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Community Director (CD)

The Community Director (CD) position is a graduate assistantship within the department of Housing at the University of South Alabama. The Community Director position is a live-in senior staff member responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of a community that ranges from 200 to 500 residents. The Community Director supervises the paraprofessional staff consistent with the university mission to develop a safe, student centered, living-learning environment; the environment should foster student growth, leadership development, diversity, and multiculturalism as well as personal, spiritual, cognitive, emotional and academic success. The Community Director position is supervised by a Coordinator of Residence Education who provides overall community management and direction.

Please browse our CD Recruitment Guide for a full description. For questions or additional information, contact USA Housing at (251) 341-4663.

Conference Assistant (CA)

The Conference Assistant (CA) is a student assistant position within the department of Housing at the University of South Alabama. Appointments are made on a temporary basis during the employment period of May 7, 2018 – August 17, 2018. Review the full CA Position Description to learn the duties, responsibilities, requirements, and qualifications associated with the CA position. Candidates will be notified of their eligibility via JagMail after final review of submitted applications (see timeline below).

If you have questions after reviewing the position description (see link above), please contact Braylon Junior, Coordinator of Residence Education at bjunior@southalabama.edu or (251) 460-7088.

SUMMER 2018 CA SELECTION TIMELINE

  • March 19, 2018 (Monday) – Priority Application Deadline
  • March 20, 2018 (Tuesday) – Eligible candidates will receive a link via JagMail to sign up for an interview time.
  • March 23, 2018 (Friday) – Eligible candidates will receive an individual email to confirm their interview time, date, and location.
  • April 2-6, 2018 (Monday - Friday) – CA Interviews
  • April 11, 2018 (Wednesday) – All CA selections announced via JagMail​.

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Desk Assistant (DA)
The function of each Community Office is a vital part of successful operations in the residence hall communities. Due to their location and availability, the Community Office serves as the information hub for students, staff and guests. Also, security and emergency procedures often center at the Community Office. Therefore, it is essential that courteous, responsible individuals staff each Community Office. The Desk Assistant needs to create and maintain an atmosphere that is conducive to a living-learning environment in the residential community. The Desk Assistant reports to the Assistant Community Director in the respective Community Office.  USA Housing invites you to apply for this student leadership position after reviewing the full DA Position Description
For more information please contact USA Housing at housing@southalabama.edu or (251) 460-7584. 

2017-2018 DA INTEREST SESSIONS
Attend one of these optional sessions for more information

  • Feb 12th @ 8 PM  - Azalea Hall Classroom
  • Feb 13th @ 8 PM - Epsilon 1 TV Lounge

2017-2018 DA SELECTION TIMELINE

  • 2/17/17 - Applications due by 5 PM to the Azalea Hall Community Office
  • 2/22/17 - All applicants notified of application status via JagMail (invitations for interview sign-up will be included)
  • 3/03/17 - Interviews
  • 3/20/17 - All applicants will be notified of selection status via JagMail
  • 3/23/17 - DA Welcome Meeting in NH Classroom (4 PM)
  • 4/08/17 - DA Training (10 AM - 4 PM)
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Facilities Assistant (FA)

The summer Facilities Assistant (FA) is a student assistant position within Housing Facilities at the University of South Alabama. The Housing Facilities team serves to support the day to day operations of the USA Housing Facilities. The Facilities Assistant is supervised, hired, and trained by the Coordinator of Housing Facilities & Services.

To find out more, including additional requirements and qualifications review the full FA Position Description.  If you still have questions after viewing, please contact Monica Davidson, Chair of the FA Selection Process at madavidson@southalabama.edu or (251) 460-7655.

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NOTE: Application no longer available due to priority deadline (see below).

SUMMER 2018 FA SELECTION TIMELINE

  • March 19, 2018 (Monday) – Priority Application Deadline
  • March 20, 2018 (Tuesday) – Eligible candidates will receive a link via JagMail to submit their schedule of availability for interview week
  • March 23, 2018 (Friday) – Eligible candidates will receive an individual email to confirm their interview time, date, and location
  • April 2-6, 2018 (Monday-Friday) – FA Interviews
  • April 11, 2018 (Wednesday) – All FA selections announced via JagMail​
Resident Assistant (RA)

USA Housing is currently accepting applications for dynamic, dedicated, and enthusiastic students who are interested in becoming Resident Assistants at South.

The interview process for the Resident Assistant position occurs early each spring semester (see timeline below). All communication regarding your candidacy will be sent to your University email account (JagMail).

The RA application (below) includes the full position description and reference request form. If you still have questions after accessing the application, please contact the RA recruitment team at RArecruitment@southalabama.edu or (251) 460-7088.

Attending an Interest Session is a great way to learn more about the position and all that it entails (see dates below). You must attend one (1) interest session to be an eligible candidate. We look forward to your candidacy!

2018-2019 RA INTEREST SESSIONS

  • 11/5/17 (Sun.) – Azalea Hall Classroom @ 6:00 PM
  • 11/6/17 (Mon.) – Stokes Hall Classroom @ 9:00 PM
  • 11/7/17 (Tues.) – Stokes Hall Classroom @ 9:00 PM
  • 11/8/17 (Weds.) – Stokes Hall Classroom @ 7:00 PM
  • 11/9/17 (Thurs.) – Epsilon 1 TV Room @ 9:00 PM
  • 11/13/17 (Mon.) – Beta/Gamma Commons @ 9:00 PM
  • 11/14/17 (Tues.) – Dining Hall Conference Rm @ 12:30 PM

2018-2019 RA SELECTION TIMELINE

  • December 1, 2017 – RA applications due by 5PM
  • January 29, 2018 – All applicants notified of application status via JagMail (invitations for interview sign-up will be included)
  • February 9, 2018 – RA Individual Interviews
  • February 10, 2018 – RA Group Process Interviews
  • February 26, 2018 – All applicants notified of selection status via JagMail
  • February 27, 2018 – RA Placement and Signing Day Event (4 - 5:30 PM)