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Director of Housing & Residence Life/Judicial Officer
Fairmont State University in Fairmont, West Virginia
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Date Posted 03/13/2014
Admin-Residence Life and Housing
Employment Type Fulltime
Application Deadline 03/30/2014
Classification Title: Non-Classified Working Title: Director of Housing & Residence Life/Judicial Officer Requisition Number 20140067 Student Requisition Number Number of Positions Available Type of Position Non-Classified Benefits Eligible? Yes Grant Funded Position? No If temporary (or grant funded) position, indicate ending date If faculty position, tenure track? Not Applicable If faculty position, rank? Not Applicable Job Family NC: Non-Classified Appointment Length July 1 - June 30 (12 mo) Duties and Responsibilities General Summary: The Director of Residence Life provides leadership, strategic planning, guidance and direction for all aspects of a robust residence life program and community. Facilities include traditional and suite-style halls and campus apartments, serving over 1,100 students. The Director serves as a leader within the Student Development and Judicial areas and reports to the Vice President for Administrative and Fiscal Affairs. -Oversees recruitment, selection, training, and supervision of the professional and student Residence Life and Housing Office staff as well as their ongoing employee development and the annual performance evaluation process; monitors work performance for accuracy and completeness in accordance with department and University goals and objectives; ensures compliance of staff with established Residential Life policies and procedures; -Serves as primary advising resource for staff and students in dealing with specific residence hall problems; -Makes referrals of student residents to other campus resources, such as Student Counseling Services and Student Health; -Oversees the residence hall application and assignment process; -Coordinates and administers the overall Residential Life Program, including both student development and operations components, in assigned residence halls; -Serves as Judicial Hearing Officer for students referred for disciplinary concerns; enacts appropriate judicial sanctions and/or personal counseling to effectively resolve disciplinary problems; -Focuses on building and enhancing community and developmental/educational programming; -Serves as part of the team of professionals responding to student conduct issues and critical incidents. Adjudicates various violations of campus conduct policies, including but not limited to those incidents in residential areas; -Works with Resident Directors and Assistants to assess student needs and interests; in conjunction with the Manager of Retention and Coordinator for Student Activities and Events helps to plan, develop, promote and implement educational, cultural, social, recreational, and service programs that are supportive of the residence community; -Cultivates, coordinates, and assists in the development of student leadership and responsibility through programming and direct involvement with students. Sponsors or assists in sponsorship of programs in residence halls; -Manages operational functions for residences, such as key distribution and collection, damage assessment, reporting and billing, maintenance requests, and hall openings and closings. Oversees the process of room checks, reporting and following up on housekeeping, maintenance and move requests; -Oversees the room-assignment and changes process and resolves problems; -Assists in making recommendations for the purchase of furnishings and equipment, improvement of housekeeping services, and preventive maintenance and safety measures for the residence halls and apartments; -Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with Public Safety, Physical Plant/Facilities, Student Counseling, Student Health Center, the institutional Title IX Coordinator, Student Recreation and Facilities and other Student Service and University offices, as appropriate and as needed; -Participates in the overall planning and management of the residence hall system and Housing Master Plan and provides input into the development of policies and procedures; -Oversees and ensures ongoing contact with student residents and Residence Life's presence and updates on the web and on social media; -Heads or participates on task forces and committees, as appropriate and as assigned; and, -Performs related tasks and assumes related responsibilities, as assigned or as necessary. Minimum Qualifications Required Skills: Preferred Qualifications Special Conditions Additional Questions Keyword Search Student Appointment Length Base Hourly Rate Department/Supervision Department 039: Housing Employment Location Main Campus, Fairmont Position will report to (title) VP for Administrative and Fiscal Affairs Salary Information Base Salary/Hourly Rate (Classified Step Structure) (If classified position is less than 12 months, please recalculate salary using this spreadsheet) Published Salary: Recruitment/Advertising Anticipated Hire Date June 1, 2014 Notes To Applicants Helpful Hints All applicants MUST complete an online application; paper applications cannot be accepted. Please note that candidates invited to interview are required to bring copies of all academic transcripts to the interview event. Job Posting Date 03-07-2014 Full Consideration Date Job Close Date 03-30-2014 Optional Applicant Documents Helpful Hints Required Applicant Documents Helpful Hints Resume Cover Letter Classified Staff Only Internal Recruitment Only? No Pay Grade Not Applicable Minimum Required Education: Required Licenses and/or Certifications: Type and Amount of Experience Needed: Faculty/FEAP/Non-Classified Staff Only Minimum Required Education: Master's Degree in higher education administration, counseling, or a related field is required. Required Licenses and/or Certifications: NA Type and Amount of Experience Needed: A minimum of five (5) to seven (7) years of work experience in increasingly responsible and professional roles related to residence life and overall student life areas, including, preferably, student judicial affairs. An established record of excellent leadership and mentoring relationships with students, collegial relationships with staff and faculty, and strong written and oral communications skills, particularly with students and their parents, is required. Outstanding organizational and management skills are essential for success in this role.
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