Arizona State University in Arizona

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted February 14, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary 25,213-30,000
Employment Type Full-time

Community Coordinator 

Arizona State University

Residential Life

Campus: Tempe 

Requisition Id# 462BR 


Salary Range: 

$25,213 - $30,000 per year plus room and board 


Close Date: 

January 31, 2014, is the initial close date. Applications will continue to be accepted and considered every week until the search is closed. 


Job Description: 

Under general supervision, provides overall management of a residential community, including supervision, administrative, programmatic, budgetary and advising functions.


Essential Duties: 

The Community Coordinator for ASU's University Housing provides leadership and management to an assigned residential college or upper-division community. Responsible for providing a high level of customer service and creating a community that fosters academic engagement and personal growth for its residents.  The Community Coordinator is a live-in position and partners with a diverse group of staff, students, and faculty to implement a vision for a residential college or upper-division community. 


Supervise student staff (Community Assistants)


Oversee/advise the Hall Council and functions associated with Hall Council


Provide on-going support to residents and student staff on academic, personal, social, and behavioral issues


Attend student activities, making efforts to get to know area residents and maintain a high level of visibility


Assist University Housing Judicial Coordinators and Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities in managing the judicial process


Respond to and document duty calls and situations; provide immediate crisis intervention and follow up as needed


Serve as a primary respondent in an on-call duty rotation, supporting student staff calls and managing crises


Manage facilities and financial resources


Work Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:00AM-5:00PM; some evening and weekend hours may be required.  This position participates in an on-call emergency response rotation that may require additional hours outside of the standard work week.


Minimum Qualifications: 

Master's degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment AND six (6) months related supervisory experience.


Desired Qualifications: 


Working in an on-call duty rotation


Living within a residential hall environment


Managing students in crisis


With student conduct administration


Managing facilities advising student organizations


Training, selection, and recruiting efforts for student paraprofessionals


Working Environment: 

Professionally represent department/program


Sit or stand for prolonged periods of time


Work collaboratively across various departments within the University as well as with diverse populations and groups


Develop and deliver presentations to groups


Use computers effectively - including inputting, reviewing and retrieving information, extended periods of viewing screen, using mouse and keyboard, and sitting.


Use critical thinking to make decisions and/or analyze data


Research, develop, implement and assess programs


Supervise students and/or staff


Communicate effectively both orally and in writing


Travel throughout campus for meetings or events, regardless of the weather


Work collaboratively to achieve objectives


Department Statement: 

The mission of University Housing is to create living and learning environments that promote academic excellence, foster personal development and enhance the university experience for a diverse population.  ASU University Housing currently houses nearly 13,000 students on all four campuses.  In support of the University's philosophy of access, excellence, and impact, University Housing promotes academic success and student learning, supports the development of community among our residents, provides student-centered processes and services, and develops and maintains quality accommodations. The departmental vision is to become the premier housing and academic support services program in the nation. 


ASU Statement: 

Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 70,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.


ASU is a tobacco-free university. For details visit


Arizona State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.


ASU conducts pre-employment screening which may include verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. 


Fingerprint Check Statement: 

This position is considered safety/security sensitive and will include a fingerprint check. Employment is contingent up successful passing of the fingerprint check. 


Instructions to Apply: 

Application deadline is 11:59PM Arizona time on the date indicated.


Resumes should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meet the minimum and desired qualifications stated in this requisition.


Only electronic applications are accepted.


ASU does not pay for travel expenses associated with interviews, unless otherwise indicated.


We will be attending The Placement Exchange Conference in Baltimore, MD (March 12  - 16, 2014).


To apply please go to  click "External Applicant" under Staff Positions, see Req Id# 462BR or go directly to: 

How To Apply