OPS/Resident Assistant - University Housing (FSU Students Only)
Job Title: OPS/Resident Assistant - University Housing (FSU Students Only)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Job ID: 46235
Department University Housing - Residential Student ExperienceEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities This position is responsible for the following:
Know every resident within his/her assigned area.
Provide assigned residents the opportunity for educational and social interactions through hall program offerings.
Maintain a working relationship with the respective floor representative(s), hall government officers, and other special interest groups.
Serve as a liaison between residents, University Housing, and other University agencies.
Be thoroughly familiar with all university and residence hall regulations and be responsible for their enforcement. As official University staff members, RAs assume responsibility for maintaining a level of expectation consistent with the educational philosophies of the university.
Assist Housing Maintenance by reporting needed repairs or other concerns in the assigned area to the Facilities Supervisor.
Serve on duty in the residence hall during evening hours on weekdays and on weekends on a rotating basis. Supervisors assume final responsibility for arranging individual hall schedules and setting guidelines for specific halls. Staff will also be required to work during Thanksgiving break as assigned.
Prepare reports and materials designated by the Residence Coordinator/Assistant Coordinator.
Reside full-time in an assigned room in a residence hall. RAs are informed of exact dates of hall openings and closings at the time of employment.
Attend centralized and in-hall RA staff/development meetings, and other meetings.
Participate in staff recruitment processes as deemed necessary by supervisor(s) and University Housing Residential Student Experience staff.
Be responsible to the respective Residence Coordinator/Assistant Coordinator for the performance of the above named duties as well as any additional duties assigned.Qualifications A high school diploma or equivalency.
FSU students with a GPA of 2.75, a minimum of two (2) semesters live on campus.
All students who become top candidates for this opening must be in good conduct standing with the University.Other Information University Housing operates on a 12-month calendar. Resident Assistant employees should be prepared to work finals weeks, between sessions and during breaks (such as Thanksgiving and University holidays). Additionally, Resident Assistants may not work more than a total of 30 hours per week, in combination with any other University-related employment and may not be employed within any other department of University Housing.
If selected, applicants must complete a screening interview and provide one (1) reference check.Anticipated Salary Range $9.00 per hourPay Plan This is an OPS/temporary Job.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply In order to be considered for an OPS/Resident Assistant position you must complete two (2) separate applications: 1) for University Housing at fsu.erezlife.com; and 2) for Florida State University Employment at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Click on Resident Assistant application and complete the application associated with Resident Assistant position. Use only your official FSU student email in both applications.
All applications are placed in a pool at the Office of Residential Student Experience. Resident Assistants are hired as needed to fill vacancies throughout the University Housing system. We cannot guarantee any positions are available at the time of application submission. Applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted via email to schedule an interview time.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.Affordable Care Act OPS employees are covered under the Affordable Care Act. OPS employees that meet certain criteria will be offered affordable health care coverage. For more information, please visit the following website regarding the Affordable Care Act, http://hr.fsu.edu/?page=benefits/insurance/insurance_home&ops=1.Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.