Residential Life Coordinator

Wyoming, Sheridan Sheridan USA

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The Residential Life Coordinator is a live-in member of the Campus Life and Housing team and assists with daily program operations by directly supervising all residential staff. Charged with shaping the environment and experiences for students living in the residence halls, this role oversees services and programs which focus on learning outcomes connected to academic success, effective community engagement, intrapersonal development and cultural competency. The Residential Life Coordinator is responsible for providing guidance, direction, and support for the overall mission, vision, and goals of the residence life program at the NWCCD – Sheridan College, reporting to the Director of Campus Life and Housing. Housing is provided.

Supervisory and Management Responsibility:

Supervise the Resident Assistant team (20-25 students)

Advise the Residence Hall Association

Supervise Sheridan College Activities Network Staff (6-8 students)

Collaborate with custodial staff and oversight of residence hall cleaning schedule

Reports To Director of Campus Life and Housing


Bachelor’s degree is required; master’s degree in student affairs, education, or a related field is strongly preferred.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Utilizes a personal computer and computer software to include Adirondack’s The Housing Director and MS Office products. Demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel for creating reports and documents.

Able to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Demonstrates interpersonal skills including social perceptiveness, service orientation, negotiation, instruction and coordination. Is able to promote an inclusive environment.

Demonstrates personnel management skills including motivating, developing and directing people. Proficient at both oral and written communication. Also proficient at complex problem solving, inductive and deductive reasoning, and problem sensitivity.

Ability to work with/support non-traditional, at-risk college students while challenging students to promote their individual growth.

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements

  • Fast paced office environment
  • Ability to climb stairs
  • Ability to work varied hours and weekends
  • Must live in campus provided apartment

About Northern Wyoming Community College District

Sheridan College is located in historic Sheridan, WY at the foot of the beautiful Big Horn Mountains, minutes away from a variety of outdoor recreational activities. Sheridan is ranked “America’s Top Western Town” by True West magazine and is a vibrant community. Sheridan College is a vital component in the community.

Gillette College is located in Gillette, WY, the county seat of Campbell County. Located midway between the Big Horn Mountains to the West and the Black Hills of South Dakota to the east. Gillette is a growing, family-friendly community and enjoys a very strong economy due to energy-related industries located there.

NWCCD also includes a small campus site in Buffalo, WY.


Experience as a member of a residential program is preferred.

One year experience working with non-traditional or at-risk populations in the capacity of advising, counseling, education, housing, res life, or mentoring.

Experience working for or in collaboration with Educational Opportunity Programs or Diversity Initiative Programs, such as TRIO is preferred.

Having overcome similar barriers or come from similar backgrounds to the target population for TRIO is preferred (first-generation college student, lower socioeconomic status, veteran, person with disability) or Spanish speaking.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Housing expenses are included with the salary to equal a minimum of $35,420 to $44,275, depending on experience and education.

Transcripts are required and may be attached to your online application documents under “Transcripts” and for additional space, under “Other Documents” or emailed to: [email protected]

Letters of recommendation are highly recommended and can be attached to your online application documents (up to three letters), or may be sent to Human Resources at [email protected]

Job Duties

These are the job duties for required of the position.

Percentage of time 55


  • Manage key aspects of programming and community development to offer students a diverse range of topics (social, physical, emotional, and educational) at dates and times that will foster student participation
  • Manage programming budget
  • Supervise student programming staff

Job Duties

These are the job duties for required of the position.

Percentage of time 30


  • As a live-in staff member, manage operational functions for residence halls, such as building walk-throughs, damage assessment, reporting and billing, maintenance requests, hall openings and closings, and other administrative tasks.
  • Participate in year-round duty rotation to provide support to the residential population working closely with the Counseling Services, Campus Police and other campus resources.
  • Implement conduct proceedings and sanctions when appropriate, and communicates disciplinary issues to Director.
  • Maintain open lines of communication with team members and advises of needed areas of training for Resident Assistants as they arise.

Job Duties

These are the job duties for required of the position.

Percentage of time 15


  • Provide administrative support to the department
  • Participate in SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration) as needed
  • Assist in oversight of summer conferences assigned to the residence halls
  • Perform other duties as assigned

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Job Details

ID #2839261
State Wyoming
City Sheridan
Salary $36,483 - $54,724 a year
Source Northern Wyoming Community College District
Showed 2019-11-08
Date 2019-10-18
Deadline 2019-12-17
Category Human resource
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