticipated vacancies will be hired from this pool. If a Residence Coordinator position becomes vacant, applicants in the pool may be contacted if credentials meet the qualifications and requirements of the position as stated in this vacancy announcement.

Interviews will be conducted on site at SEAHO in Louisville, KY and

 at The Placement Exchange in Baltimore, MD

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.  FSUs Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: