The Area Coordinator is a Department of Housing and Residence Life staff member who facilities and assists in creating a community environment within the residential facilities that promotes and supports residents’ personal and academic success consistent with the mission and values of the University.
The job duties and responsibilities of the Area Coordinator include:
Providing on-campus management and supervision in a designated residential community, including implementing effective management and administrative task strategies in the day-to-day operation of the residence halls.
Assists with the recruitment, selection, mentoring, training, supervising, and evaluation of residence life staff.
Participates in the Area Coordinator/Apartments Manager on-call duty rotation, assuming associated responsibilities and duties; includes being available for extended workdays, weekend, and holiday duties. Responds to emergencies and crisis as needed.
Assists with behavioral management issues, including the holding of disciplinary meetings with residents.
Assists with the development, implementation, and evaluation of DHRL initiatives such as the Residential Curriculum, Living-Learning Communities, programs, services, policies, procedures, management, marketing, summer camps & conferences, etc.
Conducts other duties as assigned by the position supervisor, the Associate Director for Residence Life.
All positions at East Tennessee State University are contingent upon sufficient funding.
The Fair Labor Standards Act status of exempt or non-exempt will depend on the incumbent's entry salary for this position.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Administrative
Bachelor's degree required; two years experience in a supervisory position in a residence hall environment required.
Internal Number: 17350
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.