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Job ID: 102184

Resident Director
University of Idaho

  • Jan. 10, 2018
  • Resident Director
  • Housing & Residence Life
  • University of Idaho
    Moscow, ID
    United States
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Director/Manager
    Professional Staff
  • Residential Life
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University of Idaho

Resident Director

Location: Moscow

Division/College: Auxiliary Services

Employee Category: Exempt

Pay Range: $39,823.87 annually or higher commensurate with experience.

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

The Resident Director (RD) is full-time, live-in professional staff position responsible for the supervision of one residence hall. The RD position supervises 8- 20 resident assistants, 1 Area Assistant; provides assistance to residents; advises community council and oversees the facilitation of community development; leads retention efforts in area assigned; serves as a conduct hearing officer; assists with University and departmental recruitment efforts, and performs administrative and managerial tasks associated with the hall. In addition, they work collaboratively in smaller team groups to direct and coordinate various departmental projects.

Minimum Qualifications:

Masters degree
Demonstrated leadership, organizational, and decision-making abilities
Demonstrated ability to manage a variety of projects simultaneously
Effective communications skills

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous residence life experience
Experience supervising student staff
Demonstrated ability to create and promote an inclusive community
Demonstrated ability to foster student success
Skills in crisis management
Experience working with college-aged students

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

It is a requirement of this position to live on campus, an apartment in the residence hall is provided.

Posting Number: SP001665P

Posting Date: 01/05/2018

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

This position will remain open until an adequate candidate pool is received. The first consideration date is 3/5/2018, all applications received up to that date will be considered.

University of Idaho Housing and Residence Life will have a team at The Placement Exchange (TPE), all applicants that will be attending are encouraged to schedule a meeting with the team.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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