Position:                      RESIDENCE HALL COORDINATOR I-FILLED

Department:               RESIDENCE LIFE

Division:                      STUDENT SUCCESS

Opening Date:            December 22, 2014

UPDATED:                   FILLED, AS OF 03/11/2015.


Note:                           This is a 12- month, live in position. Evening and weekend work is required


Responsibilities:          Lives on campus in the residence hall and provides day, evening and weekend duty coverage. Supervises the work of Resident Assistants and work study students in undergraduate residence hall(s). Coordinates opening and closing activities for the residence hall; participates in the planning, development and implementation of educational and special programs; schedules, attends, facilitates and participates in staff and hall council meetings.  Serves as a role model for students.  Monitors/reports the activities and behavior of students. Maintains an environment conducive to effective academic study and positive social interaction.  Mediates student disputes and provides counseling and disciplinary action as required; attends judiciary hearings.  Monitors budget and tracks residence hall expenditures.  Responds to residence hall emergencies.  Reports damage to residence hall structures, equipment and furnishings and requests appropriate maintenance work; performs other duties as required to meet organizational needs.


Qualifications:                        A bachelor’s degree is required.  A master’s degree in Student Personnel is helpful.  CPR and first aid certification preferred.  Candidates must be flexible, have a strong customer orientation, and be able to work well in a collaborative team environment. The equivalent combination of education and related work experience may be considered.


Send resume, letter of application, and contact information for three professional references to:

Residence Life Search Committee

Human Resources Department

Johnson C. Smith University

100 Beatties Ford Road

Charlotte, NC 28216

email: or fax to (704) 330-1494


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Johnson C. Smith University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability or veteran’s status as it relates to student enrollment or hiring. Johnson C. Smith University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and master's degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Johnson C. Smith University.

Date Posted: 12/22/2014 11:22 am