The University of Alabama Res Life Area Coord in Tuscaloosa, Alabama


Department/Organization: 820401 – Residential Life Admin


Job Summary: The Residential Life Area Coordinator promotes an educational learning environment through active leadership and proper stewardship of the facilities, staff, and operations of a residential community.


Additional Department Summary: The primary goal of a Residential Life Area Coordinator is to facilitate the operations of the area, consisting of multiple residential communities, in which he/she oversees through supervision of the Graduate Community Directors, known as Community Directors, and other community support staff. Additionally, the Residential Life Area Coordinator is responsible for oversight of ensuring that area staff is promoting a supportive climate for residents to thrive academically and socially through mentoring and supervising the Community Director staff. Responsible for completing required training that is related to laws and regulations, that creates a more hospitable and respectful workplace; and safer work environment. Responsible for holding staff accountable for completion of required training. Has personal accountability for financial reporting and responsibility for establishing, enforcing, and following internal processes and controls as outlined in UA policies and procedures.


Required Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and 1 year of experience; or a master's degree some experience. Student or Graduate Assistant, Intern, or student oriented experience will be considered. To be considered student experience, it must be detailed in the employment section on the application.


Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications: Must have supervisory, customer service, and at least one year experience working in a residence hall.

This position will be required to live on campus. The incumbent must have the ability to work outside of normal work hours.

Valid U.S. driver's license. Must be at least 21 years of age at time of hire and have an acceptable motor vehicle report as determined by the insurance carrier.


Skills and Knowledge: Demonstrated commitment to expand multicultural knowledge, awareness, and skills as evidenced through: demonstrating self-awareness; understanding and valuing others; demonstrating knowledge of social inequalities; interacting effectively with a diversity of people; fostering equity and inclusion.


Preferred Qualifications: A Master's degree in Higher Education Administration, Student Support Services, or similar preferred.


Background Investigation Statement: Prior to hiring the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made.


Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more. "EEO is the Law" Poster

Job no: 503481

Appointment type: Regular Full-time (Benefits eligible)

Categories: Program Coordination","Administrative / Professional

Department: 820401 - Residential Life Admin

Pay Grade/Pay Range: 56 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 29120.04 Midpoint - $ 40767.96

Advertised: 19 Jun 2017

Applications close: 02 Jul 2017