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Graduate Assistant (Housing and Residence Life)

All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Chadron State College is seeking an Graduate Assistant (Housing and Residence Life). Application materials that are required are a completed application, cover letter, resume, and transcripts. Please login to apply.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Graduate Assistant (Housing and Residence Life)
Nature of Work

Graduate Assistants are hired at Chadron State College to assist in meeting the vision and goals established for CSC. Strategic deployment of graduate assistant positions is essential to ensure that limited resources are utilized in a manner consistent with the philosophy of CSC. Graduate assistants provide experiential learning in select areas and to assist the individual in a successful transition to future educational and professional opportunities.

Examples of Work Performed

Assist with resident advisor training each semester
Implement a pre-determined number of programs for the student body
Support the Assistant and Associate Director positions in programming efforts
Manage and monitor social media accounts
Assist in the management of Residence Life Association storage areas
Gather student feedback and suggestions for programming and residence hall improvements
Complete assigned desk hours
Complete building rounds as assigned
Represent Residence Life Association on committees and in scheduled meetings
Limited on-call responsibilities in the absence of an Assistant Director of Residence Life
Assist the Associate Director(s) with budget management and documentation
Understand, explain, and enforce policies as listed in the Student handbook, housing contract, and staff manuals
Facilitating resolutions to peer conflict in the residence halls
Involvement in the residence life judicial process when necessary
Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

Completed Bachelor’s degree
Conditionally accepted or accepted application to CSC graduate program
Ability to work on the Chadron State College main campus
Commitment to fostering residential engagement by supporting students through multiple aspects of their collegiate experience

Preferred Qualifications

Previous residence life experience
Experience with community development, helping skills, administration, and working with college students
Excellent organizational and time management skills

Physical Demands
Salary Information $3,200 per semester and tuition waiver - does not include student fees


FLSA Non-Exempt
Union Status
Number of Vacancies 1
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number PS171P
Desired Start Date 08/01/2018
Open Date 01/05/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Chadron State College is seeking an Graduate Assistant (Housing and Residence Life). Application materials that are required are a completed application, cover letter, resume, and transcripts. Please login to apply.

General Information
EEO Statement

The Nebraska State Colleges are equal opportunity institutions and do not discriminate against any student, employee, or applicant on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religion, or age in employment and education opportunities. Each College has designated an individual to coordinate the Colleges’ non-discrimination efforts to comply with regulations implementing Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies and practices may be directed to the Compliance Coordinators assigned at each College and identified on each College website.

Veteran Statement This position is subject to Veterans Preference.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. * Are you available to work on the Chadron State College campus?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcript 1
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation