Lakeland University
  • 25-Feb-2020 (PST)
  • Plymouth, WI, USA
  • Part Time


This role is designed to be a role model and to exercise the mission of the department and the Residence Life Experience in all aspects. To attain this, this position will work diligently to manage/supervise the residence halls and the staff assigned to them. This position works to help students persist toward an undergraduate degree. Main focuses will be supporting the hall community, supervision of the halls, S/RA training, summer groups, programming, professional development opportunities and on-call rotation. 



  • Bachelor's Degree required;
  • Demonstrate ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality;
  • Ability to effectively manage time and priorities;
  • Ability to prioritize office workflow and make effective administrative decisions to increase efficiency, accuracy, and productivity;
  • Demonstrated ability to tactfully and effectively communicate (written and verbal) with a variety of individuals;
  • Strong critical thinking skills;
  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook) or similar products;
  • Demonstrates organizational ability, attention to detail, and accuracy;
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment;
  • Ability to work evenings/weekends as needed.



  • Serves as a critical leader in fostering a campus culture building on the LU tradition;
  • Prepare student learning objectives to assess all programming;
  • Communicate student activities using marketing, social media, publications, etc.;
  • Have a strong knowledge of our students and can effectively communicate with them via email, social media, in person, etc., regarding programming;
  • Collaborate with faculty and staff with regards to programming;
  • Attend events on campus to support and engage students;
  • Provide supervision for hall in which they reside and the 6-11 staff members in that area;
  • Assist with housing applications;
  • Assist with S/RA applications, interviews and training; 
  • Attend trainings as necessary;
  • Serve as a member to departmental committees;
  • Hear minor level conduct cases;
  • Provide insight and be willing to think outside of the box;
  • Participate in the on-call duty responsibilities;
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • This is a live-on position.
  • Moderate physical activity. Requires handling of average weight objects of up to 25 pounds or standing and/or walking for more than four (4) hours per day;
  • No or very little exposure to physical risk;
  • Work involves moderate exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises;
  • Nights and weekends will be part of the job.



All Lakeland University staff members are expected to: 

  • Demonstrate in their words and actions an appreciation for the history of Lakeland University and a commitment to its stated mission;
  • Represent unequivocally in their behavior the stated values of the university;
  • Be good stewards of the University's resources, including its personnel and the goodwill of its friends, its alumni, and local community;
  • Work collaboratively (as opposed to competitively) with their peers to meet objectives and achieve our goals;
  • Keep their supervisor appropriately informed with respect to all matters that require their attention, including their own performance;
  • Be forthright and honest in their communication with all members of the university community;
  • Treat all members in a manner of teamwork and respect;
  • Acts in a manner that sets the standard for service in Higher Education and the core principals of Lakelanders Excelling at Professionalism (LEAP), shows respect, communicates, and is positive. 



Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee of this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 

Lakeland University does not offer H-1B or other work authorization visa sponsorship for this position. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire and maintain work authorization throughout the employment term. If you have questions regarding this, please contact Human Resources.

Lakeland University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Educator


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